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Winter Training at the YMCA

We will be returning to our winter training location as of November 13: Taggart Family YMCA (180 Argyle Ave). The location offers great hours, transit connections, ORC erg room, lots of classes, underground pay parking, pool, conditioning floor and more. ORC members can purchase a special 6 month access pass for $250 + HST from [...]

By | November 15th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Head of the Fish Information Package

Head of the Fish Regatta is coming up on October 28-29, 2017.  The regatta information package is posted here.  The package contains useful information for those ORC members that are scheduled to attend.

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

Head of Rideau Results

Results from Head of the Rideau Regatta can be found here.  Thank you to all of the crews and clubs that participated this year and a huge thanks and shout out to our volunteer team who made the day possible. #bestvolunteersever! Photos of the day can be found here.  Thank you to ORC volunteer, Steve [...]

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

Start your Tuesday with yoga at the ORC!

Very generously, junior rower parent and yoga instructor, Caroline Elson, has offered to deliver a yoga class on Tuesday mornings in the ORC boathouse. This yoga class is open to members of the ORC who may not be rowing in the early mornings and to the many parents that drop off their rowers in the [...]

By | September 18th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Make History! Add Your Name to a New Hudson 8+

Make history with the ORC! We're 150 years old this year and we're marking the occasion with a brand new Hudson Super Predator 8+! This isn't any 8+...it's the Kinoje, sleek and fast like the Northern Pike that makes the Ottawa River its home.  Team Ontario will race it at the 2017 Canada Games, then the [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

2017 Head of the Rideau

With pleasure, the Ottawa Rowing Club invites you to participate in the 45th annual Head of the Rideau Regatta. The Ottawa Rowing Club is celebrating 150 years of rowing excellence Canada's oldest rowing club, founded in 1867, the year of Canada's confederation! The club's first president was Canada's first Prime Minister, Sir John A. Macdonald. The Head of the Rideau Regatta [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Check Us Out on CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

Big thanks to our friends at the CTV Ottawa Morning Live show for visiting us on August 30th for their broadcast.  Miss the show that morning?  Click here to watch!  Great chance to see the ORC and crews from University of Ottawa and Carleton rowing teams during fall training camp.  Thanks to everyone for making [...]

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

Ottawa Rowing Club Crews win eight Royal Canadian Henley Regatta gold medals

St Catharines ON - August 13 - ORC senior and junior competitive crews brought home five Henley gold medals on the weekend to add to the three Henley golds that the ORC’s masters crews won on August 6th, as the 135th Royal Canadian henley regatta week of racing wrapped up. The ORC’s Josh King closed [...]

By | August 13th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Ottawa Rowing Club Crews Strike Gold with Start of Royal Canadian Henley Regatta

Ottawa (ON) - The Ottawa Rowing Club kicked off an exciting period of racing this past weekend during the Royal Canadian Henley Masters Regatta in St. Catharines, ON, the most prestigious and high profile summer regatta in North America. The ORC’s masters team ended a successful Henley Masters weekend with three gold medals in quad, [...]

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

Remembering Our Unforgettable Brian Adams

The ORC’s Club Manager and Boatman, Brian Adams, made the ORC his home away from home and our members his extended family. Below a sometimes tough and gruff exterior, he was a gentle soul who lived many lives before coming to the ORC some 15 years ago and staying until he left us far too [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments