Crews set for Head of 4 Bridges

Crews are set for Atlantic Canada’s premiere headrace taking place this Saturday, October 1st on the St. John River. This year’s Head of Four Bridges Regatta will feature 113 rowers from around the Maritimes including seven clubs and universities.

Rowers compete at NRC’s

Two members of the Fredericton Rowing Club competed at the National Rowing Championships over the weekend on BurnabyLake, B.C. Jess Chouinard finished 11th overall in the women’s open single while teammate Jenn Clarke was 29th in the junior women’s open single event.

It’s a bird, a plane…no it’s a drone!

drone3On Saturday FRC club members were followed downriver by our friendly neighborhood drone.

There were 18 crews that hit the water outfitted in their competitive clothing for a photo shoot that travelled down towards Morrell Park and back.

>> Drone over St. John River

Crews compete at Red Island Regatta

2016PEIThere were 13 members of FRC that took part in Rowing PEI’s first Red Island Regatta on Saturday on the Brudenell River which highlighted a unique combination of events including sprint races as well as coastal rowing in open water.

The regatta may be the first of its kind in Canada and North America combining  sprint and coastal rowing events.

>> Coastal Rowing | Human Lobsters

Strong showing for Henley crews

Jennifer Clarke, Lucy Black, Melanie Hamel and Dana Durnford in the U19 W4X.

Five crews reached the semis and three personal best times were accomplished from the 22 rowers from FRC that competed at this years’ 134th Royal Canadian Henley Regatta in St. Catharines, Ont.

The Paris Crew enters hall of fame

The Paris Crew was inducted into the inaugural class of the Canadian Rowing Hall of Fame  on Tuesday in St. Catharines, Ont.

Rowing NB seeking Games manager

Rowing New Brunswick Aviron (RNBA) is looking for an individual to fill the position of Team Manager for the 2017 Canada Games to be held in Winnipeg, Manitoba between July 28 – August 13, 2017. Rowing will be held in the first week with NB rowing team arriving around July 28 and returning to New Brunswick on August 5.