The FSRA Sweep Championships will be held today and tomorrow May 1, 2016 in Benderson Park in Sarasota, Florida. Florida Scholastic Rowing Association will host 276 entries from 41 High School teams and Juniors clubs.
Also held over the weekend in California on both Saturday and Sunday, the Western Collegiate Rowing Championships will be held April 30, 2016 through May 1, 2016 on Lake Natoma in Rancho Cordova, hosted by S.A.C./ Sacramento State Aquatic Center. There will be 231 entries from 36 clubs.
Another regatta for the weekend, held over the next two days is the Dogwood Junior Championship in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Oak Ridge Rowing Association will host 477 entries from 32 clubs on Melton Lake.
The Charlie Butt Regatta will be held today on the Potomac River in DC hosted by Virginia Scholastic Rowing Association. There will be 130 entries from 16 High School teams. Coaches and coxswain meeting at 6:30am.
The Colorado State Rowing Championships will be held in Denver at the Cherry Creek Reservoir for 42 entries from 4 High School clubs hosted by the Mile High Rowing Club.
The Lake Shawnee Spring Classic Regatta should be held on Lake Shawnee right? You betcha, Lake Shawnee is in Topeka, Kansas, by the way and the regatta has the Topeka Rowing Association hosting 143 entries from 14 clubs in Junior, Collegiate, Open and Masters categories.
The Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference Championship will be held in Lewisberry, Pennsylvania for Collegiate rowers. Susquehanna Rowing Association will host.
The New England Rowing Championship will be held on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester Massachusett for Collegiate Men and Collegiate Women. Quinsigamond Rowing Association will host.
The Al Urquia Regatta will be held today on the Occoquan Reservoir in Fairfax Station, Virginia. Hosted by the Virginia Scholastic Rowing Association, there will be 223 entries from 33 clubs.
America Rows Mid-Atlantic Regional Regatta will be held in Baltimore, Maryland. The Baltimore Rowing Club will host 92 entries from 9 clubs.
The Hebda Cup will be held in Wyandotte, MIchigan for High School rowers. Wyandotte Boat Club will host.
The 21st Annual Grand Rapids High School Rowing Invitational will be held in you guessed in Grand Rapids, MIchigan. Forest Hills Central Rowing will host 161 entries from 10 clubs.
Texas vs UVA Austin, Texas, Collegiate.
Nat & Anne Case Cup: Yale at Brown Providence, Rhode Island, Collegiate.
Parents Cup: Cornell at Dartmouth Hanover, New Hampshire, Collegiate.
Duke at Princeton women Princeton, New Jersey, Collegiate.
EARC Heavyweight Men: Content Cup: Princeton vs. Brown, Lake Carnegie, New Jersey, Jablonic Cup: Boston University vs. Wisconsin, DeWolfe Boathouse, Madeira Cup: Cornell vs. Dartmouth, Penn, Ithaca, NY,Smith Cup: Harvard vs. Northeastern, Charles River, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Cochrane Cup: MIT vs. Wisconsin, Charles River, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Rutgers vs. Delaware, Raritan River.
EARC Lightweight Men:Goldthwait Cup: Princeton vs. Harvard, Yale, Carnegie Lake, New Jersey, Callow Cup: Penn vs. Navy, Philadelphia, Baggeley Bowl: Dartmouth vs. Cornell, Hanover, New Hampshire.
In British Rowing, the British Universities and Colleges Sports Regatta will be held over the bank holiday, today through May 2. The BUCS will host 1166 entries from 73 universities providing roughly 2647 rowers at the National Water Sports Centre, Holme Pierrepont in Nottingham. Different this year will be multiple entries in championship categories.
The Chiswick Amateur Regatta will be held in the Thames region.
The Merseyside Regatta will be held in the North West Region.
The Evesham Regatta will be held in the West Midlands region.
The York Spring Regatta will be held in the Yorkshire region.
And last but not least, the Bideford Head will be held today on the Upper Torridge Course hosted by the Bideford Amateur Rowing Club, established in 1870 and locally know as the “Blues.”
Cheers and best of luck to all!