HAPPY NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK!

The Ottawa Rowing Club would not be what it is today, or have thrived for 150 years, without dedicated, amazing, passionate volunteers.  Not just this National Volunteer Week, but everyday, we thank our volunteers for every little bit they contribute to our rowing community and to keeping our historic rowing club standing proud on the [...]

By | April 18th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on HAPPY NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK!

Safety Training

Registered ORC members are required to complete annual safety training before getting on the water.  Training takes approximately one hour to complete and is held on the second level of the big boathouse.  Safety training is scheduled for the following dates: Tuesday, April 17, 6pm Thursday, April 19, 6pm Tuesday, April 24, 6pm Thursday, April [...]

By | April 13th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Safety Training

#ORCvolunteerlove for Coach Ed Fournier!

The Ottawa Rowing Club is home to so many amazing, motivated, selfless volunteers! We feel really lucky to know and have them in our community – we want you to know them too. Here’s another edition of Project #ORCvolunteerlove, where we ask volunteers a series of questions. We’ll post new volunteer Q&As each week. Their [...]

By | April 9th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on #ORCvolunteerlove for Coach Ed Fournier!

REMINDER: ORC Information Meeting, April 4 at 7pm!

Are you a returning member?  Or thinking about rowing for the first time? There will be an ORC Information Meeting on Wednesday, April 4 from 7pm to 9pm in the Lecture Hall at Glebe Collegiate.  All are welcome and encourage to attend.  Meet our staff and coaches, other members, learn about the upcoming rowing season [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on REMINDER: ORC Information Meeting, April 4 at 7pm!

VOLUNTEER CALL OUT: Dock Repairs

The river is opening, up, the ice is melting, its time for spring rowing! But first we’ve got to fix the old docks before we put them in the water on April 21. Two of the old docks require major, invasive surgery. You can help out by giving us some of your time to repairing [...]

By | April 2nd, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on VOLUNTEER CALL OUT: Dock Repairs

#ORCvolunteerlove for Coach Stu McKenzie!

The Ottawa Rowing Club is home to so many amazing, motivated, selfless volunteers! We feel really lucky to know and have them in our community – we want you to know them too. Here’s another edition of Project #ORCvolunteerlove, where we ask volunteers a series of questions. We’ll post new volunteer Q&As each week. Their [...]

By | March 27th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on #ORCvolunteerlove for Coach Stu McKenzie!

RCA Learn to Row Coach Course in Ottawa, June 9/10

Are you thinking about coaching? Do you just want to become a better rower? Want to add a great, new qualification to your resume? There are lots of great reasons to take the RCA Learn to Row Coach course!  And we'll be hosting a course in Ottawa on June 9/10. Click here for all course [...]

By | March 26th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on RCA Learn to Row Coach Course in Ottawa, June 9/10

JOB POSTING: Learn to Row Instructor

The Ottawa Rowing Club is seeking a paid, part-time Learn to Row Instructor to assist in the delivery of our Learn to Row program, which is delivered May-September to beginner rowers.  Evening hours are required.  A full job description is available here. Applications should be emailed to melissa@ottawarowingclub.com.  Deadline to apply is Tuesday, April 3, [...]

By | March 20th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on JOB POSTING: Learn to Row Instructor

#ORCvolunteerlove for Kate Gorsline!

The Ottawa Rowing Club is home to so many amazing, motivated, selfless volunteers! We feel really lucky to know and have them in our community – we want you to know them too. Here's another edition of Project #ORCvolunteerlove, where we ask volunteers a series of questions. We’ll post new volunteer Q&As each week. Their [...]

By | March 19th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on #ORCvolunteerlove for Kate Gorsline!

2018 Program Registration is OPEN!

It's almost that time to get back on the water! That makes us super duper happy. We have lots of amazing programs to choose from, whether you're brand new to rowing or experienced. Click here to see all programs and to register! Not sure which program is right for you? Email rowing@ottawarowingclub.com and ask us! See you [...]

By | March 13th, 2018|Uncategorised|Comments Off on 2018 Program Registration is OPEN!