Head of the Genesee

Race;   10/7/2017                Head of the Genesee

Men’s and Women’s Crew (Scullers are going to Mercer NJ)

Location;  Rochester, NY….U of R campus, Genesee Waterways Center, 149 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester.

Participating schools: UR, RIT, William Smith, Buffalo, Binghamton, others from upstate NY.

Departure Time – location   On Saturday, 10/7, meet the bus at A & E Center at 6:00am. Depart at 6:15am.

Directions to Site; – Leave Ithaca on route 96 north through Waterloo to I-90 at exit 42, proceed west to exit 46.  Proceed north on I-390 to exit 17, Scottsville Road east, merge onto Elmwood Avenue east, boathouse parking will be on the right


Time line;               to bus driver;           Saturday 10/7/2017

6:00 am – Meet at the Ithaca College A & E Center, north side loading dock.

6:15 am  – drive directly to Rochester, NY race site – arrive by 8:15am.

1:30 pm – load the bus for the trip home….no local transportation required.

ETA Ithaca, 4:00pm.


Race Schedule;

8:45         Regatta meeting

Race times are subject to change when final entries are established…tba.

                                9:10         Men’s 4 launch, race at 10:00.

9:20         Women’s 4 (2) launch at 9:20.

10:40       Men’s v8 launch, race at 11:30.

10:55       Women’s v8, race at 11:45.

11:05       Men’s nov8, race at 11:55.

*We will have to hustle to get the 4’s rigged and ready to launch  

Race notes:            All races are 5k head race       

Return to Ithaca:  De-rig immediately after racing and load trailer.   No one is excused until all Ithaca crews are done racing.  Support your teammates.  We will return directly to Ithaca College

Buses will leave for Ithaca at about 2:00.   E.T.A. is 4:00 pm.



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