The ORC Boathouses will be closed on Friday, October 20. We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding. Normal club hours will resume on Saturday, October 21, 7am to 2pm.
The award season is upon us already and now is the time to celebrate the triumphs and successes of 2017 at the ORC! This is a great time to recognize fellow rowers, coaches, umpires and volunteers for all their work and dedication over our 150th year. ORC Awards will be handed out at the ORC [...]
Please join the Ottawa Rowing Club for the President’s Awards Banquet on Saturday, November 18, 2017. The event will be held at: Delta Ottawa City Centre 101 Lyon Street North Ottawa Cocktails will be served from 6pm Dinner will be served at 7pm The evening will include a special guest speaker, a buffet-style dinner and [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
You can still order your ORC limited edition commemorative 150 gear in celebration of our 150th birthday in 2017! This gear is only available during our 150th year of rowing excellence. We've gone way back to our historic roots with the gear which showcases the original crest of the Ottawa Rowing Club, along with a [...]