Head of the Rideau

  • Hosted By: Ottawa Rowing Club



With pleasure, the Ottawa Rowing Club invites you to participate in the 43rd annual Head of the Rideau Regatta. The Ottawa Rowing Club is Canada's oldest rowing club, founded in 1867, the year of Canada's confederation . The club's first president was Canada's first Prime
Minister, Sir John A. Macdonald.

The Head of the Rideau Regatta is held annually on the last Sunday of September, on the
picturesque Rideau River, winding 5.3 kilometres through the heart of the City of Ottawa. The course begins at Black Rapids and finishes at the Rideau Canoe Club site at Hog's Back.

2015 Rules & Information Packet


Website http://www.ottawarowingclub.com/
Contact Regatta Director
Email rideau@ottawarowingclub.com
Phone 613-241-1120
Chief Umpire Mel Bryce
Juniors Yes
HS/Scholastic No
Collegiate Yes
Open Yes
Masters Yes
Elite No
Para Yes
Inclusive No
Entry Fees (CAD)