Small Boats Regatta

2017 Small Boats Regatta

Caspersen Rowing Center
October 7-8, 2017
Women’s and Men’s Collegiate and Junior Rowing Programs

The Princeton National Rowing Association is pleased to host the 2017 Small Boat Challenge, October 7-8 at the Caspersen Rowing Center on Lake Mercer, West Windsor, NJ. New in 2017 is the addition of junior races in all events. 

Saturday, October 7:
Practice: 10:30a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Coaches and Athletes Meeting: 12:45 p.m.
Time Trials: tentative 2:00-5:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 8:
Finals: tentative 8:00a.m.-4:00p.m. Finals will start with D Finals followed by C Finals, then B Finals and finish with all boat class A Finals. Depending on number of entries, the finals schedule may be condensed.

Events
W1x, M1x, W2x, M2x, W2-, M2-
There will be separate races for collegiate and junior events.
There is no lightweight category, however lightweight teams may enter as open boats.

CSBC Finish (2)

Racing Format
On Saturday afternoon there will be a 1900 meter time trial. The results will be used to seed the finals. Finals will be 2000 meters utilizing a 6 lane racing format.

Entries
Depending on entries, each team may be limited to 4 entries per event. Teams are asked to submit applications for entries on RegattaCentral, prioritizing the entries.

Registration:
Registration opens August 15, 2017
Entries should be submitted through RegattaCentral.

Entry fees:
1x – $45
2x – $65
2-  – $65

Registration closes on September 29, 2017: There is no late registration.

Athletes
Athletes may double up in events but there will be no special accommodations made for this in the schedule.

Boats and Trailers
There is space for trailers at the Caspersen Rowing Center, however the space is limited and crews are encouraged to share trailers where it is possible.

Practice
Practice is allowed on the course from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 7, 2017.

Questions
Contact Hilary Gehman at 609-799-7100 x107 or hgehman@rowpnra.org with any questions.

Traffic Pattern Maps
Race Map
Practice Map

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS OF THE 2016 COLLEGIATE SMALL BOAT CHALLENGE!


1x-Colby D’onofrio
(Ithaca College)

2xGrace Bundy and Sam Wonderlin
(UMass)

2-Kiana Anderson and Katie Shattuck
(University of Rhode Island)

A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO JL RACING FOR PROVIDING OUR WINNERS VESTS!

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