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$45M Whitewater Center Grand Opening Set for May 7-8 

RIVERSPORT Rapids, Oklahoma City’s new $45.2 million whitewater rafting and kayaking center, will hold a grand opening celebration May 7-8, 2016. The whitewater center was built in the city’s Boathouse District as part of MAPS 3, ... Read More

OKC RIVERSPORT Junior Crew Wins Overall Trophy at USRowing Central Youth Championships

The OKC RIVERSPORT Junior Crew competed in the 2015 USRowing Central Youth Championships on May 2-3. Twenty crews from around the region gathered in the Boathouse District to compete in several qualifiers for the 2015 ... Read More

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City Leaders Sign RIVERSPORT Rapids Steel Beam

Members of the MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board, the MAPS 3 Oklahoma River Improvement Subcommittee and City Council met on April 9 to sign a steel beam that will be used in the construction of ... Read More

MAPS 3 Whitewater Construction Update

February 20, 2015 - MAPS 3 Program Manager David Todd provides a construction update on the Oklahoma River Improvements project. Jeffrey Gustin, senior project manager with whitewater consultant S2O Design discusses upcoming project milestones and ... Read More

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OKCBF Hires New High Performance Training Center Coach

OKLAHOMA CITY – The USRowing National High Performance Center at the Oklahoma City Boathouse Foundation has named Reilly Dampeer as the new head coach. Dampeer will work in collaboration with USRowing in providing coaching and training ... Read More

RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

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OKCBF Hires New High Performance Training Center Coach

OKLAHOMA CITY – The USRowing National High Performance Center at the Oklahoma City Boathouse Foundation has named Reilly Dampeer as the new head coach. Dampeer will work in collaboration with USRowing in providing coaching and training ... Read More

RIVERSPORT Rapids in the News

Looking forward to the RIVERSPORT Rapids Grand Opening on May 7-8? Read the latest national news stories that mention RIVERSPORT Rapids and share in the excitement! Learn more about RIVERSPORT Rapids or buy your All Access Annual Pass ... Read More

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OKC Rowers Win 15 Medals at Steerhead Regatta

OKC RIVERSPORT athletes earned a total of 15 medals at the 2013 Steerhead Regatta in Fort Worth, Texas over the weekend. Out of the 15 medals, 7 were gold, 4 were silver and 4 were bronze. OKC RIVERSPORT swept the Men’s Masters E-J 1x and Men’s Masters AA-J 4x, earning the gold, silver and bronze medals

OKC Athletes Stand Out at World Championships

Twenty athletes from the OKC National High Performance Center competed on the world stage last week. Seventeen rowers competed in numerous events at the 2013 World Rowing Championships in Chungju, South Korea. The championships wrapped up last Sunday and Oklahoma City definitely stood out. Kate Bertko took home the silver medal in the Lightweight Women’s

OKC’s Natalie McCarthy Wins Bronze at the 2013 World Rowing Championships

Natalie McCarthy, who trained at the Oklahoma City National High Performance Center, won bronze in the legs, trunk and arms mixed Para-Rowing double sculls, a new event in international adaptive rowing [more].

Mexico Wins Mens and Women’s Overall Points Trophy at CanAmMex

Mexico took home the overall points championships in the mens and women’s divisions at the 2013 CanAmMex Regatta held in the Boathouse District, July 7-14. The men won the title by eight points while the women won by five. The United States and Canada finished second and third in each respective division. The CanAmMex Regatta

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