Canadian Junior Women’s 4x Dominate at CanAmMex Regatta

  The CanAmMex regatta, held July 11th & 12th 2015, is a three way race between the Junior Teams of Canada, Mexico and the United States.  The ERC was well represented at this international event with two members selected to represent Canada.  Following a tough week of seat racing in early June, Aline Belzil was selected to […]

Rowing Canada West Trials 2015

Aline smashing the field in her final. Andrea and Mallory very happy after their race. Last weekend three of our Edmonton athletes headed out West to Burnaby for the Rowing Canada National selection regatta. Aline Belzil in the junior women’s single trialling for the 2015 World Junior Rowing Championships in Reo and Canamex Games in […]

Henley 2014 – Days 5 and 6

This is the last report from the 132nd Royal Canadian Henley and will cover the racing of the last two days – Saturday and Sunday. Almost all ERC athletes were in action on Saturday in either 2000m semi-finals and finals or dash heats and finals. The day started with the preliminary rounds of the dash events (which are […]

Henley 2014 – Day 4

ERC crews continued to feature in heats, semis and finals as the regatta moved into its fourth day. We are just over the half-way mark and fatigue is starting to show, but the athletes are highly motivated to see the week through and do their best for the club until the very last race. First […]

Henley 2014 – Day 3

The days at the regatta are getting longer and the racing is taking its toll on both athletes and coaching staff. We apologize for the late update. Thursday was the first day of final racing at this years Henley regatta. ERC crews competed in Heats, Semis and Finals throughout the day. Andrea Labrecque and Amanda Cinnamon got things started in the […]

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 […]