ORC News

Henley Send Off July 27th! RSVP Now!

Save the date! July 27th is the Henley send off, the year end celebration for all the hard work and training done this season in preparation for the big week (or day for Masters!) in August.   ORC Members and Alumni can come on out to the Andy Binda Boathouse on July...

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2022 ORC Safety Training

Ottawa Rowing Club Safety Training 2022 Welcome to the 2022 Ottawa Rowing Club safety training! This year the ORC is continuing an online delivery of its safety training, in accordance with Row Ontario and Row Canada guidelines. If you have any questions regarding...

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April 13, 2022 ORC Newsletter

Rowing Season Incoming!  The start of the 2022 season is getting closer! The dock is set to be installed on April 23rd, and we can’t wait to see everyone back at the Club for this great season! Club Program Summer Kick-Off Meeting Junior and Senior Competitive Rowers!...

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Job Opportunities

The Ottawa Rowing Club (ORC) is a not-for-profit sports organization established in 1867 to provide rowing instruction for participants of all ages.  The ORC is comprised of a volunteer Executive Committee, volunteers and paid employees.  From April to November, the...

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March 1st ORC Newsletter

Welcome On Board to the ORC Executive VP Recreational:   Andrew Harfield - started rowing in the mid 1990s as a Junior and progressively advanced to U23 and Senior programs. Along the way, he says,  “I did win CSSRAs twice and Henley 3 times in crew boats. I also...

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VIRTUAL ORC AGM – February 16th, 2022 at 7pm

February 16, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Virtual All Full season members (coaches, umpires, competitive or recreational members who rowed all three seasons Spring/Summer/Fall) have voting priviledge. Where a Member with voting privileges is under the age of eighteen...

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New Hire – Office Administrator

Val Thompson has been hired as the new Club Administrator. Val comes to us with many years of relevant expertise that is already proving to be invaluable to the Club! Most recently she worked with the Grant Writing Committee to assist in securing the two Trillium...

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Club Open for “Limited” Use

Great news everyone! The ORC is "kind of" open for business. As of today, RowOntario has announced that Ontario clubs can open in partial capacity for recreational purposes only. This means that singles (and household doubles) can row. Rowers must arrive in waves no...

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ORC Safety Training

Welcome to the 2021 Ottawa Rowing Club safety training! This year the ORC is piloting an online delivery of its safety training, in accordance with Row Ontario guidelines and COVID-19 protocols. If you have any questions regarding safety training delivery please...

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