Opening Day

  • Mar 5, 2016 To Mar 6, 2016
  • sprint
  • Canal 54
  • Fellsmere, FL (USA)
  • Hosted By Sebastian River High School Crew

The 8th Annual Opening Day Regatta will be held on March 5th, 2016 at Canal 54 in Southern Brevard County Florida. 

This is a Henley format race (head to head) where the coaches run the races. Every boat that enters the races on Saturday will race at least twice (Middle School will race only once for time). Medals will be handed out to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places as well as a custom trophy to the winners. 

This year we are expanding to offer middle school 8's and 4's as well as sculling events on Sunday to both Juniors and Masters!

We will also have the athletes (Olympic rowers and hopefuls) from the Green Racing Project on site and helping with the regatta!



Saturday - 1st 8, 2nd 8, Open 8 (3rd, Frosh, Novice, etc.), Open 4, Middle School 8, middle School 4 (both Guys and Girls and multiple entries are allowed)

Sunday - 1x, 2x, 4x (Juniors, Men's, Women's) 4+ (Men and Women) 4+, 8+ (Mixed Men and Women) 


Saturday - $50/entry 

Sunday - $30/entry 

Parking - $5 donation requested - Buses and shell trucks will be sent a pass 



We will have breakfast and Lunch Available on both days. This is going to be organized by the owners of a very popular local restaurant so the food is going to be amazing. You won't have to bring your grill! 


If you need help with accommodations please let us know. We can work with local hotels to get you the best rate possible. 

Host/LOC Sebastian River High School Crew
Contact Tom Lange
Phone Please contact regatta via email
Chief Referee Not yet posted
Juniors Yes
HS/Scholastic Yes
Collegiate No
Open Yes
Masters Yes
Elite No
Adaptive No
Inclusion No
Entry Fees (USD)
Sunday events $30.00
Saturday events $50.00
Fee cap: $650.00 per club

Note: to receive the fee cap all entries must be submitted under one account per club