Category: News

Masters Interstate Eight Nominations Reopening

Rowing ACT has elected to reopen nominations for the Masters Men’s and Women’s Interstate Eights as advertised on social media. With the announcement of the move of the 2022 Australian Masters Rowing Championships from Western Australia to Ballarat, Rowing ACT is looking to see if it is possible to boat a Men’s and Women’s eight […]

2022 Interstate Crews Announcement

Rowing ACT has selected the following crews to represent the ACT in the Interstate Regatta at the 2022 Australian Rowing Championships. Congratulations to all selected and well done to all who participated in the selection process for the crews. Bicentennial Trophy – Women’s U21 8+ Zoe Bond Madeline Vagg Olenka Moran Lauren Goldie Elisabeth Gregory […]

FAREWELL RODNEY

On Sunday morning over 110 people attended a tribute and farewell to Rodney Palmer near the Girls Grammar Rowing Shed. Those attending came from a wide cross section of the community including rowing, soccer and work. His contribution to both rowing and soccer were highlighted as well as his mentoring of young people. Rodney’s tribute […]

2022 ACT Interstate Youth and Pathways Nominations now open

Nominations for the 2022 Youth Crews to compete at the Interstate Regatta, and the Pathways VIII’s to compete at the U19 National Team Trials are now open. Nominations will close on Thursday the 27th of February 2022. Any questions should be sent to Head Coach Dave Fraumano at headcoach@rowingact.org.au. All nominees should read the Interstate […]

RODNEY PALMER’S FAREWELL – 10 AM 23 JANUARY

Following Rodney’s death on 23 December, he was cremated at a very small private ceremony.  While Rodney is gone, he is far from forgotten. Rowing ACT has been advised that Friends and fellow rowers are invited to gather at the grassed area next to the Canberra Girls Rowing Club (please see the image below) at […]

The Passing of Rodney Palmer

Rodney passed away this morning at Clare Holland House after fighting cancer since early 2019. He was 71. Rodney was a very well known identity in the rowing community and made an enormous contribution over the years. He was a tireless Boat Race Official, held positions in a number of Clubs, coached and was a […]

Interstate Squads announced

SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Nikki Ayers SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Adair Ferguson SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Nicola Greenland SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Cara Grzeskowiak SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Ellora Kelly SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Catherine Khan SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Kerry Knowler SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Eloise Lambden SENIOR INTERSTATE WOMEN’S SQUAD Alexandra Moylan SENIOR […]

By-Laws updated

A minor amendment to the By-Laws was made on 15 November 2021 to allow women to compete in Men’s A Grade or Open Events.

Masters Selection Policy

https://rowingact.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Rowing-ACT-2022-Masters-Selection-1-6.pdf

Selection Policies

Rowing ACT has now finalised its interstate regatta selection policy and the state team selection processes