Olympic rower Janine Hanson will help open a new rowing exhibit at the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame this morning.
“Rhapsody on the River: Manitoba’s Long Rowing History” is being presented by the Winnipeg Rowing Club and will be on display in the Sport for Life Centre at 145 Pacific Avenue.
The exhibit will feature artifacts and memorabilia from the Riley family, Theo Dubois, Colleen Miller, and recent Olympic medallist Janine Hanson. Trophies from Northwest International Rowing Association (NWIRA), including the prestigious Lipton Cup, will also be on display.
Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors 55+ and free for children 12 and under.
The exhibit runs today through November 8, 2014.