Regatta today on Spring Lake

The 16th annual Lubbers Cup Regatta is taking place on Spring Lake today. Rowing teams from 13 colleges will compete in several different categories, all vying for trophies and medals, and ultimately the top team points. It is hosted by the Grand Valley State University Rowing Club. Other teams include Michigan State University; University of Michigan; Ohio State University; U.S. Coast Guard Academy; and Brock University from St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.
Mark Brooky
Apr 2, 2011


The first timed trial was to begin at 8:15 a.m., with the opening ceremony at 9:45. The women’s varsity eight grand final, for the Nancy Lubbers Cup, is scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m. The men’s varsity eight grand final, with the winner taking the Don Lubbers Cup, is an 11:50 start.

Races are schedule through 2:30 p.m. with the awards ceremony following.

Regatta information can be found online at


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