Online Registration

Registration for the 2017 Head of the Des Moines is facilitated through RegattaCentral.


As this is a US Rowing Registered Regatta, waivers are handled through US Rowing’s Waiver Portal system. Consult your club/school/organization for your club code.

Entry Fees

  • Eights: $56
  • Fours/Quads: $40
  • Doubles/pairs: $28
  • Singles $16
  • Late registration: add $5 per boat
  • Changes to entry after Boating/Line-Up deadline $5.00 per change


Coming soon.

Registration Services

Registration Services is located on the eastern side of the brick bathrooms in a big white tent marked “Registration.” It is advisable for crews and individuals to check in early to pickup their race packets containing bow markers, event list, regatta information, etc. the evening before the race.