Henley 2014 – Day 2

A number of ERC crews were in action today in heats and semi-finals at the Canadian Henley Regatta. James and Gregor Allan started their bid for the Junior Mens 2x title in the heats today. After finishing third last year, the duo aims to improve on that performance at this years regatta. The twin bothers were up against stiff competition from the word […]

Henley 2014- Day 1

A team of 28 ERC athletes has arrived at St Catherines for the 132nd Royal Canadian Henley Regatta. We are one of the clubs with the most athletes and entries at the regatta (although far from the top of the table – Community Rowing from the US brought 100 athletes to the regatta, while the local club St […]

CSSRA/Schoolboy 2014

69th Annual Canadian Secondary Schools Rowing Association a.k.a Schoolboy Regatta Website | Results Day 3 – Update on June 13 by Head Coach Ali Williams Previously, Aline had qualified her Jr. (U17) Single for the final and Isabelle / Aline had qualified their Sr. (U19) Double for the final as well. Aline was up first, racing against some […]

Challenge West & BC Championships 2014

Challenge West & BC Championships 2014 Website | Results A total of 32 clubs from Canada and the US with 537 athletes competed for top honours at Elk Lake, Vancouver Island over the past weekend. The ERC fielded 33 boats in 19 events, and demonstrated once again the growing strength of our program, even managing to bring […]

Canadian University Rowing Championships 2013

  After a month of grueling seat racing and selections, University of Alberta Rowing athletes Andrea Labrecque, Jess Phillips, Shannon Hill, Becky Smith, Deb Johnson, Ole Tietz, Andrew Douglas, Josh Belke, Burak Ozguluk, and Ben Altman were selected to go to the Canadian University Rowing Championships (CURCs). CURCs were held in Montreal, Quebec from November […]

Head of the Gorge/Elk 2013

  On the 26th and 27th of October, the University of Alberta and Edmonton Rowing Clubs attended the Head of the Gorge and Head of the Elk Regatta in Victoria BC. The first flight for the Head of the Gorge on the Saturday was the first experience racing this course for many of our athletes both new […]

Dino Classic 2013

The annual Dino Classic held in Calgary, AB took place the weekend following the Head of the Vermillion on October 5th. Once again the Edmonton and University crews took to the roads to compete against their flat land neighbors. The day consisted of strong winds and choppy waters right from the start, but that did […]

Head of the Vermillion 2013

Fall racing kicked off for the Edmonton Rowing Club and the University of Alberta Rowing Team on Saturday September 27, 2013 in Vermillion, Alberta. The Head of the Vermillion held promise for both ERC and the UART crews as they raced their prairie neighbors. Most of our athletes had an early start to their day […]