The race is set in the heart of the Nation’s Capital and passes by Nationals Stadium on the port side approximately 1500m from the start line. In addition to racing, the regatta includes an apple pie contest (best pie wins) after the last race. Enter an apple pie in the contest, or simply partake in the deliciousness. Rowers, spectators, coaches, referees, and volunteers; there will be apple pies for all.
Coming from out of town? Make it a two head race weekend. The Head of the Potomac is on Sunday September 23th. If you are interested in leaving your trailer overnight at the ACBA boathouse before heading out to the Head of the Potomac on Sunday morning, email the race director at [email protected]
to confirm space is available. We are only about six miles away from the HOTP starting line. Overnight trailer space is available but limited.