Recognition Ceremony, Reception, and Concert*

Join us in celebrating and honouring Niagara’s Rowing Community, and enjoy an exclusive concert with multiple Juno award-winning artist, Steven Page and opening guest appearance by Niagara’s own singer/songwriter, Evan Rotella as you contribute to the success of the 2024 World Rowing Championships.

Friday, July 26, 2024 –
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Tickets: Attend the recognition ceremony AND the concert for $150!

Recognition Ceremony and Reception

Robertson Theatre | 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Recognition ceremony includes:

  • Marché Food Reception
  • Drink Ticket
  • Premium Section A Concert Seating

Click here to see the honourees

Steven Page

Concert by multiple Juno award-winning artist Steven Page

Partridge Hall | 8:00pm – 10:00pm

Tickets – FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

* This event is open to the public.

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Brock University

First Ontario Credit UnionRidley College

Canadian Rowing Foundation

Sullivan Mahoney Lawyers

Honourees of the ceremony include:

Builder
Jim Minards

Jim Minards
 (Posthumously)
St. Catharines Rowing Club

Builder
Mike Purcer

Mike Purcer
Brock University Rowing Club

Volunteer
Garry Roscoe

Garry Roscoe
Henley Island Helpers of the St. Catharines Rowing Club

Coach
Rhiannon Zahorchak

Rhiannon Zahorchak
Notre Dame Rowing

Volunteer
Susan Hazell

Susan Hazell
Ridley College Rowing Club

Volunteer
Don Baker Jr.

Don Baker Jr.
Canadian Henley Rowing Corporation

Builder
Jim Hyman

Jim Hyman
Niagara Falls Rowing Club

Builder
Helen Taylor

Helen Taylor
South Niagara Rowing Club

Volunteer
Don McSween

Don McSween
Ridley Graduate Boat Club

Volunteer
Barb Little

Barb Little
St. Catharines Rowing Alumni Association

Official 2024 Word Rowing Championships Fundraising Event: Proceeds from the event will support the 2024 World Rowing Championships, taking place August 18-25, 2024 at the Royal Canadian Henley Rowing Course.