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Col Panton Start List and Trophy Presentation

Start List: The start list for the Col Panton Marathon has been published. Trophy Presentation: Following the marathon the presentation of trophies will take place at Canberra Rowing Club. A rowers breakfast and coffee van will be available from 8:30 at CRC. Breakfast will cost $5.00. The following trophies will be presented at 9:00am: Panton […]

Boat Race Official Information Seminar – Sunday 26th October

The annual Boat Race Official Information Seminar will be held this Sunday the 26th of October from 11:00am –  01:00pm at the Canberra Girls Grammar Aquatic Center. This seminar will be given by Head BRO Geoff Northam and will provide essential training on BRO duties, etiquette and responsibilities ahead of the 2014 – 15 season. […]

Call for Boat Race Officials – 2014/15 RACT Season

We need your help! Each year Rowing ACT runs a set of competitive regattas for the enjoyment of all rowers. For these regattas to be successful, there is a group of volunteers working to ensure regatta races run safely, with fairness and on-time. All three ingredients are essential for competitor and spectator enjoyment. The average […]

NTC Time Trial Tomorrow Morning – 7am

ACTAS will be conducting the first of its monthly NTC Time Trials tomorrow morning starting at 7:00am. Participating athletes will be trailing from the white poles (finish of the Winter TT Course) to Kingston Harbor between 7:00am and 7:45am. PLEASE GIVE WAY TO PARTICIPATING ATHLETES. THEY HAVE PERMISSION TO TAKE THE SHORTEST COURSE POSSIBLE.

WTT#5 – Saturday Small Boats Start Time Change – 7:00am

The start time for the Saturday small boats of the Winter Time Trial number 5 has been changed from 9:30am to 7:00am due to an event clash. Dragons Abreast ACT are hosting their 2014 Social and Corporate Regatta from Weston Park on Saturday 20th of September from 8:15am – 12:00pm. The original amended event start […]

WTT#5 – Saturday Small Boats Start Time Change – 6:30am

The start time for the Saturday small boats of the Winter Time Trial number 5 has been changed from 9:30am to 6:30am due to an event clash. Dragons Abreast ACT are hosting their 2014 Social and Corporate Regatta from Weston Park on Saturday 20th of September from 8:00am – 12:00pm. Safety Notice – Bow Lights: […]

ACTAS Rowing Program not under threat

The Sports Program Manager at ACTAS Andrew Stainlay, has indicated to Rowing ACT that the ACTAS Rowing Program will continue with “business as usual”. The Rowing Association has been reassured that the ACTAS program will be unaffected by the budgetary difficulties that have been reported in the press. Rowing ACT President, David Bagnall is keen […]

ANU Boat Club Celebrates 50 Years

The ANU Boat Club is pleased to announce that it has finally achieved 50 years of age! And it has not just survived that first half century but thrived. The club now has 140 members, is one of the top performing clubs in Australian university rowing, and is ANU Sport’s Club of the Year. To […]

Luke Letcher – World Under 23 Championships

Luke Letcher progresses though first round of world under 23 Championships.  The Black Mountain Rowing Club single sculler Luke Letcher has progressed through the first round of racing as an Australian representative in the under 23 World Rowing Championships at Varese, Italy overnight. The 20 year old faced a big field of 29 other competitors, […]

Grzeskowiak and Davis Successful in Trans Tasman Racing

ACT athletes Cara Grzeskowiak and Sarah Davis have been outstanding as part of an Australian Under 21 team competing in the first leg of the Trans Tasman competition against New Zealand in Penrith. They are part of a team that are combining in a mixture of small and large boat events for the Rusty Robertson […]