Heading to Henley

The Fredericton Rowing Club will be sending 22 rowers to compete at the 134th Royal Canadian Henley Regatta which will take place from July 31st until August 7th in St. Catharines, Ontario.

Clarke captures triple gold at Sprints

Jenn Clarke and doubles partner Dana Durnford

Jennifer Clarke captured three gold medals at the 44th Annual Nova Scotia Sprints held in Dartmouth over the weekend. Clark captured the junior women’s single, the junior women’s double with teammate Dana Durnford and the junior women’s quad which consisted of Clarke, Durnford, Lucy Black and Melanie Hamel.

 

 

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.

Clarke captures two gold at ERA’s

Melanie Hamel, Dana Durnford, Lucy Black and Jennifer Clarke capture gold.

 

Jenn Clarke captured gold in the U19 women’s single and followed up with gold in the women’s quad at the Eastern Rowing Association’s High School and Championship Regatta hosted by the Montreal Rowing Club at the Olympic Basin in Montreal.

 

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.

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

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