Head of Des Moines and Waterworks Challenge Cancelled 


**CANCELLATION** Head of the Des Moines in Des Moines, Iowa has been cancelled by Des Moines Rowing Club today due to unsafe high water levels forecasted for the Des Moines River Valley north of Saylorville Lake. The upstream course was planned to run from the Botanical Gardens to Prospect Park for 234 Master, Open, Collegiate, Adaptive, Junior, and Novice entries from 19 clubs.

**CANCELLATION** Waterworks Challenge Regatta Invitational planned for September 24, 2016 on Massabesic Lake in Manchester, New Hampshire has been cancelled by Manchester Community Rowing.


Toledo Rowing Club will host the 31st Frogtown Regatta on September  24, 2016 at International Park in Toledo, Ohio for 387 entries from 37 clubs. 


“Come for the racing, stay for the pie.” That’s the motto for Head of the Anacostia hosted by Capital Rowing Club in Washington, DC because there’s an apple pie contest with judging directly after the regatta. So now you can row and have your pie too! There will be 132 entries from 22 clubs. 

 Narragansett Boat Club will host Head of the Seekonk today just off River Road in Providence, Rhode Island for 75 entries from 11 clubs. 


Wasatch Mountain Head will be held on Jordanelle Reservoir today for 36 entries from 5 clubs hosted by Park City Rowing Academy in Heber City, Utah.


Head of the Merrimack will be held in Methuen, Massachusetts hosted by Essex Rowing Club. There will be 132 entries from 24 clubs on the Merrimack River. 


Tail of the Tiger will be held September 24, 2016 on Lake Hartwell in Clemson, South Carolina hosted by Clemson University Rowing Association. There will be 112 entries from 11 clubs.

 Holyoke Row will host 33 entries from 8 clubs to the Paper City Regatta on the Connecticut River in Holyoke, Massachusetts today. 


The 5th Annual Tough Cup will be held September  24, 2016 on the Chicago River in Chicago, Illinois hosted by Chicago Training Center for 63 entries from 7 clubs. 

Head of the Pend Oreille Regatta will be held today on the Pend Orielle River in Priest River, Idaho for Open, Collegiate, Adaptive, Junior and Novice entries hosted by Priest River Boat Club. There was a row by and barbecue last night at the club. 


In Canada, RCA National Rowing Championships-Canada Cup continues through September 25, 2016 on Burnaby Lake in Burnaby, British Columbia hosted by Rowing British Columbia. There will be 223 entries from 9 clubs. 

  The 37th Head of the Welland – Five Bridges Fall Classic will be held September 24, 2016 at the Welland International Flatwater Centre ~ North Course in Welland, Ontario hosted by South Niagara Rowing Club for 391 entries from 42 clubs. 


In British Rowing, Durham Autumn Sprint will be held Saturday 24th September 2016 in the  Northern region hosted by Durham Amateur Rowing Club.

Wallingford Long Distance Sculls will be held Saturday 24th September 2016 in the Thames region hosted by Wallingford Rowing Club.

Yare Cup will be held Saturday 24th September 2016 hosted by Yare Boat Club in Norwich.

In Switzerland, Tour du Léman à l’Aviron will continue in Geneva for Master, Novice, International and Other entries above 18 years old hosted by SOCIÉTÉ NAUTIQUE DE GENÈVE through September 25.




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