Regattas 101: Stuff I wish someone had told me about regattas

Below you will find planned regattas for the coming season. The regatta schedule is subject to change. Logistics are being formulated and details will follow.

Spring 2020  (* = overnight)

  • Fungatta, March 28, 2020, Great River, Shelton, CT (Youth – self-transport)
  • Steve Neczyper Regatta, Apr 4,  2020, Cooper River, Pennsauken, NJ (Youth)
  • Mercer Lake Sprints *, Apr 18-19, 2020, Mercer Lake, West Windsor, NJ  (Youth)
  • Cooper Cup, Apr 26, 2020, Cooper River, Camden, NJ (Youth)
  • Northeast Youth Championships *, May 16-17, 2020, Merrimack River, Lowell, MA (Youth)
    Northeast Youth Championships is the qualifying regatta for Youth Nationals
  • CT Public School Championships, May 17, 2020, Lake Waramaug, New Preston, CT
  • US Rowing Youth National Championships*, June 11-14, 2020, Sarasota, FL (Youth)
    Athletes must qualify at Northeast Youth Championships to participate in Youth Nationals. Training and entry fees for Youth National Championships are separate and above Spring season fees.
  • Derby Sweeps and Sculls, June 13, 2020, Shelton, CT (Masters)

Fall 2019 (* = overnight)

  • Tail of the Fish, Saratoga, NY Sept 28 (Youth)
  • Head of the Riverfront, Hartford, CT, Oct 6 (Youth, Masters)
  • Head of the Housatonic, Shelton, CT, Oct 12 (Youth, Masters)
  • Community Day Fundraiser and Ergathon, Norwalk, CT, Oct 19
  • Head of the Schuylkill*, Philadelphia, Oct 26 & 27 (Youth, Masters)

Spring 2019  (* = overnight)

  • Steve Neczyper Regatta, Apr 6,  2019, Cooper River, Pennsauken, NJ (Youth – Bus 5:15a)
  • Row for Autism, Apr 14, 2019, North Hempstead Beach Park, Port Washington, NY (Youth – Bus 6:15a)
  • Saratoga Invitational *, Apr 27-28, 2019, Saratoga Springs, NY  (Youth – Bus 5:15a)
  • Great River Invitational, May 4, 2019, Housatonic River, Shelton, CT (Youth – self transport)
  • Northeast Youth Championships *, May 18-19, 2019, Lake Quinsigamond, Worcester, MA (Youth – Bus 5:15a)
    Northeast Youth Championships is the qualifying regatta for Youth Nationals
  • US Rowing Youth National Championships*, June 6-9, 2019, Sarasota, FL (Youth)
    Athletes must qualify at Northeast Youth Championships to participate in Youth Nationals. Training and entry fees for Youth National Championships are separate and above Spring season fees.
  • Derby Sweeps and Sculls, June 15, 2019, Shelton, CT (Masters)

Fall 2018 (* = overnight)

  • Head of the Riverfront, Hartford, CT, Sept 29, 2018 (Youth, Masters)
  • Head of the Housatonic, Shelton, CT, Oct 6, 2018 (Youth, Masters)
  • Head of the Charles*, Boston, MA, Oct 20 (Masters), Oct 21, 2018 (select Youth)
  • Head of the Schuylkill, Philadelphia, Oct 27 (Masters), Oct 28, 2018 (Youth)  (or Head of the Fish, Saratoga Springs, NY – TBD)