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2019 Australian Rowing Team

Rowing Australia today confirmed the athletes set to compete at the 2019 World Rowing Championships to be held in Linz-Ottensheim, Austria from 25 August to 1 September 2019. The event doubles as the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Qualification Regatta. Rowing Australia...

Golden girl Thompson crowned World U23 Champion

Patten and Hudson win silver in U23 Women’s Double Scull Sunday’s medals in addition to U23 Men’s Coxed Four gold and U23 Women’s Coxed Four bronze on Saturday in Florida Australia’s Ria Thompson was crowned the World Rowing U23 Champion in the Women’s Single Scull on...

More A-Finals booked for Australia in Sarasota

U23 Women’s Double and U23 Men’s Eight into A-Finals; U23 Men’s Single into Semi-Finals Australian rowers secured more A-Final berths overnight in Sarasota-Bradenton when the U23 Women’s Double Scull and U23 Men’s Eight both booked berths in Sunday’s A-Finals at the...

Vale Neil H K Smith

The rowing community of WA today mourns the passing of one of its great characters and a stalwart of the sport, Neil H K Smith, and expresses its deep condolences to Neil’s family, and to his colleagues and crew mates at ANA Rowing Club. Neil suffered a heart attack...

Update to the U23 Australian Men’s Eight

Alexander Jeremijenko has been withdrawn from the U23 Australian Men’s Eight set to compete at the 2019 World Rowing U23 Championships in the USA. Jeremijenko will be replaced by fellow U23 Australian Rowing Team athlete Mitchell Hooper. Hooper, who is part of...

Vale Martin Owen

Another great of Australian rowing, Martin Owen, died on Monday night (15 July) after a long and debilitating illness. He had a formidable intellect and abundant enthusiasm which he used to great effect. He was a leader who had a considerable influence on many people....

Passing of Nick Garratt AM

Nick Garratt (1947-2019) It is with the deepest sadness that Rowing Australia announces to the rowing community the sudden passing of four-time Olympic rowing coach, and current ACT Academy of Sport and U23 Australian Rowing Team coach, Nick Garratt AM. Nick was in...