Every year athletes from around the world gather for the chance to leave their mark on the Charles. A three-mile race upstream on a river full of bends and bridges promises to keep family, friends and spectators cheering from start to finish.

Entry Application

All competitors must submit entries prior to August 1 (Singles) and September 1 (Doubles, Fours, and Eights). Entry acceptances will be posted online shortly after the close of registrations.

On race weekend, competitors must register on-site at the Rowing and Fitness expo located in the Finishing Area Launch Site (FALS). Registration begins Friday October 18th. LEARN MORE

Rules & Regulations

Athletes and coaches are responsible for reviewing the rules and regulations for this year’s Regatta. Rule changes may affect the competitor application process, as well as team and individual eligibility. LEARN MORE

Parking, Launching, & Practice

Competitors need to be aware of trailer registration deadlines, as well as proper launch site locations and approved practice times prior to race weekend. LEARN MORE

Welcome to 2019 Head Of The Charles Regatta
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Directors’ Challenge Registration Opens

June 10, 2019 at 12:00pm
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Singles Entry Deadline

August 1, 2019 at 11:59pm
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Crews and Doubles Deadline

September 1, 2019 at 11:59pm
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