Rowing Australia launches #Passport2Paris

Rowing Australia launches #Passport2Paris

Para-Rowing development receives boost with support from the AIS and Paralympics Australia Rowing Australia is delighted to announce, with the support of the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) and Paralympics Australia (PA), a new para-rowing pathway program,...
Delly Carr – Athletes Are Not OK

Delly Carr – Athletes Are Not OK

Award-winning sports photographer, Delly Carr, was due to be shooting his tenth Olympic Games this weekend. Carr has been photographing Australia’s top athletes for over 30 years with his main focus being on Olympic and Paralympic water sports. With the onset of...
Details for funeral of Dr Stephen Hinchy

Details for funeral of Dr Stephen Hinchy

The family of Dr Stephen Hinchy have been in touch with Rowing Australia with details of Stephen’s funeral on 23 July. Due to the current restrictions still in place around interstate travel and attendance numbers at funerals, the family have kindly shared...
RA Athletes’ Commission Updates

RA Athletes’ Commission Updates

Rowing Australia (RA) today announced an update to the RA Athletes’ Commission for the 2020/21 season. The Commission, that is chaired by Olympian Hannah Every-Hall, has a total of 12 members, not including Every-Hall, that are elected and appointed out of...
Vale Dr Stephen Hinchy OAM, ASM

Vale Dr Stephen Hinchy OAM, ASM

Rowing Australia (RA) is deeply saddened to announce the passing of Life Member and former Australian Rowing Team doctor, Dr Stephen Hinchy OAM ASM. Stephen passed away today (8 July) in hospital in Brisbane after a short illness. Stephen Hinchy was one of the...
Vale Kevin Wickham

Vale Kevin Wickham

Kevin Wickham – 1939 to 2020 Sadly, Kevin passed away peacefully last Saturday 4 July. Kevin was a country lad, raised in Colac. He became a senior coxswain at the Banks Rowing Club in Melbourne in 1962 rowing under Alan Jacobsen, the leading Victorian coach. He...

Million Metre Campaign begins!

There is a world record attempt happening right under our noses at the 2017 Aon Sydney International Rowing Regatta! Michelle Lee is attempting to be the fastest woman to row a million metres indoors, and has set up base in The Regatta Village at the Sydney...