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High School Regatta – Saturday, June 16 at the ERC Boathouse
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On June 16, we are hosting the annual High School Regatta at the ERC.  This is a chance for the next generation of rowers to go head to head on the North Saskatchewan. The fun starts at 9:00 a.m. and will wrap up in the early afternoon; 4:00 p.m. at the latest. Please help make the day a success ...
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Prairie Champs – Saturday, June 23 at Telford Lake in Leduc
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ERC is hosting the annual Prairie Champs regatta at Telford Lake in Leduc on June 23.  The organizing committee has all the plans in place – now it’s up to the rest of us to make sure the day goes off without a hitch.  This is a great opportunity to build up some volunteer hours at [&...
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Dock day 2018 and after-party
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Spring is finally here and we are getting ready to put the dock back in and get on the water. Many hands make light work, so come join us on May 5 to put in the dock. And because even the lightest work still needs to be celebrated, join us for a drink / fundraiser […]
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ERC at the World Masters Games
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The World Masters Games were this week on Lake Karapiro in New Zealand. The ERC had six members entered in the races over the week. Monday started with Connie Lebrun and Cathy Flood in the double posting a 4.49.84 in a strong 39 entry field and had a lot of fun. Doug Lynass and Frans Slatter foll...
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Summer Student Job Opportunity
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Interested in working with the Edmonton Rowing Club for the summer? We’re looking to hire three Learn-To-Row instructors. Check out the posting below:  
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Wigs, Warm Weather, and White Water – Head and Tail of the Gorge Day 2
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Day 2 brought sunny weather and superb racing on the Tail of the Gorge course. The finish line remained the same, but crews started further inland and didn’t have to navigate the narrows a second time. Tail of the Gorge brings its own challenges, linking turn after turn into a 3 km course with al...
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Wigs, Warm Weather, and White Water – Head and Tail of the Gorge Day 1
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Feeling the absence of some whitewater racing in the racing calendar, the ERC made their annual trip out to Victoria for Head of the Gorge and Tail of the Gorge. The race takes place on a tidal inlet near downtown Victoria and features a raging current through a narrow gap (the “Gorge”) midway th...
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Best in the West – Western Canadian University Rowing Championships
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Early on Friday morning, the University of Alberta Rowing Team piled onto a coach bus for the long drive out to Burnaby, BC, host of the 2016 Western Canadian University Rowing Championships. Westerns is the first chance for many of the athletes to test themselves against the rowing powerhouses o...
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ERC/UART Awards Banquet and AGM
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Hey ERC/ UART members! Join us for the ERC Annual General Meeting & ERC/UART Awards Banquet on Saturday November 26th in the Wildrose Room at Lister Hall. The AGM starts at 4:00 PM and the Banquet at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased through the EventBrite page. Look forward to se...
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