Regatta Staging

Buses can drop off teams at the Compass Rose located to the north of the UCO|CHK Central Boathouse on RIVERSPORT Dr. Pending space availability, buses can park onsite in the bus parking area for $10.

Due to limited trailer space, each trailer will have a designated parking space.  To reserve a parking space for your trailer, please contact Gena Terrill at with the following information:

  • Name and cell phone number of trailer driver
  • Estimated day and time of arrival
  • Estimated day and time of departure

On arrival, please follow directions from parking attendants.


Directions to the Boathouse District can be found here.

Please keep all boats and oars in the designated staging areas and clear of marked pathways and docks.  Most staging will occur around the Devon Boathouse and Chesapeake Finish Line Tower.

Clubs and universities are permitted to erect tents designated areas along the race course on surrounding the Devon Boathouse and CHK | Central Boathouse inlet.  Please see the registration officials for information on the permitted tent locations.

Team tents cannot be set up until Saturday morning.


All event timing and results will be posted on

Awards will be distributed for the Head of the Oklahoma throughout the day on Saturday and Sunday as results become official. Gold medals will be awarded on the Chesapeake Finish Line Tower dock. Other medals can be picked up on the first floor of the Devon Boathouse.  Trophies will be awarded during a ceremony prior to the start of the OG&E NightSprints.  Trophies include:

  • Norick Cup – First-place finisher of the Men’s Collegiate Eight Head Race
  • Ackerman Cup – First-place finisher of the Women’s Collegiate Eight Head Race
  • Schnittman Cup – First-place finisher of the Men’s Collegiate Four Race
  • Tempe Knopp Cup – Junior Team Points Trophy


Please visit our Partner Hotels page for a complete list of our hotel partners and the contact information to receive special regatta rates.