Shorter Weekend Hours & Preparing to Close for Winter

With the colder weather here, we are shortening our weekend hours, but just a little!  Starting Saturday, Oct 20 we will be open Saturdays and Sundays from 7am to 12pm.  Weekday hours remain the same for now. The water at the ORC will be turned off on Monday, October 29 in the morning.  It may [...]

By | October 15th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Shorter Weekend Hours & Preparing to Close for Winter

Submit Your Name Ideas For New Boats!

The ORC Executive would like to know your name ideas for currently nameless boats in our boathouse. We've had quite a few submitted already - thank you!  This is the last call for name suggestions.  Names can: recognize a significant contributor to the ORC community, recognize an outstanding athlete who has won an Olympic or [...]

By | October 11th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Submit Your Name Ideas For New Boats!

Head of the Fish Information Package

For those athletes attending Head of the Fish regatta on October 27-28 an information package is available here.  Important dates and details are contained within.

By | October 4th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Head of the Fish Information Package

Head of Rideau Results

Big thank you to all of the clubs, participants, coaches, volunteers, officials, umpires, partners and spectators that contributed to another successful Head of the Rideau regatta this past weekend!  The weather and racing conditions were perfect.  Race results can be found here.  The varsity scoring can be found here.  Congratulations to Trent University on winning [...]

By | September 24th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Head of Rideau Results

Head of the Rideau Draw

The draw for Head of the Rideau, coming up on Sept 23, can be found here.  We look forward to some great racing at Rideau Canoe Club on Sunday!

By | September 18th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Head of the Rideau Draw

Local Athlete Fund Applications Being Accepted – Sept 15 deadline

Local Athlete’s Fund Application Overview The Local Athlete’s Fund is a new initiative with the purpose of providing financial support to ORC athletes in need who are rowing at the local club level. It has been established as a sister fund to the ORC’s existing Athlete’s Fund, which is designated to financially assist ORC athletes [...]

By | August 29th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Local Athlete Fund Applications Being Accepted – Sept 15 deadline

Volunteer THANKS & Join Our Head of the Rideau Volunteer Crew!

A very BIG thank you and a giant smile with a 'job well done' to our volunteer coaches and officials who have shared their time, energy and love and joy of rowing with our crews this year! From Adult Rowing League to competitive to recreational to masters and more our volunteer coaches are incredibly dedicated [...]

By | August 20th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Volunteer THANKS & Join Our Head of the Rideau Volunteer Crew!

Ottawa Rowing Club Wins at Royal Canadian Henley Regatta

Crews from the ORC’s junior and senior competitive programs are returning home after a week of racing in St. Catharines, ON at the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta, which is the biggest and toughest competition of the summer.  The Royal Canadian Henley Regatta is a week long regatta (August 6 to 12) featuring Canadian and international [...]

By | August 13th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Ottawa Rowing Club Wins at Royal Canadian Henley Regatta

Regatta Sport iTeam Site Is Open for Regatta Gear Orders

Are you in need of regatta gear for the upcoming racing season?  One the Canadian based suppliers, Regatta Sport, has opened it's iTeam site for new orders for the fall season.  Visit www.regattasport.com and following these iTeam instructions to place an order (click here). Order by September 16th to get your gear before fall racing season!

By | August 10th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Regatta Sport iTeam Site Is Open for Regatta Gear Orders

IT’S HERE! ORC Rowing Pass Pilot Has Launched

For experienced rowers who want to get out and row, but are not able to commit to a full membership. The ORC Rowing Pass Pilot is a flexible option for experienced rowers who want to get out and row but aren't able to commit to a full membership.  Experienced rowers are rowers who have rowed [...]

By | August 7th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on IT’S HERE! ORC Rowing Pass Pilot Has Launched