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Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - Rowing Canada Aviron is pleased to announce the 2017-2024 Next Generation (NextGen) Athlete Strategy.

Following the 2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games, Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) underwent a significant shift in its organizational and high performance...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

Friday, September 8, 2017

Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is pleased to announce today the appointment of Jennifer Fitzpatrick as Director of Partnerships and Sport Development.

Working as a key member of the RCA senior leadership team, Jennifer will be responsible for developing and...Read more

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 – Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) announced today the selections for the World Rowing Championships in Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida from September 24 to October 1.

“We’re pleased by the continued growth and progress of the team throughout the season”...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

Rowing was capped off this week with a final day of close finishes and great racing on Rabbit Lake.

The day kicked off with a tight race in the lightweight women’s double sculls with B.C. and Saskatchewan battling for first. B.C. would narrowly edge out Saskatchewan with just 3.7 seconds...Read more

Friday, August 4, 2017 – RCA announced today the 2018 RCA National Conference and Semi-Annual Meeting will be held in Toronto at the Chelsea Hotel from January 25 to 28, 2018.

Full details and conference schedule will be released throughout the fall including special...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

The first medals were given out at Rabbit Lake with Ontario winning the first gold medal at the rowing venue in the lightweight men’s four. British Columbia and Alberta won silver and bronze.

The men’s single sculls was won by World Under-23 Champion Trevor Jones of Ontario and in second...Read more