Head of the Charles 2017

Head of the Charles
On Campus

Why You Should Check Out Head of the Charles

Brace yourselves, Harvard, because the Head of the Charles Regatta is coming to campus. Get ready for your annual fix of Brooks Brothers gear, overpriced mac and cheese in bread bowls, and unnaturally tall people row, row, rowing their boats.

Men's Crew

For Dempsey Brothers, Head of the Charles is Part of the Routine

This year, senior heavyweight Andre will compete at the Head of the Charles for a seventh time, while sophomore Nate will compete for a fifth.

Hey Hayes
Men's Crew

Hayes Takes Unconventional Path to Rowing Success

“I don’t think that I would be who I am today and where I am today if I hadn’t been exposed to rowing,” Hayes said.

More Oar
Men's Crew

Harvard Readies for 53rd Head of the Charles

Historically, some have referred to the famed regatta as crew’s equivalent of the Boston Marathon, in terms of the event’s magnitude and importance to the sport.

Not-So-Peewee Kiwi
Men's Crew

Freshman Rowers Bring International Experience

Freshman rowers Olivia Farrar, Brigid Kennedy, and Lucas Clarke join Radcliffe and Harvard with international experience under their belts.

No Week Men

Head of the Charles 2017 Set to Start

Founded by three locals in 1965, the Head of the Charles has since expanded to an international event that attracts nearly 400,000 spectators and many of the best rowers in the world.

Bros Before Rows
Men's Crew

It's a Family Affair for Anderson Trio

Sons of an All-American defensive end for Harvard, Travis, Eric, and Bryce Anderson have caught on with the Crimson crew program.