Head Of The Charles Weekend!


Welcome to the 2013 Head of the Charles Weekend, the 49th annual. On Friday, we will be hosting a dinner with the Women's Varsity team for rowers and their families to kick off the weekend. Click here for details and tickets. Register by Tuesday (10/15)


On Saturday, the Club Eight will start from BU's Dewolfe boathouse at 2:04. They are boat number 16, starting between Boston University and Yale Old Fellow's Club.






On Sunday, the team has two entries in the collegiate eight. The first varsity eight is bow number 10 between Hobart and Trinity; the second varsity eight is bow number 40 between Bates and Binghamton University.


Popular viewing locations include Eliot, Weeks, and Anderson Bridges. Most vendors and give aways take place between Anderson and Eliot.  

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Directions are all from Boston College- address questions on directions to mcshanet@bc.edu

To Eliot Bridge -  If you are a Boston college student looking for public transportation, you can catch the 86 bus from the Reservoir or Chestnut Hill Ave (near at the end of south street) to Western Ave and Soldiers Field road.

To Anderson bridge - take the 86 one stop farther to N. Harvard St. opposite the Harvard Stadium gate.

If you are driving to the event, there is parking near Harvard Stadium which is about 500 feet from the river or street parking on Western Avenue.

If you would prefer to take a cab, Cambridge boat club is adjacent to Eliot Bridge and only three miles from campus. The address is 2 Gerrys Landing Rd, Cambridge, MA 02138


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To BU Bridge- If you start from Boston College, you can take the B line to BU "West" and walk through BU's "campus" toward the river.