Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is pleased to announce today that Michelle Darvill, Dave Thompson and Terry Paul have been named as the senior national team coaches with John Wetzstein as senior coach (Para) for the start of the upcoming season. Thompson will be joining current coaches Darvill, Paul...Read more
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
RCA applauds the announcement today made by The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities.
"RCA commends Sport Canada for challenging all Canadian sport organizations to ensure sport is safe and free from harassment, abuse or discrimination of any kind. We are very proud to be a champion of the Responsible Coaching Movement led by the Coaching Association of Canada," said Terry Dillon, RCA Chief Executive Officer. “With the important role coaches play in the lives of athletes and in the rowing community, we are committed to ensuring a safe and supportive environment for anyone who participates at any level of Canadian rowing.” 2 days 23 hours ago.