The Georgia Tech Crew and Saint Andrew Rowing Club are
delighted to welcome you to the 28th Annual John Hunter Regatta at
the Lake Lanier Olympic Rowing Center.
is open to all college, scholastic, and youth rowing teams. Racing will be at the
1996 Olympic Games rowing venue. The
2000 meter course is a 7 lane buoyed course with starting platforms, enclosed
finish tower and stadium seating for 3000 fans. Regatta information, Rules of
Rowing, a preliminary schedule of events, forms and directions are all within
Hunter Regatta is awarding championship team point trophies to the college and
youth teams scoring the most overall points. Scoring is based on USRowing
scoring guidelines. We plan heats and finals for the varsity and college novice
4 events with first, second and third place medals awarded for the finals. 2nd varsity, lightweight and youth novice
events will permit two boats to enter these events. These races will be scheduled as one race
flights and will award first, second and third place medals for events with
four or more entries. We will also hold
several championship sponsored trophy events, awarding the winning team a race
trophy plus their individual gold medals.
like to thank the Lake Lanier Rowing Club for their support and for providing a
world class facility for Georgia Tech and Saint Andrew to host the John Hunter
Regatta at Lake Lanier. On behalf of all
three clubs I invite you to compete at this year’s Hunter. With plenty of water,
an outstanding venue, and great weather, this year’s regatta promises to be one
of the best of the spring rowing season.