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USRowing Youth National Championships

The 2015 Youth National Championships will be held June 12-14, 2015, at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida.

Monitor this page for more information on the 2015 event as it becomes available.

2015 Proposals for Regatta Packet Changes

USRowing would like to thank the rowing community for its participation in this year's process. 

The proposals were discussed by the Youth Advisory Committee at it's annual December meeting. Click here for the minutes from the Youth Committee December Meeting.

The 2015 Rules of Rowing are now also available on the USRowing web site. Click here for the updated Rules of Rowing.

At this time, USRowing will take the proposals, comments, and committee recommendations under consideration. The final packet, incorporated selected proposals and approved changes to the Rules of Rowing, will be posted no later than March 1, 2015.

2015 Packet Change Proposals


Watch the USRowing broadcast of semifinals and finals live on Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15 on USRowing’s You Tube Channel:

Hotel Information 

USRowing has partnered with EMC Venues to provide accommodation options for teams and spectators travelling to the 2015 USRowing Youth National Championships. Click the picture below to view options available through EMC Venues.

Travel Information 

Airport and Ground Transportation

Below are the airports most commonly used to visit the Sarasota-Bradenton area. Click on the links for more information about each airport.
Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ): SRQ Airport serves over one million passengers each year as a gateway to Florida's Gulf Coast.
  • Located just 8 miles from Nathan Benderson Park
  • Daily non-stop flights to Chicago, NYC, Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, and Washington D.C.
Tampa International Airport (TPA): Tampa International Airport is just one hour from Sarasota-Bradenton and provides nonstop and connecting flight services to popular national and international destinations.
Driving Distances to Nathan Benderson Park From:
  • St. Petersburg- 41 miles
  • Tampa- 55 miles
  • Naples- 114 miles
  • Orlando- 126 miles
  • Palm Beach- 181 miles
  • Miami- 214 miles
  • Jacksonville- 240 miles
  • Tallahassee- 283 miles
Boat Rental and Trailer Space Information

To assist crews travelling to the regatta, USRowing is posting information about boat rentals and trailer space available for the regatta. Use the links below to contact these companies for options and availability.

Trailer Sharing Form: Taking a trailer to Florida, and have space available? Looking for trailer space? Complete the form, and USRowing will post your information on this web site to allow people to connect.

Trailer Space Needed/Available (updated daily): Scroll to the right to see trailers with available space.

Trailer Arrival and Practice Information

Monitor this page for more information as it becomes available.


2014 Press Coverage and Credential Information

May Madness Blog - Keep up with all of the action leading up to the Youth National Championships in one place. Follow the "May Madness" blog for information about regattas, results, and other information to help with your preparations.

Past Results

Click here for past results.

2014 List of Qualified Crews