WHEN:  April 13-14,  2019

WHERE:  Dexter Lake,  Lowell, OR (South of Eugene)

WHO:   All Youth Varsity and Novice Athletes are expected  to participate. There will be very strong competitors from  OR, WA, and CA.  After this regatta,  the coaches will make their final decisions for the line-ups for the Youth NW Regional Championships.

COST:  Regatta fees are projected to be _____ per athlete. This does not include overnight lodging or evening meals for athletes/parents during the regatta stay.

RACE DISTANCE:  Youth events: 2k/ Masters events: 1k


TYPE OF START:  Quick start

WHEN TO ARRIVE:   Athletes in selected boats (those who are racing on early Saturday morning), need to arrive in Eugene by Friday afternoon.  All other athletes must be at Dexter Lake by 10AM on Saturday.

TRANSPORTATION:   Athletes and parents are responsible for their own transportation to and from the regatta.


  • Athletes/Parents are responsible for making their own lodging arrangements.

  • Coaches traditionally stay Friday and Saturday nights at the _________________.

  • CLICK HERE for list of additional Springfield-area hotels. For the best rate, make reservations by phone directly with the hotel as early as possible, and ask if there is a discounted Covered Bridge Regatta rate.

FOOD:   ORU parent volunteers will coordinate the ORU Food Tent at the regatta site, providing morning and afternoon meals/snacks for athletes and families. Evening meals are the responsibility of individual athletes and their families.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFOMATION, including directions to the venue, race course map, event list, lineups, etc: visit Regatta Central.