The 2017 USRowing Masters National Championships will be held August 17-20, 2017, at Melton Hill Lake in Oak Ridge, Tenn.
Hosted by Oak Ridge Rowing Association and Oak Ridge Convention and Visitors Bureau, the event features athletes 21 and older competing for national titles in 202 categories.
Masters can look forward to another unique competition experience at the 2017 event with a beer garden and viewing area with TV screens for close-up viewing of each race. Athletes will also get the chance to meet their fellow competitors for a special Tennessee-favorite meal during competition.
Registration is now open. Click the button below to submit entries via RegattaCentral. The initial registration deadline is July 27, 2017.
“Our racing venue on Melton Hill Lake has long been a favorite for competitive rowing, hosting high-profile, 1,000-meter and 2,000-meter events for nearly 40 years. We are delighted to welcome masters rowing back to East Tennessee.”
Jim Rogers, Oak Ridge Rowing Association Regatta Chairman
“Rowing is a strong part of Oak Ridge history and is associated with a lot of civic pride. I know that in addition to a fair and consistent racing venue, visiting rowers will find Oak Ridge to be an extremely welcoming community.”
Marc DeRose, Executive Director of Explore Oak Ridge
Initial Registration Opens: April 1, 2017
Initial Registration Deadline: July 27, 2017
Online Late Entry Deadline: July 31, 2017
**Updated July 10**
Click this button to reserve team tent space for this year's event.
Boat Rental Information
Oak Ridge Rowing Association is available to assist crews looking to rent equipment for this event.
Rental Fees (per boat)
Travel & Lodging
The 2017 USRowing Masters National Championships will be held at Melton Hill Lake, 697 Melton Lake Dr, Oak Ridge, TN 37830