April 29 Ergatta Results

Congratulations to all who participated in our Spring ergatta. You can find the results here.  Great effort by all and thanks to everyone who raced and who cheered our rowers to the finish.

By | April 30th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Job Posting: Summer Camp Instructors

The Ottawa Rowing Club, celebrating 150 years in 2017, is seeking seasonal, full-time Discover Rowing Camp Instructors. The Ottawa Rowing Club (ORC) is a not-for-profit sports organization established in 1867 to provide rowing opportunities for participants of all ages. The ORC is comprised of paid employees, volunteer coaches and a volunteer Executive Committee. From April to November, the [...]

By | April 24th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Ottawa Rowing Club to Host Kitchissippi Flotilla with Ontario150!

The Ottawa Rowing Club (ORC) is honoured to be the recipient of an Ontario150 grant through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. To mark the 150th anniversary of the ORC, the Ottawa Rowing Club, with the generous support of Ontario150, will be hosting the Kitchissippi Flotilla on June 17, 2017. This free public event [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

ORC Member Safety Training

All ORC members are required to complete safety training before going on the water. Safety training will be held on April 18th and 20th at 6pm in the big boathouse. Safety training will also be held on April 29th following the Ergatta. More training times will be offered through the rowing season. ORC members registered [...]

By | April 17th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Athlete Representative Nominations Being Accepted

The role of ORC Athlete Representative is coming up for election.  ORC senior men’s rower, Aaron King, has filled this role for the last year.  The Athlete Representative sits on the ORC Executive representing the views of ORC athletes and contributing to the growth, development and success of the ORC.  The Athlete Representative is required [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Help Wanted for Dock Repairs

We're getting ready to put the ORC docks back into the River on Saturday, April 22.  But first, repairs must be made to the docks before they can be installed.  We're looking for volunteers to help with those repairs.  Can you help?  No experience is necessary!  If you can spare an afternoon or morning or [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

ORC Information Meeting – April 5 at 7pm

A reminder! The ORC is hosting an information meeting tonight - Wednesday, April 5th from 7pm to 9pm at Glebe Collegiate in the lecture hall.  This meeting is for returning members, new members, parents of rowers and anyone thinking about joining the ORC in 2017.  It's a perfect opportunity to learn about upcoming events, to meet program coaches and [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Paul Hawksworth Named ORC Technical Director

The Ottawa Rowing Club, celebrating 150 years in 2017, is pleased to announce that Paul Hawksworth will be joining the ORC staff as Technical Director as of April 3, 2017. As Technical Director, Paul will support the ORC’s Executive Director and it’s large and dedicated team of volunteer program coaches by recruiting athletes and coaches, [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Your $20 buys a brand new Hudson Super Predator 8+ !!!

BEST DEAL SINCE 1867! Donate $20 (or more!) to buy a brand new Hudson Super Predator 8+  for the Ottawa Rowing Club  Donate to the Ottawa Rowing Club by clicking this link!  How does the deal work? The ORC is 150 years old! What better way to ring in 150 years than to buy a new boat? [...]

By | April 1st, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments