Race Info:

Course: A ‘stake race’ of 3 miles. Race 1.5 miles upstream, row around two large orange buoys and then return 1.5 miles to the finish (same place as the start).

GMH Course Map

Eligibility: Open to all rowers, hotshots and novices, in racing singles or doubles
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Method of Start: Race commences at 9:45 AM sharp. Running start, one boat every 15 seconds.
Launching: Boat launching facilities are limited. Please allow time to ensure your arrival at the starting line on time.
Awards and Lunch: Awards and results presented at the end of racing. For each category:

   -quart of maple syrup for first place

   -bag of apples for second

   -gallon of cider for third

There will be a 12:00 PM lunch for all racers at the launch Site including: Cider, egg rolls, cheese, bread, and doughnuts. (lunch is available for a fee for non-racers)


**with regrets, there will be no pre-race bbq at King Boatworks on Saturday night.


For more information about rowing in Putney, visit The Putney Rowing Club