Events

Regattas here and abroad are wonderful and exciting events to witness.              Check these out!

The Kontxako Bandera (Basque) or Bandera de la Concha (in Spanish, meaning “Flag of the Kontxa”) is one of the oldest and most famous estropada race along the Bay of Biscay, held annually in the Kontxa, the main bay of San Sebastián, Spain. It takes place on the first two weekends in September and regularly draws crowds of more than 100,000 people and around 20 rowing teams. It was first held in 1879 and has been held most years since with the main exception of the war years.
Sunday, September 5, 2021 11:00 AM and then
Sunday, September 12, 2021 1:00 PM                                      https://sansebastiandetails.com/calendar/regatta
Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8CAKz4DByXg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACqU6xM1lDE&t=13s

October 2nd, 2021:      Poughkeepsie Regatta     https://www.facebook.com/HudsonRiverRowingAssociation                                      “Fall Rowing (and Head Racing!) is full speed ahead in the Hudson Valley in 2021! Not only are we offering our full slate of programs from the summer, but we’ll also be hosting the Poughkeepsie Regatta with Mid-Hudson Rowing this October 2nd on the old JV/3-Mile course from the IRA Regatta days! Be sure to click https://linktr.ee/hudsonriverrowing if you’re interested in participating in Fall Rowing or Volunteering at the Poughkeepsie Regatta this October 2nd!”

October 23rd – 24th, 2021:  Head of the Charles, Boston, MA          https://www.hocr.org/the-regatta/

Snow Row: March 2022
Hull Lifesaving Museum’s signature-rowing race, the Snow Row, covers a 3 3/4 mile triangular course with a LeMans start off the beach at Windmill Point, continuing around Sheep Island, past the Peddocks Island day marker, and back to shore.
Open to Youth & Adult teams
Hosted by the Hull Lifesaving Museum  Video of Race in 2016

Upcoming Regattas (check back frequently):  https://www.regattacentral.com/regattas