Wednesday September 13, 2017 - Team Canada’s PyeongChang 2018 Chef de Mission, Isabelle Charest, announced the appointment of three Athlete Mentors who will help provide support and guidance to competing Canadian athletes.
Olympic rower Julien Bahain was selected from an extensive list of...Read more
Monday, September 11, 2017 - RCA is keeping a close eye on Hurricane Irma and the potential impact on the upcoming 2017 World Championships in Sarasota, FL. The safety of our Canadian athletes, coaches and support staff is our number one priority. We are maintaining close contact with event...Read more
Saturday, August 12 – The 135th Royal Canadian Henley Regatta started strong for the National Training Centre, with all crews racing in the Women's Championship Pair advancing to the final on Sunday (10:20 a.m. ET). Nicole Hare and Hillary Janssens finished the top...Read more
Sunday, August 6, 2017 – A week of solid performances on the water in Trakai, Lithuania yielded a bronze medal at the World Rowing Juniors Championships from Kieanna Stephens and Grace VandenBroek in the women’s double sculls. The men’s four of Fraser Darling, Neil Kennedy,...Read more
In the fall of 2015, Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) initiated a review of its High Performance Program following the 2015 World Rowing Championships. This review had the full support of the RCA Board of Directors, leadership team and Own The Podium (OTP). The mandate of the review was to evaluate...Read more
RCA Keynote speakers series at the 2018 National Conference in January! Don't miss it!
Jennifer Walinga - An educator for 30 years, and former member of Canada’s Commonwealth, World and Olympic gold medal rowing teams (1983 to 1992). Dr. Jennifer Walinga draws on her personal, professional, and educational experiences when facilitating problem solving and leadership processes in organizations. Walinga blends organizational, educational, and sport theories in designing communication, change and performance interventions in organizations. She is an award-winning researcher focusing all of her projects on the central theme of optimal human performance. Her research interests include organizational communication, team dynamics, creative insight, social innovation, workplace health, sport education and high performance. Walinga is currently working on culture building projects in the spheres of sport, women in leadership, and workplace health. She is a mother of three and an active member of the athletic and educational communities in Victoria.
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