Head of the Lafayette

Date: See Practice Schedule

Location: Lakewood Park, 1650 Willow Wood Road, Norfolk, VA

Summary: This event is hosted by Hampton Roads Rowing Club.  All of Granby will participate, racing in juniors categories (men’s, women’s, and mixed).  It is a 5,000 meter head race on the tidal waters of the Lafayette River.  It is the largest local regatta, with many high school, college, and adult teams participating.  The best place to watch is from Mayflower Road in Colonial Place.  Should bad weather require it, the alternate course will be used.  There is usually a Halloween Costume contest for the Best Dressed Boat off the launch dock.

HRRC Website: HOTL 2017 Schedule & Rules


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Alternate Course Map:

HOTL, Alternate