Canadian Indoor Rowing Championships

  • Hosted By Canadian Indoor Rowing Association

RULES & RACE FORMAT

The Canadian Indoor Rowing Championships is recognized by Row Ontario and Rowing Canada Aviron and follows the Canadian Rules of Racing as it pertains to indoor racing format.

Race Format:   All races will be held on 32 connected lanes on new Concept 2 Model D Ergometers.  Results will be displayed on enhanced performance monitors and connected to large screens placed around the parimeter of the race area.  The screens may not be visible to all competitors and are largely for the benefit of spectators. Click here for more info on Rules & Race Format.

For more info on race day procedures click here.  

Age and Category Definitions of Competitors

Junior HS Novice
Age 13 – 15 to December 31 2018 inclusive
Born 2003 or later
If you are turning 16 in 2018 you must row Junior B
Open to Novice athletes in their first year of rowing

Junior B
Age 16 and under to December 31 2018 inclusive
Born 2002 or later
If you are turning 17 in 2018 you must row Junior

Junior
Age 18 and under to December 31 2018 inclusive
Born 2000 or later
If you are turning 19 in 2018 you must row Senior B

Senior B
Age 22 and under to December 31 2018 inclusive
Born 1996 or later
If you are turning 23 in 2018 you must row Senior

Senior
Open to all ages

Adaptive
Refer to the Adaptive Rowing Classifications used by Rowing Canada
and select the statement that best applies to your Adaptive rowing ability.  

Coxswain
Racing / training experience limited to role of coxswain having coxed a
rowing race in a sanctioned regatta at least once during the 2017 regatta season.
There are no age or weight restrictions.

University
Registered in a Full Time Program at a recognized Canadian or U.S. University or College

Parent / Offspring
Must be legal guardian or biologically related as per categories listed
Any combination of father/son, mother/son, father/daughter, mother/daughter, or grandparent

Lightweight
Male maximum weight of 165 lbs / 75 kg
Female maximum weight of 135 lbs / 61 kg

Masters
Must be 30 years of age or older on Race Day
Age is as of Race Day and determines Race Category
Medals will be awarded within 10 year age categories based on raw scores in the Masters and Senior Masters Events. 
Medals will be awarded within 5 year age categories based on raw scores in the Veteran Masters Events. 
Medals will be awarded in both the open weight and li
ghtweight divisions. 

 

REFUND POLICY 

Report race withdrawals to entries@cdnindoorrowing.org by Entry Deadline date of 28-January 23:59 EST.  Any race withdrawal or scratch made after the entry deadline will not be refunded.  If you are unable to participate due to a medical reason, a signed doctor's note must be sent to entries@cdnindoorrowing.org by 2-February before a refund will be considered.