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Ottawa Rowing Club’s Ed Fournier Wins Lifetime Award for his profound impact on the Rowing Community!

Jan 5, 2023

Ed Fournier, longtime Coach at the Ottawa Rowing Club and Raven’s Rowing is the recipient of one of the Lifetime Awards from the Ottawa Sports Awards!

The award recognizes individuals who have performed their role at a competitive level for a minimum of 20 years and have contributed greatly to their respective club(s) and sport. Ed won alongside Todd Nicholson, Paralympic gold medalist and captain for Canada, as well as previous winners, Coach Eric Loucks, who has successfully coached Olympic level figure skating, and Dominic Soong, a top badminton player turned coach. We are extremely proud of his contributions to the Ottawa Rowing Club, and subsequently the rowing community. It wouldn’t be the same without you! Read the full press release below!