Henley Masters

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Welcome BACK Henley Masters!  This year's competition will be held Sunday, July 31 2022.


  • Events and event orders are unchanged for this years regatta and can be found in the List of Race Eventst;
  • Event Club Caps have been removed for this years Henley Masters
  • Entry Caps have been adjusted to 28 entries per event
  • The Henley Dash progression system will be used for this years regatta, heat winners advance to the final and next fastest times. Lanes will be assigned by time for the finals
  • Heats will be sheduled in Event Order. Each participant will be responsible for their own time. The Regatta Committee will not adjust the scheduling of heats. Scratch Fees and Names Change Fees apply.
  • HUDSON is bringing the SHARK Zone to the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta.  If you are an Overseas Competitor or Club attending the regatta from outside North America and interested in racing a HUDSON at Henley, please contact HUDSON directly. Inquiries can be sent to Liam Parsons:  liam@hudsonboatworks.com. HUDSON will continue to support domestic competitors with enhanced on-site race support services.
  • Club Entries Only: In keeping with Henley tradition, Henley Masters will only be accepting Club participants. No composite entries accepted.
  • Umbrella Clubs: Entries submitted under registered Umbrella Clubs will be accepted. According to RCA Rules of Racing, a participant is permitted to race for only one club. Composite enties are not permitted at Henley Masters. According to Rule 6.4 A competitor may only compete for his/her Qualified Club at the regatta. A Competitor who is a member of more than one (1) Qualified Club must elect which club he/she will represent. A Competitor may only appear on the Regatta Central Eligibility Roster of one (1) Qualified Club. A Competitor who breaches this Rule may be disqualified from further participation in this Regatta, his/her crew will be scratched and his/her Qualified Club(s) may be fined, all in accordance withthe provisions of 10.0 Fees, Penalities and Fines hereof.
  • Waitlisted Entries: As per our Wait List policy the Host Committee will make every endevor to release as many Waitlisted entries/events as possible. Releaseing of waitlisted entries cannot be determined until registration is closed. Registrants will be automatically notified once a waitlisted entry is released.
  • Handicaps:  Henley Handicap System (HHS) here; RCA Rules of Racing Appendix 5 Henley Handicap System Explained.
  • Late Entries: All late entries will be submitted on-line. Late entry registration will open shortly after the posting of the Preliminary Draw and closes Saturday July 30 15:00 see Entry, Refund, Wait List & Late Entry Policy;
  • Coxswains: coxswains are permitted to race in both Henley and Henley Masters (as a coxswain only), and all coxwains are required to weigh-in as per Rules, Regulations and Policies.
  • Weigh-ins: see Rules, Regulations and Policies;
  • Regatta Office: will be open for Masters Only use Saturday, July 30 2022 from 14:30 to 16:00. Name changes and scratches deadline is 16:00. The Regatta Office will then reopen Sunday, July 31 2022 from 7:30 to 8:30 for scratches and medical name changes only. Please note that due to the introduction of the Henley Handicap System (HHS), in the event of a name change for a handicapped event entry, Sunday’s name changes will only be permitted accompanied by a medical certificate;
  • Masters Training: the entire 2000m course will be open for training to all active competitors Saturday, July 30 2022 from Noon to 17:00 (dock closed 16:30). Masters training only Sunday, July 31 2022 from 6:00am to 7:30am (dock closes 7:00am) with all boats off the water by 7:30am. Note that yellow cards will be issued for course violations to any crews training on the course outside of these hours or training in the top 1000m (Sunday AM). Henley Masters training and racing course maps can be viewed/downloaded here;


There will be a brief Coaches Meeting prior to racing Sunday, July 31 2022 at 7:00am at the Clerk’s Booth.

Please visit our Daily Calendar section of the website for additional information.


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