Dogwood Junior Championship

  • Apr 23, 2022 To Apr 24, 2022
  • sprint
  • Melton Lake
  • Oak Ridge, TN (USA)
  • Hosted By: Oak Ridge Rowing Association, Inc.
  • Registration Closed

    2022 Dogwood Junior Championship Regatta
            Saturday/Sunday April 23-24, 2022

                Hosted by  Oak Ridge Rowing Association
                                        697 Melton Lake Drive

                                         Oak Ridge, TN 37830


2021 Content below- to be revised.









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      2021 Schedule (HereNow)
      2021 Heat Sheets (HereNow)
      2021 Results (HereNow)
      2021 Information Packet (1.1)
     2021 Covid Protocol Spreadsheet

2021 Site Maps
Trailer/Athlete Area            Practice Day Traffic Pattern
      Time Trial Traffic Pattern    Sprint Race Traffic Pattern


Notification of Interest - Closed
Please help us understand the number of participating teams by submitting, at your earliest opportunity,  a no-cost entry to Event 0 - Notification of Interest. This will be very helpful to a number of items including trailer laydown, event timing/centers and other items.

Housing - Closed
Oak Ridge Rowing Association 
is proud to partner with HBC Event Services, a housing agency with a nationwide reputation for excellence in managing travel for sports events.  HBC Event Services provides an easy way for you to book your hotel rooms with our partnered hotels at the best rates.  These rates are lower than their best available rate and usually include breakfast for your team. Check out the special rates available to Dogwood Junior Championship participants HERE

Event Structure: ORRA offers an event schedule that includes 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x, 4-, 4+ and 8+. Further, there are Junior, U17 and U15 categories and events for lightweight rowers. See the Event list for details.  The Chief Referee reserves the right to adjust the race progressions.

For events that have 1-7 entries, that event will be raced as straight to final.
For events that have 8-14 entries, that event will be raced as two Heats, with the top 3 from each heat + the 7th fastest qualifier from the Heats to the Grand Final.
For events that have 15-21 entries, that event will be raced as a time trial, with the top 14 to Semifinal, and top 3 from each Semifinal + the 7th fastest qualifier from the Semifinals (3+3+1) to Grand Final. UPDATE: 8-14 to Petit Final.
For events that have 22 or more entries, that event will be raced as a time trial, with top 21 to Semifinals, and top 2 from each Semifinal + the 7th fastest qualifier from the Semifinals (2+2+2+1) to the Grand Final. 8-14 to Petit Final. 
The Chief Referee will manage the division of entrants in to the Finals. Time trial results will be used to seed lane assignments in the Finals. 

Timing: Time Trials will start early Saturday, and run across two parallel lanes on approximate 7-minute event centers.  ORRA will have a short break immediately after Time Trials to rotate referees and LOC to the marshalling and start dock and start platform positions. Heats will immediately follow Time Trials. This defines the Grand Finals for Events with 8-14 entries. Semifinals will immediately follow Heats, This defines the Petit and Grand Finals for Events with 15 or more entries . The DASH events will follow the completion of Semifinals.  All Finals will run on Sunday.  All events should be complete before 4pm on Sunday.

Contact Oak Ridge Rowing Assoc.
Phone 865-482-6538
  Information Packet
Chief Referee Not yet posted
Juniors Yes
HS/Scholastic No
Collegiate No
Open No
Masters No
Elite No
Para No
Inclusive No
Entry Fees (USD)
Standard Cost Late Cost
0500m DASH 1x $20.00 $25.00
0500m DASH 8+ $40.00 $45.00
1x ( Singles ) $40.00 $50.00
2x/2- ( Doubles/Pairs ) $75.00 $85.00
4x/4-/4+ ( Fours/Quads ) $95.00 $105.00
8+ ( Eights ) $115.00 $125.00
Notification of Interest
Plus taxes if applicable