Welcome to the Head of the Waikato River Race Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th September 2019

Celebrate the end of winter training and welcome in the Summer!

Following in the tradition of all the great rowing nations, New Zealand is getting it's own Head of the Waikato River Race! This race will be based at Mighty River Domain on Lake Karapiro, with racing starting approx 7km upstream of the finish tower. Racing will be a time trial format with 15 second gaps between boats. This race will be a true test of endurance, efficiency and coxing genius!