World Rowing Email Page
World Rowing Email Page
RQ's Web page.
Constantly updated as new contacts come in. Anything very recent may be on the
Listed by continent:
Canadian contacts, separate index
USA full index
Europe excluding UK
Rowing Communities with special interests - medical conditions, disabilities etc.
USEFUL EMAIL ADDRESSES.
New Information page.
Please email me
(firstname.lastname@example.org) if you think an entry is missing or incorrect.
It is a good idea to use the 'Search' facility on your Web browser if you are
looking for a specific person's address.
When a country has enough volunteering email contacts,
I'll make a separate page for it.
Here's a great message from a fairly keen rower...
"I live in a boathouse on the Fox River, 40 miles West of Chicago; Have 35+
classic wooden sculling boats and racing shells; Also live in San Francisco
and row in the San Francisco Bay: call if you're looking for a boat to row.
St. Charles, IL: (630) 513-8349; Tiburon, CA: (415) 435-8004. . .
(I also keep a boat at Richmond-Upon-Thames and row there when I visit
London.)". Darryl Strickler. Sounds like a useful person to stay in touch with.....
Christian Felkel is the National Coaching and Training Coordinator for the Rowing Union in South Africa.
Rowing South Africa, Administrator, PO Box 2563, Parklands, 2121, South Africa.
Giles Parnell, Rhodes
Mondeor High School, courtesy of Natalie Gaffney and Annette Salter, although the email account belongs to Tom Salter.
Quint King, ex-rower, Medical School, Wits University.
Alfred Rowing Club, Romy Parker, ex-commodore of the club and an active sculler. ARC is the oldest sporting club in the country (founded 1864).
University of Cape Town
Rowing Club, Brett Cameron, Secretary and Treasurer.
University of Cape Town, Tessa Mackay.
Diocesan College Boat Club, Michael Starke.
Wemmer Pan Rowing Club, no current contact.
Parktown Boys High School Rowing Club, no current contact.
Jaco is also the indirect email contact for Mark Madely, same clubs, different town.
Roodeplaat RC, Rob Hill. Tel: +12 661 8901, Fax: +12 661 8961.
Swaziland Rowing Federation, Eddy Bruce, Mbabane.
Hunyani Rowing Club, Don MacDonald. Rowing at Mazowe Dam on 6 km of water, now that the local five-year drought has ended....
Commercial Rowing Club, Ben Shaw.
New South Wales
Media Officer New South Wales Rowing.
Murwillumbah Rowing Club, Ron Brisby.
Australian Defence Force Academy
Rowing Club, Michael Rigo, Head Coach. Supervising Officer is Captain
Duncan Roach. The club rows on Lake Burley Griffin.
Australian National University, Antoinette Harmer.
Canberra Grammar School, Keith Thomas.
Masters ergo rower and recreational sculler.
Narrabundah Rowing Club, David Bagnall, Secretary.
University of New South Wales RC, Chris Walsh.
Mosman RC, Renate Geier, secretary.
Beauty Point, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Ewan Pearson. Not a
club official, but prepared to carry messages. Also has a office address, and Tel: 02-9953-1580 Fax:
Sydney Rowing Club, Nick
Cairns RC (formerly Barron Blades RC), generic email box. Address Trawler Base Road, Cairns, Queensland, Australia, President in 2002 Peter Thoren. Phone no. +0617 4045 3258.
St. Joseph College, Matthew
Toon, coach of junior crew.
Toowong Rowing Club, Gordon
Steven Sipka is junior rower able
to be an email contact for St. Joseph's College and for Toowong Rowing Club.
Townesville & James Cook University Rowing Club, Diane Barton.
Adelaide University Boat Club, Captain's email box or use the admin address. The club has boatsheds at both the Torrens River and on the AM Ramsay rowing lake at West Lakes (site of 1997 world masters).
Geeveston Rowing Club email
contact Simon Burgess, P.O.
Box 11, Geeveston 7116. Tasmania. Australia.
Tasmania University Boat Club, Richard Gerathy.
Row Ed Australia - c/o Andrew OBrien, State Director of Coaching Education (VRA) and rowing consultant, Victoria, Melbourne.
ADFA RC, Ben James, also member.
Essendon.RC, Maribyrnong River, Mark Dwyer, captain 2000-1.
Melbourne Grammar School, David Aitken, Director of Rowing.
Melbourne University Boat Club, Paul
Reedy (Head Coach) and Chris O'Brien (senior coach and administrator).
Melbourne Rowing Club, Lu Beranek. Situated between Richmond and Mercantile clubs on the Yarra river.
Mercantile Rowing Club, Richard Wraith.
Mercantile RC coach, Frank Stone, coach to the Australian 4- at the 1996 Nation's Cup.
Power House Rowing Club, Michael Coldham, President.
Club, Jeffries Parade, Melbourne, Australia: John Latham, captain.
Yarra Yarra Rowing Club, John Downie (President). Club address Jeffries Parade, Princes Bridge, Melbourne 3004. Club Ph. +61 3 9654 7969.
Talent Identification coach at the West Australian Institute
of Sport, Gavin Russel, and Head Coach there Uwe Bender.
Patricia Pinkerton (a
ANA RC, Glyn Heath, Captain telephone 08-9263-3468. Based at Bayswater. "The club has approximately 100 members who are mostly beginners and social rowers. The club runs sculling courses for various state schools and community sculling courses for beginners. Overseas visitors are most welcome."
Murdoch University BC, Cynthja Bolton, who will pass it on to the (unwired) captain.
Swan River Rowing Club, Brough McLeod, Treasurer. Club address is 2 The Esplanade, Canning Bridge, Western Australia. 6153.
University of Western Australia dedicated email address.
Rob Bristow, New Plymouth, NZ rowing online contact. PO Box 677, tel 00-64-6-758-3350, fax 00-64-6-758-0754.
Star Boating Club, Ann-Maree.
Harvey Tyler is willing to help anyone travelling there to sort out rowing locally during their visit.
New Zealand University Sports Union
, Brett Smith, also past President of the New Zealand University Rowing Council
and contact for the Waikato Rowing Club, Hamilton, NZ.
NZ Rowing Team, Rob Hamill, working at
Waikato, rowing in NZ LW 2x.
Waihopai RC, Scott Cundall. Second most southern club in the world.
Taupo Rowing Club, Neil
Wanganui Collegiate School Rowing
Club, Richard Sutherland-Smith.
Contact for Argentine rowing information is
Omar A. Remón, who is an umpire and also a
Ferrari, Suporte Ticnico de Redes,
Ministirio do Planejamento e Orgamento.
general information, Eduardo Starling. Alternative email address is E. Starling.
Eduardo says there are only a few clubs, such as C.R. Flamengo,
Botafogo F.R. and G.N. Uniao.
Associaçăo de Remo de Sousas, Walter Stervid.
C. R. Flamengo, Sergio
Postarek, national LW champion.
Waldemar Stefan, an ex-C.R.Flamengo rower.
Ricardo Diefenthaeler, local
Rio de Janeiro
Jerckns Torres Cruz, Rio de Janeiro.
Clube Nautico America,
Stinely Lindner, in Blumenau city. Founded October 20th 1920.
Guilherme Benassi from Săo Paulo's Clube Esperia - ex-rower but willing to give information.
Now filed under a separate file
Alfonso Vega, from Mexico, is now studying at Brown University but is still happy to answer questions on rowing in his home country and is in regular contact with the Mexican Rowing Federation so can act as their email contact. He also tells me that
Jose Antonio Noriega is the contact
person for Club Espańa in Mexico City if anyone is planning to visit.
A contact for Montevideo Rowing Club in Uruguay is Pablo Garrone, Coaching Assistant, also a collaborator of the Federacion Uruguaya de Remo.
This is filed as a separate USA list.
There is also a
plain format list of US clubs, by state.
Contact for the Malaysian Rowing Association.
Information on rowing in Malaysia, Thailand, Myanmar, Vietnam, the
Philippines and Singapore, email Hong Kong, China Rowing Association, direct email address.
Snailmail is HKARA, Shatin Rowing Centre, 27 Yuen Wo Road, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong.
President of the Hong Kong China RA, Bob Wilson.
Chong Heep Rowing Club,
Hong Kong University, Thomas Kvan.
The current captain for the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club is Rob Stoneley (March 2004).
For those travelling to the Middle East, the people to contact in Indonesia
about rowing are the Indonesian Rowing & Canoeing Association, Jalan Prapatan
38, Jakarta 10410 Indonesia, Tel : 62-21-3848685, Fax : 62-21-3862312/582416.
Japan Amateur Rowing Assoc
iation (YOSHINO Noriichi, also email at work.
Alistair Ritchie has found the
rowing in Singapore, on the Pandan Reservoir
on the west of the island, rowing out of the Republic of Singapore Yacht
Club. The 'Supremo' is Nicholas Ee, President of Singapore ARA, and
they have a goodish fleet of new plastic boats. He is happy to act as an email
contact for those visiting.
Malaysian rowing, general, Nazrin Zainal @ Mork. 2, Jalan Minang,Taman Minang,56000 Cheras,Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia.
Ateneo Rowing Club, Jay Diego.
Manila Boat Club, Henrik Kelly L. Yu. Havana St., Santa Anna, Manila.
FISA "Rowing for all" in Europe,
Stig Fischer Bjerregaard, Skovalleen 38 A, DK 2880 Bagsvaerd, Denmark.
Erster Wiener Ruderclub LIA, Clemens
Böhmer. Clemens has offered to try and help anyone who needs to find out
information on rowing in Austria.
Ronald Janssens, FISA commentator for 12 world championships with many results on database.
Ellis Mathews, general contact.
Union Nautique de Ličge, Eric R Rozenberg.
the Croatian Rowing Federation
For general information on Croatian rowing, email
RC Gusar, Mirko Ivancic (previous Goblets winner and currently in the Ukraine).
Cairo Police Rowing Club/Undine Barge Club (Philadelphia, PA- USA), Ransom J. Weaver.
Fédération Française des Sociétés d'Aviron.
French National Team, Myriam
Club Aviron ESSEC.
Club Aviron ESPCI.
Aunlyon club email address.
Société Nautique de l'Oise club email address.
Aviron Brestois, Centre Nautique du Moulin Blanc, 29200 Brest. Contact Florent Lemaitre.
Another rowing doctor on the Net: Dr. JC Rousseaux, Club Aviron du Scorff.
Aviron Grenoblois, 37 Quai Joncking 38000 Grenoble, Thibault Parmentier. Happy to answer questions about rowing in Grenoble or the Alps.
Simon Keogh, new to France but general rowing contact (used to be at Cygnet).
Cercle Nautique de France, "Skeeter", P. Gros (updated email address).
INSEAD, an MBA school
south of Paris. Julia Lawrence is the contact, English-speaking.
The Societe Nautique de la Haute Seine, just outside Paris, has a probable contact Adregopa@yahoo.com.
Université de Paris (Pantnthéon-Assas) (Ca, Carsten Zatschler.
Societe d'encouragement de sport
nautique de Nogent sur Marne, Jean-David Benamou.
Sup'Aero Student rowing club main club mailbox.
The Finnish Rowing Federation's email address is email@example.com.
German National Team, Arno
Rudergrupperder Rhein-Westf. Techn. Hochschule Aachen, Arnd Gehrmann.
Berliner RuderClub, Karsten
Finger, vice-president of Berliner RC. Plus club email.
Ruder-Club Tegel 1886 e.V.,
Ruderklub am Wannsee, Stefan Lohrum.
RUDERCLUB GERMANIA Duesseldorf 1904 e.V., Joern LoorLoocke.
Der Hamburger und Germania Ruder Club.
Hamburg Rowing, Malte Lafrentz.
RUDERGESELLSCHAFT MARKTHEIDENFELD, Irina Lechner.
Benrath, Arno Boes.
Auf'm Hofacker 20, D-40789 Monheim, Tel. +49-2173-65277, Fax +49-2173 66562.
Olympia Regattaverein Munich, Carsten
Ratzeburger Ruderclub e.V.,
Ole Schlottman, Kastanienallee, 23909 Ratzeburg.
Stuttgart Cannstatter RuderClub.
Peter Roller, Vice-Pres of the club and responsible for the entire
IRELAND (also filed under the separate UK list).
Dublin University BC, Meredith Lulling.
Dublin University Ladies' Boat Club, John Cunnife.
Garda Siochana Sean Kavanagh, address Longmeadows, Islandbridge, Dublin 8, Ireland, telephone +353 (0) 1 6770127. Captain is Graham Tolan.
King's Hospital BC, an Irish junior club in Dublin, John Aiken, Rowing Master.
Old Collegians Boat Club, Dublin, Jim
Tribesman Rowing Club, Mike McCrohan.
Tribesmen Rowing Club, Sean Morris.
St. Michael's Rowing Club,
Liam O'Riordan. Secretary of the St. Michael's Head of the River is
Italian Rowing Federation new contacts (1998) are
Luca Vascotto, a new councillor
and the President, Andrea Re.
Sergio Morana, a coach in Genova.
list/group, maintained by Joris Trooster (mailinglist archive at
Rene Kolpa, webmaster for Koninklijke Maas Holland Beker.
Willem_III, Henk Schrik.
Willem_III, Miriam Jorna.
Nereus, Jaap Anker, occasional contact (also evenings.
Nereus, webmaster's address.
Nereus, Arie Mijnlieff.
Nereus, Josy Verdonkschot.
Royal Students Rowing Club, "Njord", Leiden University, Alejandro el Entrenador.
Okeanos Amsterdam, Henk-Jan Zwolle.
Skoll Rowing Club
Skoll RC, Jan-Willem van der Wal.
De Delftsche Sport (DDS) / GSR Aegir, IJsbrand Haagsma.
Technical University Eindhoven (ESR Theta), Gerard Egelmeers.
also THETA, Dirk Lippits.
DRV Euros (University of Twente), Joris J. Trooster.
Twentse Roeivereniging Tubantia te Hengelo, dedicated club address.
A.S.G.R. GYAS mailing list.
Asopos de Vliet Leiden, Dirk Huckriede.
'Skadi', Rotterdam Students RC, A. J. Brenninkmeyer, club telephone (0)10-4656333
address :Noorderkanaalweg 20-22
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Vidar, Joost Hart.
R & ZV Gouda, Stefan Kooij.
ORCA, dedicated club email.
AUSR ORCA, Marc Worrell.
URV Viking, Peter Molenkamp.
ZZV Roeien Zaandam, Ernst Debets.
Kristiansand Roklubb, Stephen Seiler.
no location yet
Pedro Muller Lopes, who would like to hear from anyone interesting in sharing information and news about rowing.
His club is Clube Ferroviario de Portugal and he is also a contact for the
Associacao Naval de Lisboa.
Luis Faria would like me to
announce that he is the head coach of the University of Oporto in Portugal and
that he is able to offer their facilities to any crew or rower/sculler who is
interested in arranging a training camp in Portugal. They have already had
visitors from several countries.
RC Ljubljanica, in Ljubljana, the
capital of Slovenia. Contact name is Gregor Gersak.
Club Esportiv Universitari de Barcelona, Barcelona.
Ur Kirolak, founded 1922, contact Gorka Lopez.
Real Club Mediterráneo, (José A. Ruiz de Alba
Club de Remo Olimpico ORIO.
Johan Söderströström, club
HAMMARBY IF RODD.
If anyone is about to visit the wonderful country of SWEDEN they should know tha
could row here to. The club name is HAMMARBY IF RODD my name is Johan Söderström
can propably check the mail almost every day here at school. Right now the ice i
on our lakes but soon they will be open."
Academic Rowing Club, dedicated club emailbox.
Stockholms RF, Birgitta Nyström.
List of email addresses for Swiss rowers.
Club Aviron Visenaz, Francois
Longchamp, professional coach. Tel/Fax +4122-736-4208.
Club Canottieri Lugano, contact Marco Briganti.
Belvoir Ruderclub, Anna
Grasshopper Club, Zurich - Andreas Leichtfuss.
, Martin Skrikerud.
Ozgur Aridasir is
clearly the Bill McGowan of the Middle East - he is a member of the executive
committee of Ankara University Mogan Rowing and Sailing Club, and also the
Middle East (Turkey, Greece, West Asia, East Europe etc.) representative for
Burgashell Boats and for Braca Rowing and Canoeing paddles.
contact name Yüksel Tasçi.
Mogan Rowing Club, Ankara, Turkey. Alkim Özaygen, coach.
Ozgur Aridasir, member of Mogan executive committee.
Heybeli Aquatics Club, Ugur Cilingiroglu, Istanbul, Turkey.
There is a page of general Serbian contacts on Andreja Vasiljevic's website.
RC Crvena Zvezda,
Kovacevic Dusan (coach). His address is Zarka Pucara
5, 11030 , Beograd, Jugoslavia.
Dubai Rowing Club, John Bell.
Setting up rowing in Abu Dhabi, Aileen Earle.
This is referenced as a separate UK list.