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13th Annual Western Rowing Gala Dinner
Saturday, March 4, 2017
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The Great Hall, Western University


Please join fellow alumni, current team members, friends and family of the Western Rowing program at the 13th Annual Rowing Gala Dinner for an evening of fun and camaraderie.

This year we are excited to announce that Roger Jackson, BA'63, LLD'15, an Olympic gold medalist in the men’s coxless pair, will be inducted into our Wall of Excellence. We are excited to also present Darda Sales, Canadian para-swimmer, 4.0 wheelchair basketball player, as our keynote speaker.

Get ready for an evening filled with fun games, a silent auction, an exciting keynote speech and the opportunity to unite with the individuals who inspired the great memories associated with Western Rowing. For family and friends of Western rowers and alumni, join us for an opportunity to get insight of what Western rowing is all about! There will be a cocktail hour at the Great Hall at 5:00pm- please join us for some drinks and appetizers to start off the evening right!!

Gala tickets are $110.00 for alumni, parents and friends and $75.00 for current students with student ID in advance only. A table of ten can be purchased for $1000.00. 

Register online  by Monday, February 26, 2017. Those who purchase tickets before February 15, 2017 will be entered in a draw to win a prize! All donations for the live and silent auction are appreciated. E-mail Alex Stefanovski at for more information on how to get involved.

If you require hotel accommodations, we have reserved a block of rooms available under "UWO rowing" at Hotel: Station Park All Suite Hotel located at 242 Pall Mall St, London, ON. To make your reservations, you can contact the hotel directly at 1-800-561-4574, or you can book online using the code ROWING2017 at

Darda Sales
Darda Sales, BA'06
Paralympian, Coach, Health Promoter

We are sorry, the deadline for registering for this event online has passed. Please email or call 1-800-258-6896 and press 2 if you are still interested in attending. Please leave your name, email, phone number, the name of your guest and specify which event you will be attending.














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