• Checking the Boat

      1967
      Before a race the crew and the coach must check the boat to make sure all the nuts are fastened and all the seats and foots stops are in the right place. Here is Tony Biernacki watching over as Brock's first female crew doing just that in 1967.
    • The J.A. Gibson Boat

      1967
      Caroline Gibson christens the eight crew boat named after her husband James Gibson who was the first president of Brock University. James A. Gibson and the lightweight varsity crew of 1967 look on.
    • "Powder Puffs" Women's Rowing (1967)

      1967
      Part of Brock's first ever all female rowing crew.
    • The Ed Mirynech Boat

      1967
      Anne Mirynech christening the pair/double (a shell meant for two) named after her husband. James A. Gibson and his wife Caroline look on.
    • Ed Mirynech Boat Christening (1967)

      1967
      Anne Mirynech is pictured here christening the "Ed Mirynech", named after her husband who was the rowing moderator and former acting director of athletics.
    • Men's Lightweight Varsity Crew Heading In

      1968-69
      The Men's Lightweight varsity crew of 1968-69 coming in from practice.
    • 1969 Women's Rowing Crew

      1969
      Pictured here are Tony Biernacki, Mary Cumberland, Gwen Francis, Helen Kukasch, Marcia Gillespie, Bev Pearl, Jeniffer Stephenson, Sandy Allen, Sue Auld, and Lisa Librant (Coxie).
    • Jr Varsity (1970)

      1970
      Junior varsity rowing team with coach Tony Biernacki.
    • Putting the Boat in the Water

      1970-71
      The Men of the 1970-71 Rowing Team gently sets their boat into the water.
    • Women's Coxed Eight (1970-71)

      1970-71
      Women's coxed eight crew with coach Tony Biernacki.
    • Junior Men's Eight Rowing Crew (1970-71)

      1970-71
      Rowing down the course.
    • Varsity Men's Coxed Eight (1970-71)

      1970-71
      Varsity men's coxed eight crew with coach Tony Biernacki
    • 1971 - 72 Oarsman of the Year

      1971-72
      1971 - 72 Oarsman of the year, Dave Freshwater, receives his award from rowing coach Tony Biernacki.
    • Freshman of the year

      1971-72
      Brock University rowing team's 1971-72 freshman of the year recipient, Corrie Willekes, receiving his award.
    • 1972 - 1973 Varsity Rowing Crew

      1972-73
      Photograph of the Men's 1972 - 1973 Varsity Crew Ontario University Athletic Association Champions Varsity and Lightweight.
    • Junior Varsity Crew Getting Off the Water

      1976
      Brock's Junior Varsity crew of '76 pictured looking appropriately worn out after practice. Their shirts read "Brock Crew '76: Up Y'Oars" Cox: Kari Syri, Stroke: Ed Cooling, Ralph Martens, Paul Kivell, Don Rickers, Sean Stackwood, Clark Wochis, Jack Pyke, Bow: Bruce Petrie, Coach (the leg on the boat): Tony Biernacki.
    • Jr Varsity Women Rowing Post Practice 1976-77

      1976-77
      The 1976-77 Jr Varsity Women getting off the water. Pictured here are coxswain Maria Carboni, Jennifer Gayman, Kim Evans, Kim White, Sue Thorpe, Wendy Whitfield, Trudy Campbell, and bowman Helen Petrenal.
    • 1977 Women's Novice Crew

      1977
      From left to right. Dave Commerford (Coach), Lori Abernathy, Tina Dubanow, Heather White, Judy Brunskill, Nancy Tuffin (Coxie), Debbie Coughlin, Yvonne Hojow, Sue Pinder, and Heather Moyer
    • 1977 Men's Varsity Crew

      1977
      From left to right. Top: Sean Dowd, Dave Muirhead, Mike Thompson, Rick Cicchine, Mark Thomas, John Ahlstedt, Mark Reynolds, Tom Kent, and Tony Biernacki (Coach). Bottom: Bob Nguyen (Coxie).