Category: News

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 […]

School Leaver Survey Winners

Thank you to everyone who responded to the inaugural School Leaver Survey, and congratulations to the 3 random prize winners: Sarah Davoren, John Baker and Chloe Wheel. You should receive an email shortly. Rowing ACT will be analysing the results of the survey over the next few months to better understand the attitudes and aspirations […]

RACT June E-News

Our June E-News is out! Make sure to sign up through our Facebook page or through the link below. https://mailchi.mp/13ee8594265a/rowing-act-e-news-june-2018

Vacancy: Daramalan Club Head Coach

Daramalan is currently seeking a suitable candidate for the role of Head Rowing Coach. View the advertisement including selection criteria and roles and responsibilities here: Rowing Club Head Coach Role Application Form (June 2018)

National Under 23 Selection Trials

National selection trials are being held on Yarramundi Reach from Saturday to Wednesday in the mornings from 8am till 4pm. It is requested that crews keep off the bouyed course and that coaches do not take tinnies into Yarramundi Reach. These selection trials are largely for US based Australian students to get into the Under […]

Review of the Head of the Lake Regatta

Dear Clubs, The Board of Rowing ACT has implemented a Review of the Federal Head of the Lake Regatta and has appointed a three person expert panel to conduct the Review. The following Terms of Reference will be considered by the Review Panel: The best possible business model to ensure that the ACT Head of […]

Annual BRO Appreciation Dinner

The annual BRO appreciation dinner was held over the recent long weekend at the Canberra Yacht Club.  Thank you to all of our BROs and volunteers who made the past season possible. Congratulations to Edwin Bien and Geoff Northam, the first recipients of the new BRO of the Year Trophy.  The photo below shows Edwin […]

Head of the Lake Medal Design Competition Announced – closing 15 August 2018

  Rowing ACT has announced a medal design competition for Head of the Lake competitors with prize monies totalling $1,800.  This is in response to the strong wish expressed by schools for the 2018 event to have its own medal rather than using the normal regatta medal for places.  The 2018 Head of the Lake […]

Vacancy: Radford Rowing Coach

Radford is currently seeking a suitable candidate for the role of Rowing Coach. View the advertisement including selection criteria and roles and responsibilities here: Radford Rowing Coach Job advert 2018  

Vacancy: Head of Rowing – Canberra Grammar School

Canberra Grammar School is looking to employ a Head of Rowing in a full-time capacity to lead the CGS Rowing programme. It is expected that this role will be primarily undertaken in Terms 1, 3 and 4; in Term 2 tasks will be redirected towards the Winter Co-curricular and/or Academic programmes. The Head of Rowing […]