National Coaches Week is Sept 18-26th and there are lots of NCCP Courses are free online that week. To be eligible to coach in Manitoba and Canada, Rowing Canada and the Manitoba Rowing Association requires coaches to be certified through their "Every Coach Certified" criteria. Two of the courses required are available online: Rowing Essentials & Coach Initiation in Sport.
The MRA believes that everyone in rowing has the right to enjoy the sport at all levels of participation. Athletes, coaches, officials, umpires and volunteers have the right to participate in a safe and inclusive training and competitive environment that is free of abuse, harassment or discrimination – collectively referred to as maltreatment. MRA believes
The Manitoba Rowing Association has purchased two double coastal boats from Trireme in Montreal. These boats made the trip from France in July and landed in Pinawa, Manitoba on July 16, 2021. The purchase of these coastal boats was made possible by the 2017 Canada Games Legacy Grant. Coastal Rowing is rapidly growing in interest
Leah Miller, a member of the Manitoba Rowing Association's High Performance Program and the Winnipeg Rowing Club was named to the CanAmMex Team for 2021. Unfortunately the event, which was to take place in London, Ontario, has been cancelled due to COVID. Leah, along with the other members of the 'would be' team, were recognized
PETER NYKOLUK ROWING SCHOLARSHIP: Four Athletes to Benefit in 25th Anniversary Year Winnipeg MB (April 21, 2021) -- The Nykoluk family and Winnipeg rowing community are proud to celebrate the 25th year of the scholarship established in memory of Peter Nykoluk. The first scholarship was awarded in 1995 and since then has grown
MRA is having a Special Meeting on Tuesday May 25, 2021 at 6:30 pm via Zoom. All MRA members are invited to attend. The Proposed Agenda is as follows: 1) Call to Order 2) Establishment of Quorum 3) Vote to change auditor from Lazer Grant to Shannon Quesnel, CPA. (see notes below) 4) Adjournment Any questions about the Special
We have been given approval for updated Return to Play Protocols. Find out all of the details in this document. Thank you to our athletes, coaches, umpires and clubs for their continued diligence and commitment to the health and safety of the entire Manitoba Rowing community.
After a long winter at home, on zoom and on ergs, we are excited to be back training "in person"! As restrictions have lifted, so too have we been able to get back into the Clubhouse training. Of course we are adhering to protocols in place so that all rowers, coaches, officials, volunteers, parents and rowing
Executive Director Manitoba Rowing Association Job Description The Manitoba Rowing Association is seeking a maternity leave position for the role of Executive Director beginning November 3, 2020 until November 15, 2021. This position is part-time for twenty hours per week. The work schedule and hours are flexible, both at home and in the Manitoba Rowing
A financial award in memory of Peter is available annually to recognize athletes who are striving for excellence in rowing and are making an outstanding contribution to the sport. The recipients will share many of the same values of determination, commitment and sportsmanship consistently displayed by Peter. The purpose is to assist athletes fulfill their