Category: News

Incoming RACT Executive Officer

RACT has hired a replacement Executive Officer. He is Josh O’Brien and he will assume his role on 7 February, 2017. Josh is currently Sports Operations Manager for Boxing Australia Ltd. In his current role he manages that organisation’s finances, provides strategic and administrative support to the CEO and Board, manages Development and Talent Identification […]

Radford College Grading trials Saturday, 21st and Wednesday 25th January

Radford College will be conducting grading trials on the Yarramundi course this Saturday from about 6:30am to 11am and next Wednesday 25th January from 7 till 8:30am. Scullers will be racing a 1500m time trial in lane 7 only and will be displaying bow numbers. Radford will have marshals above the 1500m mark and safety […]

Canberra RC 1,800m Trials – Sunday 15th Jan (7:00-7:15 / 8:00-8:15)

Canberra Rowing Club will be conducting some time trials this Sunday over the 1800m Yarramundi course as part of their Men’s squad selection process.   Two trials are being undertaken, the first commencing at 7am and the second at 8am. Each of the trials is expected to see the course in use (Lanes 4, 5, 6& 7) for a […]

Function to farewell Andrew Randell and Michael Cusack

Rowing ACT will host a farewell drinks and nibbles function at Weston Park in the shade of the oak trees next to the rowing pontoons on Tuesday 17th January from 6pm. Bring drinks and nibbles and celebrate Andy and Mike progressing to their respective next challenges. All rowers and supporters are welcome to attend. RACT […]

2016-17 Point Score Update

An update of the 2016-17 point score as we hit the second half of the season. Per Event CLRC Radford Tugger Sprints BMRC Regatta TOTAL M W TOT M W TOT M W TOT M W TOT M W TOT CRC 28 30 58 5 10 15 3.5 32.5 36 35.5 30.5 66 72 103 […]

Rowing Australia hires Andrew Randell

Rowing Australia today announced that Andrew Randell will be joining Rowing Australia’s Men’s National Training Centre (NTC). Rowing ACT congratulates Andrew on this acknowledgement of his exemplary coaching, and we wish him well. Andrew will still supervise the ACT High performance camp at Jindabyne in January, and RACT has approached appropriate High Performance coaches to […]

2017 ACT State Team Selection Process Announced

The Interstate Team Process for the 2017 Interstate Regatta has been announced. All Rowers, Coxswains and Coaches wishing to nominate for the 2017 ACT Interstate Team must follow the Rowing ACT Selection Policy along with the Rowing ACT Selection Process. See below: Rowing ACT – 2017 State Team Selection Policy Rowing ACT – 2017 State […]

2017 ACT State Team Policy Announced

The Interstate Team Policy for the 2017 Interstate Regatta has been announced. All Rowers, Coxswains and Coaches wishing to nominate for the 2017 ACT Interstate Team must follow the Rowing ACT Selection Policy along with the Rowing ACT Selection Process. See below: Rowing ACT – 2016 State Team Selection Policy Rowing ACT – 2016 State […]

ROWING COURSE CLOSED THIS SATURDAY MORNING – 7:00 AM to 12:45 PM

The Tuggeranong Regatta is being held on Lake Burley Griffin rowing course this Saturday morning, 26th of November. Please advise your members that the rowing course will be closed from 7:00 AM to 12:45 PM for this event. A reminder that it is not being held on Lake Tuggeranong due to an event clash with […]

Vacancy – Executive Officer Rowing ACT

Applications are invited for the position of Executive Officer Rowing ACT.  Applications should be submitted by 7 December although the Board reserves the right to consider late applications. Responsible to: The Rowing ACT Board through the President. Primary Role: This position involves both administration of the sport of Rowing in the ACT and facilitating its […]