Date: July 10, 2016
Time: 7:00 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Location: Riverside Boat Club, 769 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
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Regular registration will be live until Wednesday, July 6 on Regatta Central. Entry spots are limited, but late registration may be available for a fee at the discretion of the regatta director.
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About Cromwell Cup
Riverside Boat Club is proud to host the 13th-annual Cromwell Cup regatta, set to take place on Sunday, July 10th, 2016 at Riverside’s boathouse in Cambridge, MA, along the Charles River and Memorial Drive. An all-day event, the Cromwell Cup is the largest summer regatta on the Charles River, with well-over 600 competitors of all ages (16 through 70+) and skill levels participating annually. Named after RBC member and 1964 Olympian Seymour Cromwell, the Cromwell Cup is a 1000-meter rowing race between Weeks Bridge and Magazine Beach on the Charles River. The event is run entirely by Riverside volunteers and encourages friendly competition on the Charles River and promotes awareness of rowing in the Boston-Cambridge communities.
Number of Athletes: 600+ men and women athletes from all over New England and the Mid-Atlantic. Ages 16-70+ years old.
Short Term Goals
- Continue support of the local rowing community by offering competitive events
- Raise awareness of Riverside’s past and present role in the (onshore) local community
- Fund RBC athletes who have earned the opportunity to compete at the 2016 World Championships and/or Olympic Games
- Improve the physical structures that foster this active community
Long Term Goals
- Invest in the future growth and success of the Cromwell Cup Regatta
- Maintain Riverside as a training center for aspiring U.S. National Team athletes
- Engage the Cambridge community in a family-friendly event that promotes a healthy lifestyle
Don’t forget to reserve your trailer’s parking spot! E-mail regattas(at)riversideboatclub(dot)com to RSVP – space is limited.
2016 Cromwell Cup Vendors
Interested in being a vendor at 2016 Cromwell Cup Regatta? Contact riverside.hpg(at)gmail(dot)com.
Contact Information – Regatta Director
For questions, please contact Katy Ruderman at regattas(at)riversideboatclub(dot)com