Dear GRC Members: Docks in and Boathouse Opening We are now well into our summer season, and things are once again lively at the boathouse. The Board would like to extend a huge thank you to all those who helped with the GRC Boathouse opening! Thank you to Joanne Ryks for organizing and Bob RichardsonContinue reading “June Newsletter”
Dear GRC Members, July has turned out to be a month full of exciting things at GRC. Let’s dive into them! Fall Coaching Position Exciting news, Guelph Rowing Club is currently recruiting for a fall part-time coach position. Recreation Coach Seven Weeks; 15-18 hours/week; $16.00/hr. The position is funded through Canada Summer Jobs, the candidateContinue reading “July Newsletter”
Row Ontario ProfileThe folks at Row Ontario are regularly profiling clubs across Ontario. They decided to start the year with a bang by focusing on Guelph Rowing Club. We agree that it was a fine choice! Read the story here. Thanks to JoAnne for her great contribution.
Get off to a good start by learning these rowing terms. Bow: Front of the boat (from coxie seat) Stern: Back of the boat (from coxie seat) Port: Right hand side of boat when seated. Starboard: Left hand side of boat when seated. Catch: When the blade of the oar enters the water. Finish: When the blade isContinue reading “New to Rowing?”