Defi du Canal de Lachine – Results are in

canal2016 canal20162The 8th edition of the Defi du Canal de Lachine regatta took place on Sunday, May 29th. Rowers and clubs from Quebec and Ontario gathered for a fantastic day and very exciting race. We would like to thank all the rowers, teams, clubs, coaches, referees, volonteers, fans ans sponsors for this amazing day. We invite you to join us next year at the end of May for the 9th edition which will take place during the 350th anniversary of Montreal and Lachine as well as the 150th anniversary of Rowing Canada. This should be a race to remember.

The official results are now in for this years regatta. Please click here to access the list:DefiduCanal_Results2016

First ever “Défi des rapides de Lachine” indoor race to be held on April 23rd.

defirapidecarreWe are happy to announce that the first “Défi des rapides de Lachine” will be held in collaboration with the Bruny Surin Foundation at Ste-Anne college, located at 50, 12th avenue in Lachine. On the program: 500m, 1000m and 2000m individual or team races. Registration fees are 20$.

Just like our club, the Bruny Surin Foundation helps kids and youth achieve academic perseverence and excellence throught sports and healthy habits. This is a natural collaboration between our organizations. The Foundation distributes over $20 000 a year in sports grants to student-athletes. Your participation to the “Défi des Rapides” will not only help our club but will benefit young Quebec athletes.

As a sprinter, Bruny Surin’s achievements are impressive. Between 1993 and 1997, he was two times indoor world champion on 60m, gold medallist at the Commonwealth Games in the 4 x 100m relay, world champion in 1995 and 1997 on the 4 x 100m relay and gold medallist at the Atlanta Olympic Games in the 4 x 100m relay. You can learn more about his foundation at

Book your agendas for the race on April 23rd. Bring your friends, family and colleagues. You can register by calling Remi Couture from Lachine Rowing at 438-828-7136 or by filling out the following registration form and sending it by email to


Download the registration form here:


Registration_Défi des rapides 2016 (PDF version)

Registration_Défi des rapides 2016 (word version)


2016 season and day camp information and registration evening on Monday March 21st

InfoEveningThe Lachine Rowing Club invites you to a special information and registration evening on Monday, March 21st at 7pm. The event will take place at La Vieille Brasserie, 2801 St-Jospeh Blvd in Lachine. You will be able to meet members of the club as well as employees and be able to register for the upcoming 2016 summer season. It will also be the ideal moment to register your teenagers to one of our amazing summer rowing day camp. All the information regarding our camps and rates will be available on site, the 21st of March. We hope to see you!

The Club is closed for the season

keep-calm-sorry-we-re-closedThe club is officially closed for the season. The docks have been removed and we hope you had a great 2015 rowing season with the Lachine Rowing club. We will keep you informed shortly with our winter training schedule as well as our future projects for the 2016 summer season. We thank you for your loyalty and your continuous support. We hope to see you at the closing chore this coming Saturday, October 31st, at 9 am.