The Dogwood Championships is a two day regatta taking place in Oak Ridge, TN. Athletes will miss school on Friday to travel down to the regatta. This regatta comes with an additional fee and athletes must be selected to participate.
This is our regional championship regatta where we compete for the opportunity to race at the Youth National Championship in June. The regatta takes place on Harsha Lake in East Fork State Park.
All athletes compete at this regatta. Athletes miss school on Friday to travel to Ohio and prepare the equipment for racing. Athletes travel with the team bus and stay in the team hotel. This regatta comes with an additional fee.
Athletes must qualify to compete at this regatta at the Midwest Championships. Travel details and fees will be sent to those competing.
Head of the Hooch - Chattanooga, TN
Selected athletes only will attend this regatta. The Boys and Girls Teams will bring a Varsity 8+, Varsity 4+, and a Novice 8+. The team will travel by bus to TN on Friday. MRC will race in eights and fours on Saturday. Finally, we will travel home on Sunday. This regatta comes with an additional fee to cover entries, transportation, food and lodging cost.
Head of the Charles - Boston, MA
Only selected athletes will compete at this regatta. As of now, we only have one guaranteed entry, the Girls 8+. We will be entering a Girls 4+ and a Boys 8+ and 4+ into the lottery as well. Athlete stay in the team hotel and are under the coaches' supervision throughout the weekend. We compete against 85 other teams in any given event.
This regatta comes with an additional fee (usually around $600).
Must qualify - 1st, 2nd, or 3rd in a 1st Varsity event at Midwest Championships.
All Novice and Varsity athletes compete at this regatta.
Friday - depart early morning; travel on the team buses to Ohio and practice on the course
Saturday and Sunday - Race
Depart - Sunday in the afternoon and return in MKE late at night
This race has an additional fee to cover travel, lodging and meal expenses. About $350.
Selected Varsity and Novice athletes only.
The team will travel to Oak Ridge on a team bus and stay in the team hotel. Tentative schedule:
Depart: Friday, April 27; early morning
Race: Saturday and Sunday; all day
Return: Sunday; leave the racecourse in the afternoon and return to MKE late night
This trip has an additional fee: around $325
We will hold informal scrimmage races for high school and middle school athletes. Our boathouse will be open to all who want to see our facility. This is a great event to get to know the coaches, parents, and other members of the club. Food will be provided by the MRC. Bring your friends and family!
- Who: Select Varsity Athletes
- Arrive: By evening on Thursday, 10/20.
- Depart: Anytime after race
- Where: Boston, Massachusetts
- Regatta Website: www.hocr.org
- Transportation: Airplane, selected participants must purchase their own tickets
- Note: This regatta comes with an additional cost, usually between $575-$600.