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3010, 2018

ORC Winter Training

October 30th, 2018|Comments Off on ORC Winter Training

The Ottawa Rowing Club will return to the Taggart Family YMCA (180 Argyle Ave) for 2018/2019 winter ORC member training. You can find info about the Taggart Y here. The Taggart YMCA is offering a [...]

2910, 2018

Dock Removal and Club Closing on November 10

October 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Dock Removal and Club Closing on November 10

Our dock removal and club closing will take place on Saturday, November 10, beginning at 8am.  This is a giant task that requires help from many.  Please make yourself available that morning to contribute. Jobs [...]

2210, 2018

Cold Water Rules in Effect

October 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Cold Water Rules in Effect

Cold water rules are in effect at the ORC. This means: - all crews must be accompanied by a coach boat. - no rowing past the Gatineau River. - all single scullers must wear a [...]

1710, 2018

Fall Hours Start Oct 18 and Water Access Off Oct 19

October 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Fall Hours Start Oct 18 and Water Access Off Oct 19

The City will be turning our water off earlier than expected due to dropping temperatures.  Our water will be turned off on Friday, October 19 at 8am.  So no running water after this time and [...]

1510, 2018

Important Safety Reminder: ORC Parking Lot & Lady Grey Drive

October 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Important Safety Reminder: ORC Parking Lot & Lady Grey Drive

We want to remind all of our members of the following important safety points: if you are walking or riding your bike in the dark, please put lights on!  It makes it really difficult for [...]

1510, 2018

Shorter Weekend Hours & Preparing to Close for Winter

October 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Shorter Weekend Hours & Preparing to Close for Winter

With the colder weather here, we are shortening our weekend hours, but just a little!  Starting Saturday, Oct 20 we will be open Saturdays and Sundays from 7am to 12pm.  Weekday hours remain the same [...]

1110, 2018

Submit Your Name Ideas For New Boats!

October 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Submit Your Name Ideas For New Boats!

The ORC Executive would like to know your name ideas for currently nameless boats in our boathouse. We've had quite a few submitted already - thank you!  This is the last call for name suggestions. [...]

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