Rowing Organizations

RowOntario
Formerly the Ontario Rowing Association (ORA), RowOntario is the sponsoring/governing body of the sport of rowing in Ontario. ROWONTARIO had 42 member clubs representing over 5,000 registered members in 2000.

Rowing Canada Aviron
Rowing Canada Aviron, (RCA), is the national body governing the sport of rowing in Canada. Approximately 80 rowing clubs and associations are members from across the country.

International Rowing Federation (FISA)
This is the home site of the International Rowing Federation, (FĂ©dĂ©ration Internationale des SociĂ©tĂ©s d’Aviron -‘FISA’), the world-wide governing body of the sport of rowing.

Alberta Rowing Association
The official website of the Alberta Rowing Association.

Rowing Australia
Rowing Australia is the national organisation and governing body for rowing in Australia. The above is the address of their official website.

US Rowing
The official site of the United States Rowing Association.

Ontario Rowing Clubs

(For more clubs, use the ‘RowOntario’ and ‘Rowing Canada’ links above)

Kingston Rowing Club
The Kingston Rowing Club’s official site. Good Rowing Links.

Peterborough Rowing Club
The home of the Peterborough Rowing Club and the Trent Rowing Club.

Ottawa Rowing Club
The home of the Ottawa Rowing Club. They offer introductory, competitive and recreational opportunities to Ottawa residents.

Argonaut Rowing Club
Located on the Western Beaches of Toronto, the Argonaut Rowing Club offers recreational, adaptive, masters and competitive Programs. Founded in 1872, it is one of Canada’s oldest and largest clubs.

Ontario Adventure Rowing (OAR)
Discover the Waterways of Ontario

Rowing Publications

IROW.COM
This is one of the most comprehensive rowing news site on the Internet.

Independent Rowing News (U.S.)
The “Journal of Competitive Rowing.” National and international rowing photos, background and breaking news. Subscribe on-line.

Open-Water Rowing
A rowing news publication specializing in open water rowing. The site has news, photos, and information.

Equipment Manufacturers/Suppliers

Regatta Sport
This is the mother of all Canadian on-line rowing sport equipment suppliers. In addition to selling rowing equipment and clothing, the site has classifieds, a message board, electronic greeting cards, games and a wealth of other services and information. Well worth a visit!

Vespoli USA
Rowing Shell Suppliers of the US National Team. An interesting site full of information on new and used racing craft.

Hudson Boat Works
Rowing Shell Suppliers of the Canadian National Team. Based out of London, Ontario, they also build excellent touring shells.

Empacher GmbH
The German makers of the lovely yellow shells that you see most of the other National Teams rowing.

Weather and Emergency Information

Belleville Weather
Belleville weather: – Current conditions, almanac, short-term and long-term forecasts.

Marine Weather for Eastern Lake Ontario
Marine Weather for eastern Lake Ontario. Also has weather and radar maps, golf reports andair quality/uv reports.

The Canadian Coast Guard
The official Canadian Coast Guard site containing items on: – Boating Safety, Aids to Navigation, Differential Global Positioning System, Search and Rescue, Environmental Protection/Response, Marine Communications/Traffic Services and Radio Aids to Marine Navigation (RAMN).

Search and Rescue
Air/Sea Search and Rescue information: – How to report a Maritime SAR Incident and how to contact your nearest Rescue Centre (Listing provided). Also has 24 hour Emergency Contact Information.

Belleville Visitors Information

Belleville Accommodation Guide
This site lists most hotels, motels, Bed & Breakfasts and cottages in the Belleville area.

The Belleville Waterfront & Ethnic Festival
A site describing the attractions available at Belleville’s annual Waterfront and Ethnic Festival.

Quinte Event Calendar
This site provides a searchable, (by activity or date), listing of events in the Quinte area.

City of Belleville Site
This page of the City of Belleville website contains a detailed city map. It also lists local restaurants, accomodations and other attractions of interest to visitors to Belleville and the greater Quinter area.

Other Miscellaneous Sites

Rowing Links
The most comprehensive site for rowing related sites and information on the Internet!

The Coxswain’s Locker
The owners of this site produce quality coxswain educational products that help coxswains become more skilled and confident. Products include: the Coxswain’s Manual, Videos, and Drill Card.

The Great Dragon Boat Race
The official site of the Great St. Lawrence Dragon Boat Race held in Brockville, Ontario.

Top 100 Rowing Sites
This page dynamically logs the top 100 rowing related websites in the world.

Sports Canada
Sport Canada, the Canadian government department charged with supporting sport in Canada.