DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 5/26
  • SEEDING ROUND: 1000M

  • ROUND OF 64: HENLEY ROYAL DISTANCE 2112M

  • ROUND OF 32: STOTESBURY CUP DISTANCE 1500M

  • ROUND OF 16: 1:00minute all out.

    • (MOST TOTAL METERS ROWED - Not average Split) 

  • ROUND OF 8: BOND-MURRAY WORLD RECORD 2- TIME OF 6:08

    • (MOST TOTAL METERS ROWED - Not average Split) 

  • ROUND OF 4: 750M

  • ROUND OF 2: USA W8+ WORLD RECORD ROUND TIME OF 5:54 (MOST METERS ROWED)

    • (MOST TOTAL METERS ROWED - Not average Split) 

Win your bracket, win cash. 

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  • Men and Womens U19 Junior

  • Winning teams EACH WIN - $2500

    • 2nd - $1000

    • 3rd - $500

  • Open Men and Open Women

  • Winners each win - $1500

    • 2nd - $1000

    • 3rd - $100

  • Masters Men and Masters Women

  • Winner each win - $1500

    • 2nd - $1000

    • 3rd - $100

  • PARA - PR1, PR2, PR3

  • Winner each win - $1500

  • 2nd - $1000

  • 3rd - $100

Para Rowing Foundation is covering registration fees for all para rowers! All nations are welcome! 

We are searching for para rowers and future para rowers who seek the highest levels of competition! We can’t wait to see the times our para competitors throw down! 

Register on Regatta Central.

All athletes must register on Regatta Central by May 26 at 11:59pm EDT. 

All athletes must submit a seeding race of 1000 by May 26 at 11:59pm EDT.

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Junior Girls and Boys Rules:

How it works:

  • Teams of 4 athletes submit 1000m time to be seeded 1-64 in their respective brackets.

  • Once seeded, Teams of 4 athletes compete in specific round distances in a head to head match up.

  • Average of all 4 athletes Average Splits are used to determine a winner.

    • In case of a tie, total time from all 4 athletes is used.​

  • Win to advance, Lose and you're out.​

  • TOP 4 FINISHERS win prize money!

Eligibility:  

  • Have access to an erg.

  • Teams of 4 athletes [the same 4 athletes must compete in all rounds]

  • All junior teams need to have a coach.

  • U17 - No older than 16 until 12/31/20.

  • U19 - No older than 18 until 12/31/20.

How to Register and Cost: 

  • Link to Regatta Central

  • Team Coach or Captain must submit team information by 11:59pm EST on May 22, 2020 on Regatta Central.

  • No cap on number of teams entering into Seeding Round.​​​

  • NO COST TO SUBMIT 1000M TIME INTO SEEDING ROUND

    • REGISTRATION ​IS ONLY COLLECTED ONCE SEEDED IN TOP 64.

    • $100/Junior Team of 4

Round Dates and Distances

  • SEEDING ROUND: 1000M

    • Times due by 11:59pm on May 26, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on May 28, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 64: HENLEY ROYAL DISTANCE 2112M

    • Times due by 11:59pm on June 4, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 5pm EST on June 5, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 32: STOTESBURY CUP DISTANCE 1500M

    • Times due by 11:59pm on June 11, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on June 12, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 16: 1:00minute all out. Most Meters Rowed

    • Times due by 11:59pm on June 18, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on June 19, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 8: BOND-MURRAY WORLD RECORD 2- TIME OF 6:08

    • (MOST TOTAL METERS ROWED - Not average Split) 

    • Times due by 11:59pm on June 25, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on June 26, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 4: 750M

    • Times due by 11:59pm on July 2, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on July 3, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 2: USA W8+ WORLD RECORD ROUND TIME OF 5:54 (MOST METERS ROWED)

    • (MOST TOTAL METERS ROWED - Not average Split) 

    • Times due by 11:59pm on July 8, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on July 9, 2020.

Scoring:

  • Scoring is based on the average of 4 splits.  [Total time in case of a tie.]

  • Once times/meters are submit into the website, you cannot change your times.

  • All 4 athletes must row the 1000m seeding distance and submit through the website by May 26, 2020.

    • It is FREE, NO COST to participate in the seeding round.​

    • You DO NOT have to row together or at the same time.  The 4 times only need to be submit together by the deadline.

  • On May 28, 2020 at 5pm EST - there will be announcement seeding teams 1 to 64.​

Round of 64 through World Championship:

  • Row the appropriate distance and submit via website by deadline.  

  • It is up to the coach or captain to email screen shots of all 4 athletes scores by appropriate date.

  • If times are not submitted by deadline, it is considered a forfeit.

  • If you submit less than 4 times, it is considered a forfeit.

  • You must win your match up to advance!  Win and advance, lose and you are out.

Open and Masters Rules

OPEN AND MASTERS IS A SOLO RACE [NOT A TEAM OF 4 LIKE JUNIORS]

How it works:

  • Athletes submit 1000m time to be seeded 1-64 in their respective brackets.

  • Once seeded, athletes compete in specific round distances in a head to head match up.

  • Average Split is used to determine a winner.

    • In case of a tie, total time, then total meters are used.

  • Win to advance, Lose and you're out.​

  • TOP 4 FINISHERS win prize money!

Eligibility:  

  • Have access to an erg.

  • Open Men [Open to any age athlete]

  • Open Women [Open to any age athlete]

  • Masters Men [40+]

  • Masters Women [40+]

How to Register and Cost: 

  • Link to Regatta Central

  • Athlete must submit information by 11:59pm EST on May 26, 2020 on Regatta Central.

  • No cap on number of enteries into Seeding Round.​​​

  • NO COST TO SUBMIT 1000M TIME INTO SEEDING ROUND

    • REGISTRATION ​IS ONLY COLLECTED ONCE SEEDED IN TOP 64.

    • $50 per individual

  • Round Dates and Distances

  • SEEDING ROUND: 1000M

    • Times due by 11:59pm on May 26, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on May 28, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 64: HENLEY ROYAL DISTANCE 2112M

    • Times due by 11:59pm on June 4, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 5pm EST on June 5, 2020.


  • ROUND OF 32: STOTESBURY CUP DISTANCE 1500M

    • Times due by 11:59pm on June 11, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on June 12, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 16: 1:00minute all out. Most Meters Rowed

    • Times due by 11:59pm on June 18, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on June 19, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 8: BOND-MURRAY WORLD RECORD 2- TIME OF 6:08

  • (MOST TOTAL METERS ROWED - Not average Split) 

    • Times due by 11:59pm on June 25, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on June 26, 2020.

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  • ROUND OF 4: 750M

    • Times due by 11:59pm on July 2, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on July 3, 2020.

  • ROUND OF 2: USA W8+ WORLD RECORD ROUND TIME OF 5:54 (MOST METERS ROWED)

  • (MOST TOTAL METERS ROWED - Not average Split) 

    • Times due by 11:59pm on July 8, 2020.

    • Winners Announced - 2pm EST on July 9, 2020.

Scoring:

  • Scoring is based on average splits.  [Total time, then total meters in case of a tie.]

  • Once times/meters are submit into the website, you cannot change your times.

  • Athletes must row the 1000m seeding distance and submit through the website by May 26, 2020.

    • It is FREE, NO COST to participate in the seeding round.​

  • On May 28, 2020 at 5pm EST - there will be announcement seeding teams 1 to 64.​

Round of 64 through World Championship:

  • Row the appropriate distance and submit via website by deadline.  

  • If times are not submitted by deadline, it is considered a forfeit.

  • You must win your match up to advance!  Win and advance, lose and you are out.

MASTERS HANDICAP RULES:

Here are the handicaps that will be applied:

40-45yr = 0 no change
46-50yr = 1.5 seconds/500m
51-55yr = 2.5 seconds/500m
56-60yr = 3 seconds/500m
61-65yr = 4 seconds/500m
66-70yr = 6 seconds/500m
​​​​​​​70+ = 8 seconds/500m

Open and Masters Rules

OPEN AND MASTERS IS A SOLO RACE [NOT A TEAM OF 4 LIKE JUNIORS]

***Rowers Choice reserves the right to adjust the event as necessary.

***Prize money is directly related to number of entries.  

If we do not hit 64 entries per bracket, the prize money will be adjusted accordingly.

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