Hong Kong Rowing Youth Academy


The “Hong Kong Rowing Youth Academy” (HKRYA) organized by the Hong Kong, China Rowing Association (HKCRA) is one of the continuous development and training programs under the subvention from the Leisure and Cultural Services Department. Any youngsters recruited and pass the test via the HKRYA’s selection day will be recommended to join the HKRYA.



The HKRYA aims to further improve the rowing skills and physical fitness level of youngsters through systematic training to reach the level of the Hong Kong Junior Rowing Team, and then promote to Hong Kong Sports Institute to become a scholarship athlete.


The First phase of HKRYA’s Selection Day 2022 is as follows: 

If you want to join the HKRYA for continuous training, you can attend the selection day with details given as below.


The basic criteria for selection are based on your potential for sporting activities. Even you do not have any experience in rowing, as long as the you can meet the following conditions, you are welcome to participate this FREE of Charge selection day!



  • Age: 9 to 20 years old
  • Good physical fitness level and love sports
  • Have goal and strong spirit


Selection Day Content:

  • Height, weight
  • Indoor rowing machine experience and brief introduction for rowing knowledge
  • Mock rowing
  • On water rowing



Date: 25 June 2022 (Sat)

Time: 09:00-12:00 (1st session)/ 14:00-17:00 (2nd session) *choose either one only

Venue: Sha Tin Rowing Centre or Jockey Club Shek Mun Rowing Centre

No. of spot: Only limited quota is available


*The selection day period and time may be adjusted according to school holidays. Latest news and any changes will be announced on the HKRYA Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/HongKongRowingYouthAcademy 



Please submit your application through one of below methods by deadline 11/6/2022.

(If you already submitted the application in THE FORTH PHASE OF HKRYA’S SELECTION DAY and you will be on the list in this SELECTION DAY, it is not necessary  to submit again.)

  1. Via Google Link (https://forms.gle/V4ivq9TnF4G8BScC9)
  2. Download application form here and return by email (hkcra@rowing.org.hk) or WhatsApp to 56231872



Mr Kelvin KWOK, Youth Rowing Development Officer

Tel:  (852) 3841 7351

 (852) 2696 2337 Email: hkcra@rowing.org.hk

WhatsApp: 5623 1872

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