History and History in the Making


We’ve got history, history in the making and high winds in today’s competitions. Not to mention scores of spectators on the sidelines ready to be a part of what promises to be an exciting day to be on water. 


The National Schools’ Championship will be held on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia. The National Scholastic Rowing Association will host 113 High School entries from 46 clubs. 

The Midwest Masters Sprints will be held at International Park on the Maumee River in Toledo, Ohio. There will be 123 Masters entries from 17 clubs hosted by Toledo Rowing Club.

Derby Sweeps & Sculls will be held in Shelton, Connecticut for Master and Open entries. The New Haven Rowing Club will host 299 entries from 32 clubs on the Housatonic River.

The Sunshine State Games Rowing Championships will be held at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota, Master, Open, Adaptive and Junior entries hosted by Florida Sports Foundation.

  In California, the North Tahoe Rowing Regatta will be at Kings Beach for Master, Open, HS, and Junior entries hosted by the Tahoe Yacht Club. This open water course looks spectacular!

  The Bea Ritchie Memorial Regatta will be held in on the Little Arkansas Rivr in Wichita, Kansas for 66 Master, Open and  Junior entries hosted by the Wichita Rowing Association


USRowing Youth National Championships will officially  start today with changes in the lineup this afternoon due to anticipated high winds. USRowing will host 411 Jumior entries from 178 clubs on Lake Mercer in West Windsor, New Jersey.

 In British Rowing, the Star Regatta will be held today hosted by Star Rowing Club.
The Lord Mayor of Chester will host the oldest regatta in the UK, the Chester Regatta in the North West region. 

  The 183rd Durham Regatta will be held on Saturday and Sunday in the Northern region. Dunham Amateur Rowing Club hosts the second oldest regatta in the UK preceded only by the Chester Regatta. The race course runs on the River Wear in Durham City drawing over ten thousand spectators every year. 

The British Rowing Masters Championships will be held both Saturday and Sunday at the National Water Sports Centre on a 1000m course  in Nottingham. 
  The Dart Totnes Amateur Rowing Club will host the Totnes & Bridgetown Royal Regatta on Saturday.


 The Marlow Town Regatta And Festival will be held on Saturday in the Thames region.

 The Blenheim Palace Junior Regatta will be held today in the Thames region.

  The Barnes & Mortlake Regatta will be held in the Thames region on Saturday, 11th June 2016, a 1000m course, Chiswick Reach, hosted by the Mortlake Anglian & Alpha Boat Club.

The Bridgnorth Regatta will be held Saturday in the West Midlands region hosted by the Bridgnorth Rowing Club.


The Reading Amateur Rowing Club will host the Reading Amateur today and tomorrow in the Thames region. 

In Canada, the Western Canada Sprints Regatta will be held on Wascana Lake in  Regina, SK. Regina Rowing Club will host 217 Master, Open, HS, Adaptive and Junior entries  from 7 clubs. 

  The Bled International Regatta in Bled, Slovenia will continue for the next two days hosted by Veslaska Zveza Slovenije, the Rowing Federation of Slovenia.

Good luck to all!


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