It’s going to be another hot one today as competitors take on high temperatures as they pull water. Take care to hydrate with plenty of water, drink electrolytes like Gatorade and find some shade when possible.
Philadelphia Youth Regatta will be held in Philly on the Schuylkill River hosted by Schuylkill Navy. There will be 672 entries from 54 clubs. All races have changed from 2000m to 1500 due to the predicted high temperatures. Races will also start from stake boats and the starting platform in a lighting system to avoid waiting in line on such a hot day.
Michigan Club Invitational Regatta will be held today on Argo Pond in Ann Arbor, Michigan hosted by Ann Arbor Rowing Club. There will be 245 entries from 29 clubs.
Sunflower State Games Regatta will be held today on Lake Shawnee in Topeka, Kansas, hosted by Topeka Rowing Association. There will be 39 entries from 3 clubs.
20th Annual Halifax Summer Regatta will be held today July 24 2016 to July 24 on Intercoastal Waterway on the Halifax River in Daytona Beach, Florida. Halifax Rowing Association will host 382 entries from 30 clubs.
In Canada, the ROWONTARIO Championships will take place today, July 23, 2016 to tomorrow July 24, 2016 st the Welland International Flatwater Centre South Course in Welland, Ontario hosted by ROWONTARIO/ Welland Recreational Canal Corporation. There will be 725 entries from 33 clubs.
Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) Canadian Masters Championships will be held July 23, 2016 to July 24, 2016 on Wascana Lake in Regina, SK hosted by Regina Rowing Club. There will be 206 entries from 17 clubs.
Staines Boat Club will host the Staines Amateur Regatta in the Thames Region today.
St Neots Rowing Club will host St. Neots Regatta today on River Great Ouse, St. Neots today.
Bewdley Regatta, otherwise known as the Mug House Sprint Eights will be held in the West Midlans region on the River Severn in Worcestershire in the Georgian town of Bewdley. This is a 40 second sprint hosted by Bewdley Rowing Club.
And, Home International Regatta will be held in the Western Region today.
In World Rowing, 2016 Barcelona International Royal Maritim Coastal Regatta will be held in Spain hosted by Reial Club Marítim de Barcelona and Catalan Rowing Federation. This is a 6k coastal race that will be held over the next two days, July 23 to July 24.
Good luck to all and remember to hydrate and to stay in the shade as much as possible!