The Tony Zasada Memorial Fund Award applications are now being accepted. The application deadline is November 15, 2013. All eligibility requirements, further details and the application can be downloaded from the below PDF, or by contacting Andrea at the Manitoba Rowing Association office via email at The Manitoba Rowing Association encourages all eligible athletes

2013-10-15T14:42:48+00:00 October 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|

2013 MRA AGM Official Notice

Notice of MRA Special Meeting & AGM November 16, 2013 Notice is hereby given to the members of Manitoba Rowing Association of  a Special Meeting and the Annual General Meeting of the Association which will take place on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 1:00 PM at the Winnipeg Winter Club, Tennis Gallery, located at 200

2013-10-10T12:21:16+00:00 October 10th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Peter Nukoluk Rowing Scholarship

Background A scholarship in memory of Peter Nykoluk has been established to recognize individuals whose outstanding contribution and/or achievements to the sport of rowing closely parallel the values of determination, commitment and sportsmanship consistently displayed in Peter. The scholarship will be administered by the University of Manitoba in cooperation with the Winnipeg Rowing Club. Peter

2013-08-08T10:52:04+00:00 August 8th, 2013|Announcement|

Linton Featured in Free Press

Read all about Megan Linton's upcoming adventure to the University of Oklahoma!  Linton has earned a full scholarship to join the 2013 Big 12 Champions and will be reporting to her crew in July. All the best, Megan, you will be sorely missed.  Go Sooners! St. Mary's student rowing southward

2013-06-21T12:32:29+00:00 June 21st, 2013|Uncategorized|

MRA Athletes Successful at Manitoba Marathon

On June 16, five MRA athletes participated in the Manitoba Marathon relay event.  The team ran an excellent race with a time of 3:11:39.8, finishing 14th overall and 3/394 in the mix-open category. The relay team "Prairie Fire" consisted of Megan Linton, Riley McCharles, Madeline Pickerl, Patrick Thiessen, and Connor Vogt. Well done!

2013-06-19T11:16:46+00:00 June 19th, 2013|Uncategorized|

May Rent-a-Rower Success

Manitoba Rowing Association provincial athletes were hard at work in cottage country over the weekend of May 25 and 26 in support of the quest to this year’s Canada Summer Games as well as for athletes who are following Rowing Canada’s Long Term Development model. The previous weekend Lise at Saffies was gathering local cottagers

2013-06-11T08:43:10+00:00 June 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|

New Documents Posted

A series of new documents related to the 2013-2014 season have been posted.  Please take the time to familiarize yourself with these new documents.

2013-05-27T12:21:43+00:00 May 27th, 2013|Announcement|

MRA Training Goals & CSG Selection

Training goals for the 2013-2014 season have been posted and is available at: The Canada Summer Games 2013 selection protocol has been posted and is available at: Note: Athletes interested in trying out for CSG are required to submit a letter of intent to the Executive Director by Friday, May 24th.  CSG selection will

2013-05-16T18:59:40+00:00 May 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Thiessen and Bergmann successful at Spring Trials

"On April 22, 2013, Rowing Canada Aviron’s Spring Trials events kicked off at Burnaby Lake, BC in conjunction with the host Burnaby Lake Rowing Club. Approximately 120 athletes at the senior, junior and under-23 levels competed in the trials. The results are used as one of the performance measurements for selection to National Teams. Manitoba’s

2013-05-04T14:19:34+00:00 May 4th, 2013|Uncategorized|