#ORCvolunteerlove for Jennifer Shortall!

The Ottawa Rowing Club is home to so many amazing, motivated, selfless volunteers! We feel really lucky to know and have them in our community – we want you to know them too. Here’s another edition of Project #ORCvolunteerlove, where we ask volunteers a series of questions. We’ll post new volunteer Q&As each week. Their [...]

By | April 27th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on #ORCvolunteerlove for Jennifer Shortall!

April 28 Ergatta Results

Thanks to all those who raced at our spring Ergatta today!  Results can be found here.

By | April 24th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on April 28 Ergatta Results

Tulip Regatta – Enter by May 4

The ORC will be hosting it's annual Tulip Regatta on Dow's Lake on Saturday, May 12, 2018. This regatta is open to experienced, competitive junior, senior, recreational and masters ORC members. The entry deadline is Friday, May 4, 2018. You must be a 2018 registered member of the ORC to participate in the regatta.  ORC [...]

By | April 19th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Tulip Regatta – Enter by May 4

VOLUNTEER CALL OUT: Dock Installation and Club Clean Up on April 21!

Good news! The ORC docks are scheduled to be installed this Saturday, April 21.  The docks will be put back in the water and the club will be cleaned up and prepared for us to start operations on Monday, April 23. Work on Saturday, April 21 will begin at 8am.  We need as many helping [...]

By | April 19th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on VOLUNTEER CALL OUT: Dock Installation and Club Clean Up on April 21!

HAPPY NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK!

The Ottawa Rowing Club would not be what it is today, or have thrived for 150 years, without dedicated, amazing, passionate volunteers.  Not just this National Volunteer Week, but everyday, we thank our volunteers for every little bit they contribute to our rowing community and to keeping our historic rowing club standing proud on the [...]

By | April 18th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on HAPPY NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK!

Safety Training

Registered ORC members are required to complete annual safety training before getting on the water.  Training takes approximately one hour to complete and is held on the second level of the big boathouse.  Safety training is scheduled for the following dates: Tuesday, April 17, 6pm Thursday, April 19, 6pm Tuesday, April 24, 6pm Thursday, April [...]

By | April 13th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Safety Training

#ORCvolunteerlove for Coach Ed Fournier!

The Ottawa Rowing Club is home to so many amazing, motivated, selfless volunteers! We feel really lucky to know and have them in our community – we want you to know them too. Here’s another edition of Project #ORCvolunteerlove, where we ask volunteers a series of questions. We’ll post new volunteer Q&As each week. Their [...]

By | April 9th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on #ORCvolunteerlove for Coach Ed Fournier!

REMINDER: ORC Information Meeting, April 4 at 7pm!

Are you a returning member?  Or thinking about rowing for the first time? There will be an ORC Information Meeting on Wednesday, April 4 from 7pm to 9pm in the Lecture Hall at Glebe Collegiate.  All are welcome and encourage to attend.  Meet our staff and coaches, other members, learn about the upcoming rowing season [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on REMINDER: ORC Information Meeting, April 4 at 7pm!

VOLUNTEER CALL OUT: Dock Repairs

The river is opening, up, the ice is melting, its time for spring rowing! But first we’ve got to fix the old docks before we put them in the water on April 21. Two of the old docks require major, invasive surgery. You can help out by giving us some of your time to repairing [...]

By | April 2nd, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on VOLUNTEER CALL OUT: Dock Repairs