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The Lipton Cup Brought Back to Manitoba!

The Winnipeg Rowing Club sent 43 athletes to Regina this past weekend to compete at the 112th NWIRA Championship Regatta – and came out on top! A long and proud tradition that began in 1886, the North West International Rowing Association (NWIRA) Championship Regatta is an annual competition between Canadian and American mid-western rowers. This

2017-10-30T23:24:03+00:00 August 25th, 2015|Announcement|

Exceptional Performance at Western Canada Summer Games

It is with great excitement that our Manitoba Rowing Association athletes, coaches and management team return from the Western Canada Summer Games this week with the most successful Games in history for our province as it relates to number of athletes sent. As stated in the Winnipeg Sun, “Manitoba finished third in the total medal

2017-10-30T23:25:13+00:00 August 18th, 2015|Announcement|

Manitoba Rowing Association Names 2015 Western Canada Summer Games Team

Western Canada Summer Games will take place August 7 - 16, 2015 in Wood Buffalo, Alberta this year. These Games are a great opportunity for young athletes to experience and participate in a high-level competition this summer. Athletes will be rowing out of the Snye Park in Wood Buffalo. Competition days begin August 12 with

2017-10-30T23:27:02+00:00 July 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Manitobans Show Exceptional Results at 2015 U-23 Selections

The Manitoba Rowing Association would like congratulate Riley MacCharles and Casie Gauthier on an exceptional showing at the 2015 Under 23 Selections that took place in Burnaby last week. The Selections at Burnaby for U23 National team took place May 8 - 20, 2015 in Burnaby, B.C. Both Riley and Casie improved significantly in their

2017-10-30T23:27:56+00:00 May 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Fionna Rettie Wins the Peter Nykoluk Rowing Scholarship

Fiona Rettie, an athlete from the Winnipeg Rowing Club (WRC), was recently selected as recipient of the Peter Nykoluk Rowing Scholarship. Fiona, a student at the University of Winnipeg in the Kinesiology program, received a financial contribution of $6000 towards her education. The Peter Nykoluk Rowing Scholarship was established in cooperation with the Manitoba Rowing

2017-10-30T23:30:03+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Manitoba Athlete Rows Southern France

Sixteen year-old Jordan Hamilton has been rowing since 2011 between Manitoba and Norway, and during his high school spring break this year, was invited to join his Norwegian Club for their training camp in Southern France. This two-week intense training camp brought significant improvement to Jordan’s technique, allowed for him to bring a few hundred

2017-10-30T23:31:16+00:00 May 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|