The Rideau Canoe Club won the 2019 Canoe Kayak Sprint National Championships competing against more than 30 canoe clubs from across the country from Tuesday to Saturday on Lake Wascana. This is the third time in 5 years and second year in a row that the Ottawa based canoe club has won the coveted Canoe Kayak Canada's burgee.
The Rideau Canoe Club won the championships scoring a record 1016 points winning 32 gold, 21 silver and 13 bronze medals.
Rideau won the overall burgee and the burgees for the U16 Men, U16 Women, U18 Men, U18 Women, Senior Women and Masters categories.
Congratulations to all athletes and coaches!
32 Gold Medalist Crews
U16 WOMEN C-1 1000M Ella HODGSON-PAGEAU
U16 WOMEN K-1 200M Toshka BESHARAH
U16 WOMEN C-1 200M Ella HODGSON-PAGEAU
U16 MEN C-1 200M Kieran GRAHAM
U16 MIXED C-15 200M Andres CARRANCO (Captain)
U18 MEN K-2 500M Alessandro BUSA, Jacob PRICE
U16 WOMEN C-4 500M Clara GIBBON, Ella HODGSON-PAGEAU, Mila SOUILLIERE, Amelia WOJTYK
JUNIOR MEN K-2 1000M Lochlen FARQUHARSON, Alexander HOFEREK
SENIOR MEN C-2 500M Stephen FRODSHAM, Drew HODGES
MASTER WOMEN C-1 500M Marie-Andree JACQUES
U18 MEN IC-4 500M Ensby BRULE, Logan GAUTHIER, Matthew O'NEILL, Alec SIBTHORP
U18 MEN C-2 200M Ensby BRULE, Matthew O'NEILL
U18 WOMEN C-15 500M Reid FARQUHARSON (Captain)
SENIOR MEN C-2 200M Stephen FRODSHAM, Drew HODGES
U18 WOMEN K-2 200M Toshka BESHARAH, Olivia PUCCI
SENIOR WOMEN C-15 500M Reid FARQUHARSON (Captain)
U16 WOMEN K-4 500M Toshka BESHARAH, Kyla DROUIN, Alexandra JOAB, Ina ZENG
U16 MEN C-15 500M Andres CARRANCO (Captain)
U16 WOMEN C-2 500M Ella HODGSON-PAGEAU, Amelia WOJTYK
SENIOR WOMEN K-2 500M Natalie DAVISON, Madeline SCHMIDT
U18 WOMEN K-2 500M Maren BRADLEY, Hayley CONRAD
U16 WOMEN C-15 500M Conor O'NEILL (Captain)
U16 MEN C-4 1000M Peter BRADLEY, Stuart BRADLEY, Matthew COBDEN, Kieran GRAHAM
SENIOR MEN C-15 1000M Reid FARQUHARSON (Captain)
2019 Canadian Masters Champions!
On Sunday the Rideau Canoe Club Masters paddlers competed at the Canadian Masters Championships. After a full day of races and with only a few paddlers they were able to win the Overall CanMas burgee putting the cherry on top of the 2019 successful season!
Congratulations to the Rideau Canoe Club Coaches, the best canoe kayak coaching staff in the country, for a great season. From left to right Mihail Oghina, Cheyanne Farquharson, Andres Carranco, Aiden Stead, Reid Farquharson and Conor O'Neill.