2019/2020 Winter Training

Winter is coming and that means winter training is around the corner! The Ottawa Rowing Club will return to the Taggart Family YMCA (180 Argyle Ave) for 2019/2020 winter ORC member training. You can find info about the Taggart Y here. The Taggart YMCA is offering a 6 month pass (this pass is available to [...]

By | November 6th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on 2019/2020 Winter Training

Dock Removal and Club Closing – Nov 8 and 9

Our dock removal and club closing will take place this Saturday, November 9, beginning at 8am.  This is a giant task that requires help from many.  Please make yourself available that morning to contribute. We would also like to start de-rigging boats and dismantling outdoor racks on Friday, November 8 beginning at 4pm and could [...]

By | November 6th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Dock Removal and Club Closing – Nov 8 and 9

President’s Banquet Tickets on Sale!

Please join the Ottawa Rowing Club for the President’s Awards Banquet on Saturday, November 23, 2019! The event will be held at:Delta Ottawa City Centre101 Lyon Street NorthOttawa Cocktails will be served from 6 pmDinner will be served at 7 pm The evening will include an inspirational talk by a keynote speaker, as well as [...]

By | November 4th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on President’s Banquet Tickets on Sale!

Cold Water Rules in Effect

The water temperature is 10 degrees and falling. Cold water rules are now in effect. This means all 1x scullers must be wearing and inflatable pfd around their waist, all 2xs or 2-s must carry pfds in the boat with them, all rowers must row with a safety boat, nobody is permitted to row past [...]

By | October 29th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Cold Water Rules in Effect

Congrats to our Head of the Charles Crews!

Crews from the Ottawa Rowing Club (ORC) raced this weekend at the 56th annual Head of the Charles regatta in Boston, MA. The Head of the Charles regatta is one of the largest and most competitive regattas in North America attracting more than 11,000 athletes and thousands of spectators for racing over a three mile [...]

By | October 21st, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Congrats to our Head of the Charles Crews!

Adjusted Fall Hours as of October 18

It's getting darker and colder at the ORC and our open hours will shorten as of Friday, October 18: Mondays and Wednesdays 2pm to 8pm Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 2pm to 6pm Saturdays and Sundays 7am to 12pm

By | October 16th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Adjusted Fall Hours as of October 18

Ottawa Rowing Club Races to Gold at Head of the Trent Regatta

Peterborough, ON - Crews from the Ottawa Rowing Club traveled to Peterborough, ON this past weekend to race at the Head of the Trent Regatta. The Head of the Trent Regatta is one of the premier regattas that ORC crews race at every Fall. The Regatta is a head style race over a distance of [...]

By | October 7th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Ottawa Rowing Club Races to Gold at Head of the Trent Regatta

Head of the Rideau Results

Big thank you to all of our volunteers, officials, coaches and competitors for another great Head of the Rideau regatta! Results can be found here.

By | September 30th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Head of the Rideau Results

Attention Juniors: Head of the Fish Information Package

Do you have a junior rower headed to Head of the Fish regatta on October 26-27? If so, please read this information package. It contains important details and deadlines so you and your rower are prepared for this regatta!

By | September 18th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Attention Juniors: Head of the Fish Information Package

Fall Hours Take Effect September 3

Fall hours will take effect on Tuesday, September 3. The Boathouses will be open: Monday to Friday 5am to 8am (boathouses will close at 8am) and re-open from 2pm to 8pm Saturday and Sunday 7am to 2pm

By | August 28th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Fall Hours Take Effect September 3