While many CRRPC members are primarily interested in the general health and fitness benefits of paddling and rowing, others follow an exacting training regimen and compete in their sport of choice.

The following are among the events and regattas in which members have competed, proudly carrying CRRPC’s colors into battle in local, regional, national and international competition.

  • Royal Canadian Henley Regatta (St. Catherine, Ontario, Canada)
  • U.S. National Team Trials (various)
  • USRowing National Championships (national rotation)
  • USRowing Club National Championships (national rotation)
  • USRowing Masters National Championships (national rotation)
  • US Rowing Midwest Masters Regional Championships (Indianapolis, IA)


  • Rowing Marathon Championships (Natchitoches, LA)
  • Grand Regatta (Grand Rapids, MI)
  • Iron Oars Marathon (Chicago, IL)
  • Midwest Rowing Championships (Madison, WI)


  • Head of the Charles (Boston, MA)
  • Head of the Des Moines (Des Moines, IA)
  • Head of the Eagle (Indianapolis, IN)
  • Head of the Elk (Elkhart, IN)
  • Head of the Ohio (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • Head of the Rock (Rockford, IL)
  • Head of the Schuylkill (Philadelphia, PA)