To ORC members, alumni and the many friends of Brian Adams, Brian has had an enormous impact on the success and character of the ORC during his lengthy tenure with the club. He's often been the first person that a new member might meet and he's remained the primary guide for many during their rowing [...]
The Ottawa Rowing Club has worked with ZiZU Optics to develop two models of sunglasses specifically for the club. These sunglasses have high-quality polarized lenses and are exceptionally durable. For every pair purchased, ZiZU Optics will donate $20 to the ORC. All orders will be brought down to the club for your pickup. To order, [...]
Thank you to everyone who participated in the ORC's National Capital High School Regatta on June 10! A big shout out and thanks to our volunteers, umpires and parents for making it all happen successfully - and to Mother Nature for a gorgeous day. Results from the regatta can be found here.
Overview The Local Athlete’s Fund is an initiative with the purpose of providing financial support to ORC athletes in need who are rowing at the local club level. It was established as a sister fund to the ORC’s existing Athlete’s Fund, which is designated to financially assist ORC athletes competing internationally. It has been established to [...]
The ORC Executive is looking for membership input as to potential names for currently nameless boats. Names can: recognize a significant contributor to the ORC community, recognize an outstanding athlete who has won an Olympic or World Championship medal, or simply be a word/phrase that represents the spirit of the ORC. Please submit your suggested [...]