ROWONTARIO will send a Call for Umpires out for sanctioned rowing events in Ontario. To have a Call for Umpires sent out, please send all event details to with the subject line Call for Umpires: Event Name. Please ensure to replace your event name in the subject line. All Calls for Umpires will only be sent once the event has been approved for sanctioning.

2018 National Regatta Juries Nominations

Rowing Canada Aviron has opened the 2018 National Regatta Juries nominations. The 2018 RCA National Regattas are:
  • Royal Canadian Henley Regatta: Aug. 7 – 12, St. Catharines, ON
  • Canadian University Rowing Championships: Nov. 3-4, TBD
  • RCA National Rowing Championships and Canada Cup: Nov. 8-11, Burnaby, BC
*There will be no RCA Canadian Masters Championships in 2018.
To be considered for a National Jury, Ontario Umpires must be in good standing with ROWONTARIO and Rowing Canada Aviron. Eligible umpires are invited to apply for one or more of the above listed Juries, as a Member of the Jury, or Assistant Chief Umpire(ACU), or Chief Umpire(CU).
To be considered for an Assistant Chief Umpire or Chief Umpire position, candidates must meet the criteria outlined in the Rowing Canada Aviron Criteria for Appointment as Chief Umpire and Assistant Chief Umpire for National Regattas and Canada Games – Jeux du Canada.
The ROWONTARIO Umpire Selection Committee will follow the RCA and ROWONTARIO Criteria for selection of umpires.
To be considered for selection, umpires must submit a completed in full  

2018 National Events Jury Form through email by 11:59pm ET on Friday, December 1st, 2017. Only applications sent to by the above deadline will be considered by the ROWONTARIO Umpire Selection Committee.
All Umpires selected for the 2018 National Regatta Juries will be advised by Rowing Canada Aviron by February 28, 2018.
Questions regarding the ROWONTARIO nomination process can be directed to Ereka Roach via email to
National Jury Selection Documents