Head of the Cuyahoga

  • Hosted By: Cleveland Rowing Foundation
  • 2017 Registered Regatta

We hope you will join us for the 22nd Annual Head of the Cuyahoga Regatta!  

     The Head of the Cuyahoga Regatta will be held on September 16, 2017

7:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. 

Please see "Venue Tab" for Race Venue Layout and Parking 


            (2016 had over 440+ entries and we invite you back for another amazing regatta experience)

Please see the "Results" tab for the Head of the Cuyahoga Official Results

2017 Team Points Trophy: Westerville Rowing Club

2017 Marcovy Cup: Shaker Hights High School Rowing 

2017 The Ivanhoe Boat Club Award: Western Reserve Rowing Association 

2017 The Chris Ernst "A Hero for Daisy" Award: Westerville Rowing Club

2017 Youth Boys Trophy: St. Ignatius High School Rowing 

2017 Youth Girls Trophy: Westerville Rowing Club 


HOTC Promotional Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1xgzyPEwYHw


PLEASE REVIEW THE DRIVING DIRECTIONS POSTED ON THE 'DIRECTIONS & PARKING' MENU.  The Cleveland Rowing Foundation Boathouse is almost as challenging to get to as it is to row on the Cuyahoga River!

Latest News!

  1. 2017 REGATTA PACKET:  /cms/uploads/cleveland_rowing_foundation/files/2017%20HOTC%20Regatta%20Packet.pdf

  2. Please see "Info for Vendors" for the updated Vendor Application 

  3. Please contact [email protected] if you'd like to rent equipment. Several Cleveland area teams are able to rent out equipment for the HOTC. Please contact ASAP to reserve your shell(s) today.  

  4. 2017 Vendors to date: Scenic City Rowing, Steamin' Joes Gourmet Beverages, SouthBay Rowing, Starboard Souvenirs, Inca Buch Kombucha and Tea, Triple M Boat Repair, Fine Designs, More to come...
  5. Please see here for official HOTC regatta apparel (pre-orders currently being accepted) https://www.fdsportswear.com/events.cfm?eventid=1060

  6. PLEASE CONTACT [email protected] if you'd like to rent equipment. Several Cleveland teams are able to rent out equipment for the HOTC. Please contact us ASAP to reserve your shell(s) today.

  7. dditional Dock Space: CRF has added 120 feet of additional dock space for the recovery dock! 

  8. Unaffiliated rowers - please check the 'Rules & Eligibility' tab for important information about your entries
  9. NEW THIS YEAR -----> *See 'Merchandise' tab for official HOTC Regatta Apparel!

Thank you to our 2017 sponsors:

 Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District, Lubrizol, ArcelorMittal, and Cleveland Metroparks

If you'd like to become a 2017 HOTC Sponsor, please contact Kirk Lang, Regatta Director, at [email protected] for additional details.



Website http://www.clevelandrows.org
Contact Kirk Lang
Email [email protected]
Phone (216) 308-4183
Sanctioned by  
Chief Referee Derek Blazo
Juniors Yes
High School Yes
Middle School No
Collegiate Yes
Open Yes
Masters Yes
Elite No
Para No
Inclusion No
Entry Fees (USD)
Max entries 450 entries. This venue has a restriction on how many entries are permitted. Registration is closed when this cap is reach ( or the deadline passes, whichever occurs first.)