38th Head of the Lake Sunday November 5


Hosted by Lake Washington Rowing Club and the University of Washington, Head of the Lake starts on Lake Union, continues through the Montlake Cut to Lake Washington and finishes near the UW Conibear Shellhouse. Don’t miss the opportunity to race this beautiful course. The race is limited to 450 entries or the registration deadline of October 25 passes, whichever occurs first.

Registration Opened September 14, at 12:30PM PST and filled in 4 hours.


Volunteer Sign-Up

HOTL BuoysBecome one of the many volunteers who help make Head of the Lake great. Our volunteers are the reason this regatta is so successful. Sign up for one of these opportunities now. Volunteer Sign-Up

HOTL Merchandise

HOTL Both SweatshirtsDon’t miss out on popular HOTL merchandise. Last year all the HOTL merchandise was sold by 9AM. Order your HOTL gear now and pick up on race weekend.  HOTL Merchandise

HOTL Stephanie with Mug


Husky Crew

UW Crew

Putting on a regatta of the size of HOTL would be impossible without the very generous support we receive from the University of Washington and we extend our sincere thanks to them.

Husky Men’s Crew
Husky Women’s Crew