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Canadian Olympic Rowing Teams Training at Burnaby Lake

2012 Summer Olympic Rowing Team

With less than a month to go, the Canadian Rowing Teams are training on Burnaby Lake from July 5-6, 2012 in preparation for the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The team won 4 medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics including gold for the Men’s Eight.

Come down to view and cheer on the teams during the practice. For best viewing, it is recommended that the you enter on the north side of the lake (enter from Piper Avenue off of Government Street). The team is practicing both Thursday, July 5 and Friday, July 6 at 9am and again at 3pm. Note: trainiing times may fluctuate.

Teams who are training

  • Men's 2x
  • Men's 8+
  • Lightweight Women's 2x
  • Lightweight Men's 2x

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