Another great summer for the ORC’s Adult Rowing League

Congratulations to everyone who helped make ARL 2016 a great success!! For the past 10 weeks, over 130 people have come down to the club to learn how to row, how to race and through it have become a part of the vibrant ORC community. Because of their great experience with the ORC, many of them [...]

By | July 29th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

ORC wins 31 medals at RowOntario Championships

Congratulations to all the ORC rowers and coaches at last weekend's RowOntario Championship in Welland. Wining at total of 31 medals over the two days of competition, only St Catharines Rowing Club with 32, had more top three places than the ORC. Nine Gold medals -- Sr W 8+ , U19 W 2- , Sr [...]

By | July 27th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

ORC’s Andrew Todd named to Canada’s Paralympic team for Rio

Rowing Canada Aviron and the Canadian Paralympic Committee are proud to announce the five athletes nominated for selection to Team Canada for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games this September. Canada’s legs, trunk and arms mixed coxed four (LTAMix4+) crew will arrive in Rio de Janeiro with significant experience from three-time Paralympians Meghan Montgomery (Winnipeg, Man.) [...]

By | July 26th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Come join us for the Ottawa Rowing Club’s Cottage Party at the club!

The celebration of the end of the summer season will be held in the old boathouse on Saturday, August 13th starting at 6pm. There will be a live band, cash bar, a great view of the fireworks that evening, and amazing food! This year the meal will be chicken, ribs, and home-style sides. Tickets are [...]

By | July 26th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Boat christening – Thursday July 28 – 6:00 pm

The new 4+, which will be named after David and Wendy Blakey, will be christened on Thursday, July 28th prior to the beginning of Adult Rowing League's last race night, at 6:00 pm. All club members are encouraged to attend this presentation to honour these valued club members, to watch ARL races and enjoy the food [...]

By | July 21st, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Don’t miss the ORC’s Royal Canadian Henley garden party – July 29 from 5:00 pm

The annual Royal Henley Garden Party, which is a celebration to send off our athletes to the Canadian Henley, will take place at the ORC in the new boathouse on Friday, July 29th starting at 5:00 pm . All ORC members are invited for this farewell cheer as crews head to St Catharines for the [...]

By | July 21st, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Adult Rowing League point standings after two weeks

Here are the team point standings for this year's Adult Rowing League going into Thursday's third week of racing.

By | July 19th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Congratulations to the ORC’s Masters medal winners

Congratulations to the following ORC members and crews for their medal-winning performances at the RowOntario Masters Championship in Welland on July 10! Gold Medals MLwt1x- Stewart Taylor AA-A 4+ - Anna Van der Kamp / Caitlin Salter-MacDonald /Pamela Peacock/ Rachel Inch/ Cox: Chelsie Smith Silver Medals WLwt 1x –Christa Ramonat W2- Anna Van der Kamp/Rachel Inch [...]

By | July 13th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

ORC at the World University Rowing Championships

Congratulations to rowers Anne Currie (Carleton) , Alanna Fogarty (University of Ottawa), Hunter Amesbury (Carleton) and coach Kate Gorsline named today to Canada's team for the 2016 World University Rowing Championships in Poznan, Poland from September 2-4, 2016

By | July 11th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Hudson single for sale

It's a vintage Hudson MWT women's (LWT men's) scull. Made from wood fiber with a vinyl top. Light use for the last 6 years, and is in excellent condition. New Hudson shoes have been added to the boat. The oars that come with it are standard oars with Macon blades. The price for the boat [...]

By | July 9th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments