Category: Event

Patrick Davoren is Rowing ACT’s newest Life Member!

Congratulations to Patrick Davoren – Rowing ACT’s newest Life Member! The ACT Rowing community voted whole-heartedly and unanimously to accept the resolution to confer Life Membership on Pat at the Association’s AGM last night. Pat joins a very select group as the 8th Rowing ACT Life Member. Pat started rowing in Canberra in 1964, the […]

Release of Boat Race Official Strategy

Boat Race Official Strategy 2018 August 2018

Fantastic Results Overseas for ACT Rowers

World Cup II Australia has had some fantastic results last week at World Cup II in Linz, Austria including winning gold in both the Men’s and Women’s Fours. Canberrans Luke Letcher (BMRC) and Caleb Antill (ANUBC), along with David Watts and Alexander Purnell, raced against 12 other countries in the Men’s Quad Scull. Racing through […]

Bubbles with the BROs – 5-7 pm Saturday 2 June

Black Mountain Rowing Club invites all of the rowing community to join them in celebrating the conclusion of the rowing year and to recognise the efforts of our hard-working Boat Race Officials. $10 per adult, under 18 free. Bubbles with the BROs Flyer 2018    

Attention all school leavers – we need to know what you think.

We would like to invite current and former school rowers/coxswains and school leavers aged 16-25 to participate in a Rowing ACT survey. The survey consists of 15 questions and should take around 5 minutes to complete. Please click on the link to complete the survey and share this link with school students and school leavers […]

2017-18 ACT PREMIERSHIP

Canberra Rowing Club wins the Men’s and Women’s Premiership in 2017-18. With the completion of Rowing ACT’s 2017-18 season of point score regattas the Canberra Rowing Club have again been victorious in our Premierships. ANUBC have improved with their influx of new members and coaches to come second in both categories and this is a […]

New ACT Trophy for Men’s Champion Under 19 Single Scull

Rowing ACT has a new perpetual trophy – The Tarcoola Trophy which has been donated by the Letcher family. It is to be awarded to the winner of the ACT Champion U19 Men’s Single Scull. The Letcher family have been significant contributors to ACT Rowing. Luke has won multiple National Championships (including the National Under […]

Head of the Molonglo

HEAD OF THE MOLONGLO    Inscription Inscribed Results: YEAR WINNER  

Capital Lakes new boathouse opened in Grevillea Park

ACT Sports Minister Yvette Berry opened the $1.4 million Capital Lakes boathouse this morning in wonderful autumn weather that highlighted this great facility in a beautiful location. Rowing in the ACT commenced in East Basin in 1964, out of a Boathouse that has since become the Boathouse Restaurant, and although most clubs have migrated to […]