Over thirty athletes competed in the first Winnipeg Indoor Rowing Championships on Sunday, February 5 at the Winnipeg Rowing Club. There was some exciting racing in 2000 meter, 500 meter and relay events. Congratulations to Vanessa Brown with the overall fastest women’s time of 7:40.1 over 2000 meter, and Josh Bourassa in the men’s division who pulled a 1:39.7 split for a time of 6:38.9.
Congratulations to WRC alumni Anthony Linton and Claudia Blandford for placing 1st and 2nd respectively at Indoor Rowing competitions in Victoria and Toronto. Anthony won the U23 Men in 6:17.9 and Claudia placed 2nd in the Senior Women in a time of 7:13.2.