Get your Tickets for the Boat House Party and Fundraiser on June 23

May 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Celebrate Summer with the Ottawa Rowing Club Boat House Party!  Click here to get your tickets. The evening will include live music from local Ottawa band, Gin & Tonic! Your party ticket includes an awesome [...]


May 26th, 2017|0 Comments

The Ottawa Rowing Club has the BEST volunteers! And, boy, do we need our volunteers during our 150th year. We have a number of special events coming up where we could use your help! SPECIAL EVENTS: [...]

Get Your Limited Edition Commemorative ORC 150 Gear!

May 25th, 2017|0 Comments

The Ottawa Rowing Club is excited to unveil our 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 [...]

Kitchissippi Flotilla – Sign up by May 29!

May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The Ottawa Rowing Club (ORC) is honoured to be the recipient of an Ontario150 grant through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. To mark the 150th anniversary of the ORC, the Ottawa Rowing Club, [...]

Yoga at the Ottawa Rowing Club

May 21st, 2017|0 Comments

When: Every Tuesday evening starting June 13 and ending August 1. Time: All classes are 6pm to 7:15pm Who: ORC yoga is open and free to all registered ORC members.  The drop in fee for [...]

ORC Doors Open & Free Try Rowing Day

May 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The Ottawa Rowing Club, established in 1867 and home to almost 1000 members, is Canada’s oldest and second largest rowing club in Canada. Our site on the Ottawa River features the original boathouse containing displays [...]

Thank You To Our Awesome Volunteers

May 21st, 2017|0 Comments

We want to pass along much appreciation and gratitude to the many hardworking volunteers who have showed up over the past week to help with our post-flood clean up at the ORC.  The flood left [...]

ORC Flood Update

May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

We want to express deep thanks to all who have reached out during the flood situation, offering help, encouraging words and expressions of support. The rowing family is a strong, tight-knit one, which we are [...]

High River Level – ORC closed regular hours, dock installation delayed

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

The water level at the ORC is very high making it difficult to get into the boathouses due to flooding in the parking lot and our laneway.  The club will be closed regular hours for [...]

April 29 Ergatta Results

April 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Congratulations to all who participated in our Spring ergatta. You can find the results here.  Great effort by all and thanks to everyone who raced and who cheered our rowers to the finish.