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
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.
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
Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) announced today that John Keogh, Performance Director of the Women’s Program in London, Ontario will not be returning to lead the program through the next quadrennial. Keogh has accepted another position that will be announced later today.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sunday, September 11, 2016 – This morning at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, the LTAMixed4+ of Curtis Halladay, Meghan Montgomery, Victoria Nolan, Andrew Todd and Kristen Kit rowed to a bronze medal finish in a tight race with Great Britain, reigning World...Read more
Today, Canada came away with a silver and a bronze to bring their medal count up to three at the World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands. The men’s coxed pair finished second in a tight final, with Kate Sauks in the lightweight women’s single sculls grabbing the bronze. This adds to...Read more
Today at the Under-23 World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Nicole Hare and Hillary Janssens rowed to a gold medal in the women’s pair defeating the defending Under-23 World Champions, the United States of America. The Canadian pair powered through to an early lead and finished...Read more
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NEWS: RCA congratulates the 45 umpires who were appointed to the juries for the 2017 RCA National Regattas. The RCA Umpires Committee selected umpires for the following events: Canada Summer Games, Royal Canadian Henley Regatta, the Canadian University Rowing Association (CURA) Championships and the National Rowing Championships.
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“I am extremely pleased with the number of umpires that have been selected to be part of the four National Regattas,” said Tom Blacquiere, chair, RCA Umpires Committee. “The selected umpires are at a variety of stages along the Umpire Pathway, and I am encouraged to see so many applying. This demonstrates the work being done across the country in developing umpires.” 5 days 4 hours ago.