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2023 Alberta Indoor Rowing Championships

The Central Alberta Rowing Club is hosting the annual Alberta Indoor Rowing Championships on Saturday March 4th, 2023 at the Abbey Centre in Blackfalds (N.of Red Deer), AB. Registration should be completed online on Regatta Central’s website https://www.regattacentral.com/login by 12:00pm on 1st March. Registration on the Regatta Central Website for this event should be open…

January Monthly Bulletin

Happy New Year! A Happy New Year to all of our coaches, officials and athletes.  We at the ARA hope that we can build upon our successes that our clubs and university programs witnessed in 2022 and make 2023 an even memorable year than last. A World without CSG or WCSGAs we move into 2023,…

December 2022 Bulletin

A Holiday Poem (A revival from years past) Twas the night before Christmas and all through the BoathouseThe ergs were a humming to the sounds of Struass.The shells were slung on the stretchers with careIn hopes that St. Nick could some-how repair. Another erg done had my legs feeling like ledWhat was I thinking.  I…

November 2022 Bulletin

2022 National Rowing Championships The 2022 National Rowing Championships (NRC) held on November 11&12 on Quamichan Lake, British Columbia once again demonstrated Alberta’s prominence within the sport of rowing.  Consider the following: 32 athletes represented Alberta – its second largest team in the history of the regatta (37 athletes represented Alberta at the 2021 NRC…

The Great Indoors

The Great Indoors is back with another set of indoor rowing challenges launching inNovember and leading up to the 2023 World Rowing Indoor Championships, whichwill be held from February 25-26, 2023. You can find more information online – Rowing Canada: Indoor Rowing and in this document.

October 2022 Bulletin

2022 National Rowing Championships Reminder that the 2022 National Rowing Championships are being held from Thursday November 10th to Saturday November 12th in Quamichan British Columbia.  Athletes representing the ARA at this event are asked to arrive in Duncan no later than 4pm on Thursday November 10th with small boat racing commencing on Friday November…

2022-23 Provincial Carding

In 2022 eight past or present ARA athletes will represent Canada at either the U23 World or Senior World Championships.  Each of these athletes were or are currently carded under the ARA Provincial Carding Initiative.  In addition of the 17 Alberta athletes who are returning home  from the 2022 Canada Summer Games with a medal…

September 2022 Bulletin

A HISTORIC TWO MONTHS If you have been away for the past six weeks you may have missed what has been an historic run in the history of Alberta Rowing.  Since July 15, 2022 Alberta athletes have accomplished the following: A record 5 Alberta athletes were nominated to represent Canada at the 2022 World Rowing…

July 2022 Monthly Bulletin

Canada Summer Games Team The 2022 CSG Team has been selected.  The ARA wants to congratulate everyone who tried out.  The erg scores needed to simply attend the selection camp were aggressive implying that one had to be an extremely strong athlete just to garner an invitation to the camp. In the end we could…

June 2022 Monthly Bulletin

Canada Summer Games Update    The Canada Summer Games Selection Camp will be held in Calgary, Alberta from Friday June 17th through to Sunday June 19th.     Attendance at the camp is by invite only.  Formal invites have been distributed to athletes who have met the requisite erg deliverable.  To those who have been successful in hitting…