The National Rowing Team program includes Junior (18 and younger); Development (Under-23 and other development programs, Adaptive (National Adaptive Rowing Team ) and the Senior program (World Cup, World Championship and Olympic Teams).
In recent years, the Canadian National Rowing Team has enjoyed tremendous success in world-class competition.
Canada qualified eight crews for the 2008 Olympics and won four medals, including a gold by the men's eight (shown here). - See the Beijing page here
For a list of past World and Olympic rowing medals, click here.
The development program has grown in the last several years and has had much success at international competition.
The National Team has two official training centres - Victoria (on Elk Lake) and London (The Doug Wells Rowing Centre on Lake Fanshawe).
For general information on the Canadian National Rowing Team, e-mail the National Team Coordinator, Adam Parfitt or call toll-free 1-877-722-4769 Ext. 3.
Members of the media, contact Jackie Skender: e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or mobile 519-200-1835.
The Canadian National Rowing Team thanks its sponsors and supporters: Sport Canada, Own the Podium, COC and suppliers such as Regatta Sport, Hudson Boat Works, Concept 2, and many other companies and individuals.
For marketing information, contact Donna Atkinson. Ask about the "Adopt a Rower" program - an initiative that any athlete can undertake for him/herself.