Order Your ORC Gear by July 28th

June 24th, 2019|Comments Off on Order Your ORC Gear by July 28th

Need ORC gear for the fall? Now is the time to order from the Regatta Sport iTEAMS site. Click here for instructions on how to order. Deadline for orders is July 28th!

Celebrate Canada Day at the Ottawa Rowing Club!

June 17th, 2019|Comments Off on Celebrate Canada Day at the Ottawa Rowing Club!

This Canada Day, bring the family to the Ottawa Rowing Club for an enjoyable riverside experience. Try out a new water sport - rowing, sailing, and SUP. Enjoy the simple pleasures of old-fashioned games - [...]

ORC Canada Day Fireworks Party!

June 17th, 2019|Comments Off on ORC Canada Day Fireworks Party!

Make plans to spend Canada Day at the best cottage in the City and celebrate with us! We will be hosting our annual Celebrate Canada event during the daytime between 10am and 3pm with all [...]

ORC Member Yoga Begins June 11

June 5th, 2019|Comments Off on ORC Member Yoga Begins June 11

ORC member yoga will kick off on June 11! This yoga is free to ORC members and is an AWESOME addition to your rowing training. Grab your mat, drop your brain, listen to your body [...]

Job Posting: Boat Repair Technician

May 7th, 2019|Comments Off on Job Posting: Boat Repair Technician

The ORC is seeking to hire a full-time Boat Repair Technician. The job description, with requirements, is available here. Applications should be submitted by email to melissa@ottawarowingclub.com. The application deadline is Monday, May 20, 2019. This position [...]

Spring Ergatta Results

May 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Spring Ergatta Results

Congrats to all those who pulled a 2k at our spring ergatta! Results can be found here.

Call for Volunteers for spring and summer events

April 28th, 2019|Comments Off on Call for Volunteers for spring and summer events

The Ottawa Rowing Club has the BEST volunteers! And, boy, do we need our volunteers to make this year another success. A number of special events coming up this spring and summer for the club… [...]

Flood Relief: How you can help this non profit

April 25th, 2019|Comments Off on Flood Relief: How you can help this non profit

The story of the Ottawa Rowing Club is steeped in history. Founded in 1867, Canada's oldest rowing club is a non-profit, volunteer-driven, community organization. Its founding father was Sir John A. Macdonald and it has [...]

Latest Flood Update

April 23rd, 2019|Comments Off on Latest Flood Update

The Ottawa River has risen since our last update of April 20th. It is possible that it will rise at least another foot in the next day or two. A lot depends on the snowmelt [...]

Flood Update

April 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Flood Update

The scenario we found ourselves in, in Spring 2017, has returned. The Ottawa River has risen above its banks and the Ottawa Rowing Club is flooded. Due to significant rainfall and melting snow the Ottawa [...]