RCA is pleased to announce two new positions to support and strengthen coach education and the development of the next generation of high performance athletes and coaches. This new approach sees the appointment of Al Morrow to take on the role of Coordinator of Coach Mentoring and Development...Read more
RCA is pleased to confirm that this year’s CanAmMex Regatta will take place from July 2 to 8. This event will be hosted by Brentwood College School, Victoria City Rowing Club and the Municipality of North Cowichan, with training camps held at Quamichan Lake and racing at Elk Lake.
The Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) Board of Directors confirms its support for the FISA Council’s proposal at this weekend’s Extraordinary Congress, withdrawing its support for the alternate program proposal. This decision follows meetings with the FISA Executive Council where it became clear to the...Read more
RCA distributed 2017 Coach Development Grants to 15 Provincial Rowing Associations and member clubs at last week’s RCA National Conference. Since 2008, RCA has provided support to the rowing community through grants dedicated to increasing youth participation and interest across the country....Read more
RCA celebrated the 36th Annual National Awards Banquet at the close of the RCA National Conference, jointly hosted with the World Rowing Coaches Conference. The evening also recognized Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic medallists from the lightweight women’s double sculls and the LTA Mixed4+....Read more
Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) celebrated the induction of Marnie McBean, Kathleen Heddle and Frank Read to the Canadian Rowing Hall of Fame Inaugural Class at the Vancouver Rowing Club. The announcement of the 2016 inaugural class of the Canadian Rowing Hall of Fame occurred in early July. The Hall...Read more
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
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