Welcome to racing in Saratoga Springs, NY!
Saratoga Springs is home to Saratoga Rowing Association located on Fish Creek and Saratoga Lake. Please take some time to browse our website where you will fine information on upcoming, past, and present races.

Our Regattas

Head of the Fish

Scheduled for October 26th-27th of 2024.

Head of the Fish is one of the largest regattas in the country. The Head of the Fish attracts over 160 teams and 1600 crews from across the Northeast and features the country's most unique trophies.

Saratoga Invitational

On the last weekend of April, an east coast Clash of the Titans, the Saratoga Invitational is a similar opening regatta to the Crew Classic of the West coast.  With over 1200 entries, this regatta provides the invited crews the opportunity to race several times over the weekend in 1500 meter racing.

Tail of the Fish

Tail of the Fish date is TBD for 2024

The regatta is by invitation only and is a 3000m stake turn race for local teams in the capital region only. 




NYS Collegiate Championships

April 20, 2024

Outside the NCAA league championships, this regatta is a regional championship for the collegiate crews of New York.

Spring Collegiate Dual Racing

The Saratoga race course is open in April and May for neutral site collegiate races. Please contact Kristi at kristi.wagner@saratogarowing.com for more information and to schedule a race.


NYS Scholastic Champs

New York State Scholastic Championships are held the second weekend of May. With over 80 NY teams and 550 boats competing, the NY State Championships is one of the largest state championships for rowing.  This regatta is held on Saturday and Sunday and qualifies its fastest crews to the USRowing Youth Invitational Regatta as well as the Scholastic Rowing Association of America National Championships.