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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
We are deeply saddened by the passing of our dear friend, Brian Adams, on the morning of Sunday, July 23, 2017 after a battle with cancer. Brian has been a fixture at the Ottawa Rowing Club and in the greater rowing community for more than 15 years. Brian touched every boat, oar, dock, every other [...]
Are you racing with the ORC at the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta? If you are, you should read this information package so you're informed. Important deadlines are included within! Junior rowers must also submit a completed Athlete Information Form before June 21. You can find the form here.
Are you racing with the ORC at RowOntario Championships? If you are, you should read this information package so you're informed. Important deadlines are included within! Junior rowers must also submit a completed Athlete Information Form before June 21. You can find the form here.