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Welcome 2019 Board of Directors

The Winnipeg Rowing Club is pleased to announce the 2019 Board of Directors, resulting from the Annual General Meeting held on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019:

2019 Board of Directors
L-R Back Row: Robert, Tom, Caroline vH, Tracy
L-R From Tow: Stacy, Caroline N, Sheila
Not Pictured: Sandra Kirby

President: Tom Pundyk (1-Year Term)
Secretary: Carolyn van Herksen (1-Year Term)
Treasurer: Caroline Neufeld (2-Year Term)
Vice-President: Stacy Huard (2-Year Term)
Vice-President: Sandra Kirby (1-Year Term)

On March 20th, the above board also appointed the following directors:
Vice-President: Tracy Kowal (1-Year Term)
Vice-President: Robert Dansereau (1-Year Term)

Thank you to our outgoing board members Sheila Wilson-Kowal (Treasurer & Co-President), and Caroline Kiva (Vice-President) for your time and commitment to the WRC.  Sheila will continue as Past President to help the new board through the transition.

Special thanks to Eric Johnstone for putting together the Financial Statements for over a decade. You will be missed as a WRC member, past President & Treasurer.

WRC’s Annual Open House

It’s rowing season on the Red River… and the Winnipeg Rowing Club is hoping you’ll come and try a sport that has been part of our city since 1881! Members of the public are invited to find out more about rowing in Winnipeg, at the upcoming open house:

Winnipeg Rowing Club’s Annual Open House

Saturday, May 26th @ 20 Lyndale Drive
Drop-in anytime between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm

Rowing is a lifelong activity for fitness, recreation, competition, and also just for fun. Come and find out more about it at the open house. You’ll be able to tour the facilities, see the boats and boathouse, check out rowing demonstrations, try dockside rowing, and sign up for any of our programs.