It was Mother Nature’s mea culpa Saturday at the National Rowing Championships.
With the sun shining and the winds calm on Martindale Pond in St. Catharines, she was clearly in the mood to do better by athletes rowing in the A/B finals after weather forced competition to be suspended Friday.Read more
Martindale Pond in St. Catharines started off Friday as a hospitable host to National Rowing Championship athletes.
But as the wind picked up in the afternoon, the Royal Canadian Henley Rowing Course became noticeably less cordial. That was reflected in the race times clocked and tactics taken by athletes who vied for a spot in Saturday’s A/B finals.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.