Summer Rowing in Full Swing

Summer rowing is in full swing! The hot weather has not discouraged rowers, young and old, from getting out onto the water.

Go cheer on GRC rowers at these upcoming regattas:

Row Ontario Championships: London, July 28-29, 2018. Visit Regatta Central

Royal Canadian Henley Masters: St Catharines, August 5, 2018. Visit Regatta Central

Royal Canadian Henley Regatta: St Catharines, August 7-12, 2018. Visit Regatta Central

Nottawasaga River, Wasaga Beach Tour: Minesing, August 18, 2018. Visit Regatta Central

Muskoka Fall Classic: Gravenhurst, September 8, 2018. Visit Row Ontario

 

GRC Rowers Shine at CORA and Masters

Guelph Rowing Club competed at the CORA Championship Regatta July 14 in St. Catharines and at the Master’s Championship Regatta in Welland. All athletes were excited despite the heat. Top performances from Saturday included five gold medals by the Senior and Junior lightweight women as well as a silver in the heavyweight women. The success on Saturday carried over into Sunday as the Masters Women came home with both a gold and silver. As crews gear up for Row Ontario Championships, GRC athletes will continue to push boundaries and strive for even greater success.

Medal Crews:

GOLD- Sr. Lwt Women’s Quad: Kaitie Dennis, Ashley Hosker, Claire Benwood and Emma De Wit

GOLD- Sr Lwt Women’s Pair: Claire Benwood and Emma De Wit

GOLD- Sr Lwt Women’s Double: Kaitie Dennis and Ashley Hosker

GOLD- U17 Women’s Single: Kristina Harris

GOLD- U17 Women’s Double: Kristina Harris and Ellie teNyenhuis

GOLD– Women’s Quad: Pearl Schachter, Caroline Kowalewicz, Emily Joy Clennett, Julie Winterburn

SILVER- Sr. Women’s Quad: Erika Myler, Sarah East, Katie Jany and Samantha McCarthy

SILVER- Women’s 4+: Pearl Schachter, Caroline Kowalewicz, Emily Joy Clennett, Julie Winterburn and Maira Hunt

by Maira Hunt

 

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