2018 USRowing Youth National Championships

The 2018 USRowing Youth National Championships will be held June 9-11, 2018, on Lake Natoma in Gold River, CA.

Click here to read the official announcement.

The championships, which serve as the premier youth rowing event in the United States, sees approximately 1,500 athletes competing in more than 350 crews, representing some 150 teams from across the country – all vying for national titles in 18 boat classes.

“Crews will again experience one of the top venues in the country, which played  host to the 2017 IRAs and 2016 NCAA Rowing Championships. The staff at the Sacramento State Aquatic Center consistently  delivers top-notch  events and the 2018 Youth Nationals won’t be any different.”

-AJ Dominique III, Sr. Events Manager, USRowing

“The Sacramento State Aquatic Center, California Department of Parks and Recreation, Rancho Cordova Travel and Tourism, and the Folsom Tourism Bureau, are extremely excited to be the host of the 2018 USRowing Youth National Championships.  Together we look forward to bringing a championship experience to all of the athletes, coaches, families, and spectators. SACREWMENTO here you come!”

– Brian Dulgar, Director, Sacramento State Aquatic Center

2018 Regatta Proposal Public Comment Period

USRowing has received the following proposals for changes to the 2018 USRowing Youth National Championship regatta packet.

Click here to view the proposed changes.

The public comment period will occur from January 11-28, 2018.

USRowing and a Youth Nationals Advisory Committee will review proposals and the public comments, and the committee will make recommendations to USRowing on the proposals.

USRowing will factor in the public comments, Committee recommendations, and changes to the USRowing Rules of Rowing when posting the regatta packet no later than March 1, 2018.

Travel and Lodging

The 2018 USRowing Youth National Championships will be held at the Sacramento State Aquatic Center, 1901 Hazel Avenue, Gold River, CA 95670.

Airport and Ground Transportation

The Sacramento State Aquatic Center is accessible by Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

Click here for driving directions.

  • SMF

    Sacramento International Airport

    Sacramento International Airport is approximately 35 miles from the venue and provides nonstop and connecting flight services to popular national and international destinations.

Travel and Lodging Partner

USRowing has partnered with EMC Venues to provide accommodation options for teams and spectators traveling to the 2018 Youth National Championships.

Book with EMC

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