2018 Recreational Rowing Calendar

The events listed below are either exclusively for recreational rowers or include a category for rowers in stable/touring boats.

"Head races" are events run under British Rowing Rules of Racing.  "Time trials" are similar but run independently with a wider range of boats.

Day Date Event Type of event Region
January Saturday 20th Weybridge Winter Head Head race Thames Upper
  Sunday 21st Maidenhead 2k time trial Time trial Thames Upper
February Saturday 17th Molesey Head Head race Thames Upper
March Saturday 10th British Rowing Tourers Dinner at Leander Club, Henley Social Thames Upper
Friday 30th Good Friday Row from Nottingham to Newark Tour East Midlands
April Saturday 14th Head of the Dart Time trial West
May Saturday 12th Desborough Challenge (Weyibridge) - provisional date Time trial Thames Upper
  Sunday-Sunday 13th - 20th FISA Tour in Catalonia (which may still be part of Spain!) Tour Overseas
  Saturday-Sunday 19th - 20th Great Coal Row, Southampton Tour Wessex
Sunday 20th Voga Longa, Venice Festival/challenge Overseas
June Saturday-Sunday 16th - 17th Explore the Norfolk Broads Tour East
July Saturday 14th River Wear Tour, Sunderland Tour North
August Thursday 30th Start of BR National Tour - Upper Thames Tour Thames Upper
September Sunday 2nd End of BR National Tour Tour Thames Upper
  Saturday 8th Great River Race (fixed seat boats only) Time trial Thames Central
    ?? Great Tyne Row Time trial North
Sunday 16th ?? Boston Marathon Time trial East Midlands