Distance/Skills Events Listing

For those experienced rowers looking for some action this season, ONEC promotes a number of distance events around the Ottawa area, as well as some a little further afield.

Rideau Lakes Tour
Last weekend in May
Ottawa New Edinburgh Club (ONEC)
http://adventurerowing.ca/information-and-registration-for-distance-events/

Muskoka Tour
Late June
Hanlan Boat Club
http://adventurerowing.ca/information-and-registration-for-distance-events/

Toronto Islands Tour
Early July
Hanlan Boat Club
http://adventurerowing.ca/information-and-registration-for-distance-events/

Festirame
Early July
Sculling marathon
Lac St. Jean, Québec
http://www.festirame.com/

Blackburn Challenge
Mid-July
20+ km challenge
www.blackburnchallenge.com/blackburn

Canadian Sculling Marathon (CSM) 42 and 21 km
Last Sunday in August
ONEC, Ottawa, Ontario
http://www.onec.ca/rowing/canadian-sculling-marathon/

CSM 10 km Friendly
Last Saturday in August
ONEC, Ottawa, Ontario
http://www.onec.ca/rowing/canadian-sculling-marathon/

Head of the Madawaska (Burnstown)
Sunday in the first half of September
Various distances
Burnstown Rowing Club
http://burnstownrowing.ca/

Head of the Rideau (ORC)
Sunday in late September
5 KM
804 Hog’s Back Rd., Ottawa, Ontario
http://www.ottawarowingclub.com/hotr.html

Head of the Trent
Last Saturday in September or first Saturday in October, one week after the Head of the Rideau
5 km
Peterborough, Ontario
http://www.headofthetrent.ca/

Head of the Genessee
Early October
3 miles
Rochester, NY
http://www.rochestercommunityrowing.org/events/head-of-the-genesee/

Icicle Chase Tour
Saturday in October after Canadian Thanksgiving
20 km
Quinte Rowing Club, Belleville
http://adventurerowing.ca/information-and-registration-for-distance-events/

Head of the Charles
Late October
3 miles
Boston, MA
https://www.hocr.org/

N.B.: Members may be able to borrow club boats for the head races and transport them on top of their cars, if they sign an insurance waiver.