About us

Who we are

The North Star Rowing Club has provided recreational and competitive rowing programs in Dartmouth for over eighty years. The club provides rowers a warm berth where they can find high quality boats, coaching and club facilities as well as a supportive and friendly atmosphere.

In addition to our recreational and competitive program for junior, youth and adults, North Star also offers learn to row for all ages, as well as summer day time recreational rowing for school age youth.  

Our competitive athletes attend local, provincial, national and international regattas and members have achieved medals in both World and Olympic competition. Reach out if you are looking for a great way to keep in shape and have fun with friends and co-workers.

Learn more about
our athlete successes

Notable Successes

Robert Mills

  • Olympic Bronze 1984
  • World Champion 1985
  • World Bronze 1986
  • World Bronze 1987
  • Ninth 1988 Olympics

Patrick Cody

  • 2000 & 2001 World Championships

Dafydd Davies

  • 2000 World Championships

Jenna Pelham

  • 2016 Senior World Championships (4th LW4x)

Andrew Todd

  • 2 Times para-Olympian (2016, 2021)
  • 2 Time para world Champion (2018, 2019)
U23 Worlds
  • Claire Ellison (U-23 Bronze) 
  • Jana Peachey (U-23 Bronze) 
  • Sophie Inkpen 
Senior Worlds
  • Andrew Todd (2x World Champion) 
  • Jenna Pelham 
  • Sasha Anderson 
  • Melanie Helfinstine 
  • Logan Lafort 
  • Will Bryden)
 Beach Sprints Worlds
  • Brienne Miller (World Champion)