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Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) would like to extend its condolences to the family and friends of Lorne Loomer, who passed away on January 1, 2017. Loomer, a native of Nelson, B.C., was a member of the first Canadian crew to win an Olympic gold medal in rowing. Coached by Frank Read, he competed in...Read more

Rowing Canada Aviron’s (RCA) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Terry Dillon as Chief Executive Officer. Dillon, who will be based in Victoria, B.C., joins RCA with a strong background of experience in sport, education and leadership management. He will begin his role...Read more

Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is pleased to announce today that Michelle Darvill, Dave Thompson and Terry Paul have been named as the senior national team coaches with John Wetzstein as senior coach (Para) for the start of the upcoming season. Thompson will be joining current coaches Darvill, Paul...Read more

Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is pleased to announce the launch of the RCA Athlete Development Pathway eLearning Module which supports the continuing education and development of Canadian rowing coaches.

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The Canadian University Rowing Association (CURA), alongside Western University and the University of Guelph, hosted the Canadian University Rowing Championships (CURC) in Welland this past weekend. The Western University women’s team and the University of British Columbia (UBC) men’s team won...Read more

Following this summer’s celebration of the Canadian Rowing Hall of Fame’s inaugural class at the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta, Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is pleased to announce the launch of the Hall’s online platform which will allow the users to view inductees as well as submit nominations....Read more

Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) announced today that Peter Cookson is taking on the role of Director of Sport and Pathway Development.  This role will see Cookson focus his attention on the Athlete, Coach and Competition Development Pathways and growing the next generation of coaching and rowing...Read more

In January 2013, following the RCA Annual General Meeting, a Membership Category Review Working Group was formed to deal with membership structure concerns that were raised at that...Read more

The International Rowing Federation (FISA) is pleased to announce in partnership with Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) the 2017 World Rowing Coaches Conference and RCA National Conference. The joint conference will be held in Vancouver from January 26 to 28, 2017. 

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BURNABY, BC, Sunday, September 25, 2016 – The 2016 RCA National Rowing Championships – Canada Cup (NRC-CC), hosted by Rowing BC, finished at Burnaby Lake with over 200 athletes competing from across Canada. The regatta ran from Thursday, September 22nd to Sunday,...Read more

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