Pulling for Snowflakes and More


Bill Braxton Memorial Regatta will be held today in West Windsor Township, New Jersey. Philadelphia Girls Rowing Club will host 394 entries from 54 clubs to the regatta now in its 43rd year. Bill Braxton rowed undefeated with Marietta Lightweight 8+ until just after the Dad Vail Regatta Regatta in 1973 when he was lost to a car accident in his Sophomore year at Marietta. The regatta funds educational scholarships for two graduating high school rowers each year. For Bill Braxton Memorial Regatta Scholarship information check HERE.
Snowflake Regatta will be held today on Peconic Waterfront in Riverhead, New York. East End Rowing Club will host 50 entries from 9 clubs. 

San Diego Fall Classic Regatta will be held today in sunny San Diego, California. San Diego Rowing Club will host 351 entries from 39 clubs on Mission Bay at Crown Point. The 3.25 mile race will start at Mission Bay Park and finish at Ski Beach. 

Also in California, Head of the Lagoon – Juniors will be held in Foster City. Peninsula Aquatic Center junior Crew will host 318 entries from 21 clubs on Foster City Lagoon. 

Foot of the Charles, today Collegiate Men compete in Tail of the Charles on the Charles River, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. 

**CANCELLATION** Augusta Rowing Club cancelled Augusta Rowing Marathon planned for today in Georgia due to insufficient volunteer sign up. There will be a group row meeting at the ARC boathouse. 

 

In British Rowing, Veteran Fours Head of the River will be held Sunday 13th November 2016 in the Thames region. Veterans Four Head Race Committee will host and awards medals in heats with more than two entries. Two minutes of silence will be observed for Remembrance Sunday before racing commences on the the flood tide from Mile Post in Putney to Barkers Rails in Chiswick. 


Northwich Autumn Head will be held Sunday 13th November 2016 in the North West region hosted by Northwich Rowing Club on the River Weaver in Cheshire. 
In World Rowing, Silver Skiff Regatta 2016, XXV Edition and the 2nd Para Rowing Silver Skiff will continue today in Torino, Italy. Reale Sociaeta Canottieri Cerea will host the 6000m endurance River Po course. 

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