Tentative 2019-20 Regattas

All regattas are attended by teams from all over the state.  We typically leave on Friday morning at 10 AM so we can practice on the course on Friday afternoon.

Racing takes place on Saturday only with the exception of the State and Championship Regattas.  For these regattas, racing takes place on Saturday AND Sunday.

More information on these regattas can be found at: https://www.regattacentral.com/regattas

Fort Lauderdale Tunnel to Towers 5K

Date: Saturday, September 14

Host: Stephen Siller Foundation

Location:  Huizenga Park, Fort Lauderdale

Varsity, Novice, Family and Friends!  This is a running race not a rowing race.  A chance to honor and support our first responders and military.  Families and friends are encouraged to walk or run with us!

 

East Coast Classic

Dates: Friday & Saturday, October TBD

Host: Sebastian River High School Crew

Location:  Canal 54, Fellsmere, FL

Varsity Only.  Our first race of the year!

 

Head of the Hooch

Dates: Friday – Sunday, November 1-3

Host: Atlanta Rowing Club

Location: Tennessee River, Chattanooga, TN

Varsity Only.  Our first out-of-state head race!

 

Stetson Fall Rendevous

Dates: Friday & Saturday, November 22 & 23

Host: Stetson University Crew

Location: Lake Beresford, Deland, FL

Varsity & Novice.  Novice’s first race!

 

Miami Shake An Erg 

Date: Saturday, January 25

Host: Shake A Leg Miami

Location: Coconut Grove, FL

Required for Varsity.  Optional for Novice.  An indoor rowing competition where each rower rows for 2,000 meters on an ergometer.  A warm up for Southern Sprints!  All proceeds go to Shake A Leg Foundation.

 

Novice Regatta

Dates: Friday & Saturday, February TBD

Host: Lake Brantley Rowing Association

Location: Turkey Lake, Orlando, FL

Novice Only.  A regatta exclusively for Novice!  A rower is classified as a Novice for one year beginning with their first competition.

 

Southern Sprints

Date: Saturday, February TBD

Host: Florida Institute of Technology

Location: Melbourne, FL

Required for Varsity.  Optional for Novice.  An indoor rowing competition where each rower rows for 2,000 meters on an ergometer.    We drive up and return on Saturday, so an overnight stay is not needed.   Check out https://www.ergracer.com/ for more information.

 

Sarasota Invitational Regatta

Dates: Friday & Saturday, February 20 & 21

Host: Sarasota County Rowing

Location: Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota, FL

Varsity and Novice.  An opportunity to race on a world class race course and where States and Nationals will be held.

 

OARS Youth Invitational

Dates: Friday & Saturday, March TBD

Host: Orlando Area Rowing Society, Inc.

Location: Turkey Lake, Orlando, FL

Varsity and Novice

 

Miami International Regatta

Date: Saturday, March 28

Host: Miami Rowing Club

Location: Key Biscayne, Miami, FL

Varsity and Novice.  No overnight stay.  And, since it’s right down the road, it’s a great regatta for family and friends to attend and see what Crew is all about!

 

FSRA Sculling Championship (Sculling States)

Dates: Friday-Sunday, April 3-5

Host: Florida Scholastic Rowing Association

Location: Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota, FL

Some Varsity and Some Novice.  This is the state championship for sculling boats.  It requires leaving on Friday morning and staying overnight on Friday AND Saturday.  Racing is on Saturday AND Sunday.

 

STA Spring Break

Dates: Wednesday-Sunday, April 8-19

No, this is not a race.  But, it is a very important period in our training as we head into Sweep States.  Please ensure you are home to attend all practices.  Girls attending other schools are expected to attend practice during their spring breaks too.  Thank you!

 

FSRA Sweep Championship (Sweep States)

Dates: Friday-Sunday, April 24-26

Host: Florida Scholastic Rowing Association

Location: Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota, FL

Varsity and Novice.  This is the state championship for sweep boats and what we train for all year!  It requires leaving on Friday morning and staying overnight on Friday AND Saturday.  Racing is on Saturday AND Sunday.

 

USRowing Southeast Youth Championship (Regionals)

Dates: Friday-Sunday, May 8-10

Host: USRowing

Location: Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota, FL

This is the championship regatta for all teams in the Southeast.  We will be racing crews from Florida as well as Alabama, Georgia, the Carolinas and Tennessee.  Our results from the state regattas will determine which boats/athletes will go to this regatta.

 

SRAA Regatta (Scholastic Nationals)

Dates: Thursday-Saturday, May 21-23

Host: Scholastic Rowing Association of America

Location: Cooper River, Camden, NJ

This is the national championship regatta for school teams.  Only our boats that are comprised of all STA girls are eligible.  It is by invitation only.  Boats are invited based on their results at States.

 

USRowing Youth National Championship (Nationals)

Dates: Wednesday-Sunday, June 10-14

Host: USRowing

Location: Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota

This is the championship regatta for all teams in the United States.  It is by invitation only.  Boats that medal at Regionals are invited.