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#Train4Tokyo Update

#Train4Tokyo Update

The #Train4Tokyo Camps are an initiative to recruit new athletes to para-rowing and provide a positive introduction to the sport. The first #Train4Tokyo Camp was held in Canberra from 9 to 13 January 2017. The interest in the camp was encouraging with 23 people...

Vale Ron Richardson

Rowing Australia was saddened to hear of the passing of Roland ‘Ron’ Richardson last week after a long illness. A member of Mercantile Rowing Club, Mr Richardson was a long standing Rowing Australia umpire and was also the Chairman of Henley-on-Yarra at...

Brennan honoured on Australia Day

Margaret Birtley and Jennifer Williams also recognised in announcement Rowing’s golden girl, Kim Brennan, has been included in the 2017 Australia Day Honours List. The 31-year-old, who won gold in the Women’s Single Sculls at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games has been...

Have you registered for #AnOarsomeExperience?

Tickets and Entries Open for the 2017 Sydney International Rowing Regatta Rowing Australia is excited to announce that tickets sales and entries for the 2017 Sydney International Rowing Regatta (SIRR) are now open via the official ticket seller, Ticketek and the...

Vale Bill Cooper OAM

With the passing of Bill in the early hours of 1 January 2017, the rowing community has lost one of the Legends of the sport. Bill was a driving force in particular for Rowing WA for more than sixty years and no words can convey the magnitude of his contribution...

Vale Peter Philp

The sport of rowing lost another one of its great rowers and coaches on Tuesday 3 January 2017 when Peter Philp sadly died from cancer after a prolonged illness. Peter commenced his rowing at Scotch College where he stroked their first crew in 1963 and 1964, winning...