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Rigby, Tim '60 - Rowing

Rigby, Tim '60 - Rowing
Sport has tremendous power to build a sense of community. Tim did just that for his incredible work to build and develop the sport of Rowing in Niagara and in Canada. For 40 years, this Tiger has passionately devoted his time to the sport as a volunteer, as founder of the Ridley Boat Club, holding top leadership roles in the St. Catharines Rowing Club and the Canadian Henley Rowing Corporation. He helped Niagara realize the World Rowing Championships in St. Catharines in 1999. In 1996 he was inducted as a member of the St. Catharines Sport Hall of Fame and has been the recipient of several awards including the FISA Gold Medal and Queen’s Jubilee Medal.
P.O. Box 3013, 2 Ridley Road St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7C3 Canada 905 684 1889
With more than 700 students from 50+ countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.