Time trial seeding takes place at (TBD) on the Saturday of the Festival weekend.
There will be two 250m (TBD) heats back-to-back, with the fastest time used in seeding for Sunday's races. Each group will begin their second heat soon after returning to the start. You will not exit your boat between heats, though you may substitute registered alternate team members.
The results of the time trials will determine the brackets for Sunday's races.
Sunday June 14 @ 8:00 am
John W. Weeks Footbridge
Race takes place at the John W. Weeks Footbridge on the Sunday of the Festival weekend.
The docks will be located on the Boston shore. Races begin between the River and Western Avenue bridges. Races end near the Weeks Footbridge, just before the boat docks. [View festival map]
Race course will be 500-meters and first race time will be dependent on Saturday time trials.
Once your team has launched from the docks, you should proceed downstream to the starting line. At the starting line listen for instructions from the race officials. Buoys will mark the finish line; an air horn will be used to indicate the passing of each boat across the official finish line.