FRC hosts “TASTER” day

The Fredericton Rowing Club is holding a “TASTER” day on Saturday, July 9th. A “TASTER” day is an opportunity for middle/high school students and adults to get out on the St. John River in a rowing shell. Participants will be joined by a crew of experienced rowers from the Fredericton Rowing Club.

Crews compete at School Boys

Jenn Clarke & Dana Durnford.Jenn Clarke and Dana Durnford of Fredericton High School (FHS) and Lauren Morehouse and Lauren Whitters of Leo Hayes High School (LHS) took part in the  2016 Canadian Secondary Schools championships held over the weekend in St. Catharines, Ontario.

Clarke and Durnford reached the semis in the senior women’s double and had the fifth fastest time on the day. Clarke also reached the semis in the senior women’s single event.

 

Two records broken at indoor championships

Seven middle schools took part in the championships held in Fredericton.

Seven middle schools took part in the championships held in Fredericton.

Experienced and novice athletes alike took part in the Fredericton Indoor and Middle School Championships that were held at the Fredericton Multicultural Centre on Sunday, May 1st.

In the middle school competition,  Tom Wielemaker of Bliss Carman broke two records, one in the grade 6 (500M)  boys competition and the other as part of a combined team in the 10 minute challenge.

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Register now for 2016 programs

Take a look at the programs and find one that is appropriate for you. Before going out on the water, all participants must be paid in full, sign a liability waiver and attend a safety training session.  If you are unsure or have questions as to which program would best suit you, please contact the Head Coach (Geoff Holloway) at: rowcoachholloway@yahoo.co.uk

Rowers attend spring training in Georgia

Members of  the Fredericton Rowing Club went south on the march break for some spring training.

Rowers took part in a week long provincial rowing camp in beautiful Richard B. Russell State Park in Elberton, Georgia.

Hall records top time at Indoor championships

Christian Hall recorded the fastest 2k time at the NB Indoor Rowing Championships, hosted by FRC on Sunday, February 21st , 2016 at the Cultural Centre in Fredericton.

Thirty five athletes  of all ages competed in 500m, 1000m and 2000m races.

>> Complete Results |  Photos | YouTube

 

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