Live Stream

As a pioneer in regatta webcasting, the Crew Classic is proud to bring you real-time video coverage of all of the racing on our YouTube Channel. Races will all be archived for replay after the conclusion of the regatta.

2023 Live Stream
Past Video Coverage

Schedule and Results

Timing and results brought to you by Charles River Timing. All race results will update in real-time. You may subscribe to our Twitter results at @sdccresults.

Dates and Times

Saturday and Sunday April 1 & 2, 2023

Thursday

Arrival and practice day

FREE parking and admission at Crown Point

  • 12:00 pm – Check in opens at Crown Point
  • 12:00-6:00 pm – Course open for practice

Friday

Arrival and practice day

FREE parking and admission at Crown Point

  • 7:00 am – Course open for practice
  • 8:00 am – Registration open at Crown Point
  • 2:00 – Beer Garden open
  • 4:00 pm – Mandatory Coach & Coxswain meeting
  • 4:00 – 6:30 pm – President’s Dinner (invitation only)

Saturday

Race Day

Paid parking and admission at Crown Point

  • 6:00 am – Shuttle service begins from free parking at Ski Beach
  • 6:00 am – Gates opens for spectators.
  • 7:00 am – Champions Pavilion opens for spectators
  • 7:10 am – National Anthem
  • 7:15 am – Racing begins 
  • 10:00 am – Beer Garden Opens
  • 6:00 pm (approx) – Last race
  • 6:30 pm – Shuttle service ends

Sunday

Race Day

Paid parking and admission at Crown Point

  • 6:00 am – Shuttle service begins from free parking at Ski Beach
  • 6:00 am – Gates opens for spectators
  • 7:10 am – National Anthem
  • 7:15 am – Racing begins
  • 8:00 am – Brunch by the Bay Opens
  • 10:00 am – Crew Classic Beer Garden Opens
  • 2:00 pm – Champions Pavilion opens for spectators.
  • 4:00 pm (approx) – Last race
  • 6:00 pm – Shuttle service ends

Hospitality

Classic Brunch By the Bay

Sunday 8:00am – 2:00pm

In the same spirit as the famous Henley Royal Regatta and the Head of the Charles, the Crew Classic Brunch offers guests a luxurious tented location in which to watch the boats cross the finish line. Brunch patrons will enjoy a delicious gourmet brunch by Giuseppe Catering, hand crafted espresso coffees, and Crew Classic cocktail designs by SnakeOil Cocktails. The brunch tent offers an unparalleled view of the finish line with comfortable seating indoors or out, in addition to the multiple screens inside the tent featuring the regatta live stream. Athletes in rowing blazers and ladies in hats add to the event’s festive atmosphere. We hope you join us for this very special day!

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Champions Pavilion

Saturday 7:00 am –  7:00 pm
Sunday   2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Champions Pavilion is perfectly situated at the finish line for excellent race viewing.  This is the place to meet up with teammates, family and friends.  Coffee will be served all day and you can grab a bite to eat from our food court and enjoy your meal while sitting in the shade watching the races start to finish on the monitors within the tent.  Beer and wine will be available for purchase with ID.

The Champions Pavilion will be open to all ages.

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Beer Garden (21+, ID required)

The perfect spot to sit and watch the races from the shore while enjoying local craft beer! The beer garden is situated near food vendors, restrooms and the Jumbotron, across from Alumni Row.

  • Friday: 2:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Saturday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • Sunday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Parking and Directions

Public Parking

Free parking is available at Ski Beach You may take the free shuttle directly to the regatta main gate.

Parking at Crown Point Shores–with the exception of the Northern Lot–is free on a first come, first serve basis. Valet parking is available for $30.

Corona Oriente Road will be closed between Moorland and the northernmost parking lot.

Shuttle Service

Friday: No shuttle
Saturday: 6:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday: 6:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Google Map

Directions to Regatta Venue

From I-5
Head west on SeaWorld Drive, follow the signs for Ingraham Street. Free parking with a free shuttle is available at Ski Beach. Turn right at the stop light immediately after the first bridge.

To reach Crown Point Shores Park, turn right after the second bridge onto Crown Point Shores Drive. Take the first right to enter the park.

From I-8 
Take the Ingraham/West Point Loma Blvd. exit and follow the signs for Ingraham Street. Free parking with a free shuttle is available at Ski Beach. Turn right at the stop light immediately after the first bridge. To reach Crown Point Shores Park, turn right after the second bridge onto Crown Point Shores Drive. Take the first right to enter the park.

Park Rules for Spectators

  1. Everyone pays to park and enter the event unless they have a pass. A free shuttle is available from Ski Beach at Vacation Isle
  2. NO BIKES, E-BIKES or SCOOTERS inside the fence. You may lock them to the exterior fence
  3. NO ROLLERSKATING, ROLLERBLADING or SKATEBOARDING inside the venue.
  4. NO DOGS or other pets (except verified service dogs) in city parks including parking lots
  5. NO GLASS CONTAINERS
  6. NO ALCOHOL will be allowed on site outside of officially permitted and designated areas
  7. NO BALLOONS
  8. NO SMOKING in any City of San Diego park, including parking lots
  9. Zero tolerance for pranks including removing or defacing decorations and other goods
  10. NO POP-UP OR OTHER PERSONAL TENTS INSIDE THE VENUE
  11. Nothing can be tied to anything in the park. Nothing can be put in the ground. No banners on trees or buildings, no stakes in the ground. NO EXCEPTIONS
  12. NO LARGE UMBRELLAS
  13. NO DRONES