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#Train4Tokyo camps deliver five ARTeam debutants

Following the 2016 Rio Paralympics, Rowing Australia’s Para-Rowing Program conducted a series of “Train4Tokyo” camps specifically to identify new athletes who would likely be eligible for Para-Rowing in Australia. “We were pleasantly surprised by the interest and ran...

Announcement on behalf of Mosman Rowing Club

We are aware that some members of the rowing community have heard conflicting information about Mosman Rowing Club. Mosman Rowing Club is very much still open, however unfortunately its old social rowing club, Mosman Rowers, has been placed into administration. Mosman...

Silver for Australia’s PR3 Men’s Pair

Altschwager and Talbot take silver medal at 2018 World Rowing Championships Australia’s James Talbot and Jed Altschwager today won silver in the PR3 Men’s Pair final at the 2018 World Rowing Championships. The duo, coached by Lizzi Chapman, snapped up their medals in...

World Champions progress to A-Finals

Men’s Quadruple Scull and PR3 Mixed Coxed Four into A-Finals in Bulgaria FoxSports Australia to live broadcast racing from Friday 14 September Australia’s Men’s and Women’s Fours will both defend their World Championships titles this weekend, after progressing into...

Eights off to a flying start

Men’s and Women’s Eights into A-Finals; Madeleine Edmunds into W1x semi-final Variable wind conditions sees Men’s Single and Men’s Pair races postponed Australia’s Women’s Eight won their heat today (Wednesday) at the 2018 World Rowing Championships to progress...

Vale Ian Johnston

Rowing Australia was saddened to learn of the passing of Olympic coxswain, Ian Johnston on 4 September 2018. Mr Johnston, who passed away after a battle with cancer, remains Australia’s youngest Olympian, to date, after going to Rome in 1960 as cox for the Men’s Coxed...

World’s Best Time for Horrie in Bulgaria

Defending Champion clocks 9 mins 25 seconds in his heat to book a place in semi-finals  Defending World Champion Erik Horrie kicked off his 2018 World Rowing Championships in style when he clocked a new World’s Best Time when winning his heat today (Tuesday) in...

Women’s Four into semi-finals

Reigning World Champions progress; PR3 Mixed Coxed Four have strong debut race at World Championships Australia’s Women’s Four, the defending World Champions, opened their title defence at the World Rowing Championships with a victory today (Monday) in Plovdiv,...

Strong start for defending World Champions

Five crews into quarter or semi-finals on Day 1 of the World Rowing Championships It was a jam-packed opening day for Australia at the 2018 World Rowing Championships, with nine crews in action in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. The defending World Champions, Australia’s Men’s...