Essex River Race 2009  


Cape Ann Rowing Club - Links

Local Interest:
Good Morning Gloucester - Great Local Blog
Schooner Adventure
- Provides a lot of support for the Blackburn Challenge
Essex Natural Heritage Area
Maritime Gloucester
Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce
Essex Shipbuilding Museum
Gloucester International Dory Racing


Other Races:
Against the Tide
Maritime Gloucester Harbor Race
New England Canoe & Kayak Racing Association
Run of The Charles
Lighthouse to Lighthouse Race

Other Interest:
-East Coast Outrigger Racing Association
Guillemot Kayaks
-Beautiful wood strip and stitch & glue boats, many of which you'll see in the races
-North American Open Water Rowing Championship
Row Open Water Northeast
-Online resource where "anyone with an oar or paddle" could go to find useful information about different types of clubs/event/organizations.
-Coverage of worldwide surfski happenings
-Surfski race coverage, equipment reviews and training articles


Local Accommodations:
Atlantis Oceanfront Inn - Gloucester, MA
Castle Manor Inn - Gloucester, MA
Courtyard Marriott - Danvers, MA
Holiday Inn - Boston, Peabody, MA
Marriott - Peabody, MA
Shea’s Riverside Inn & Motel - Essex, MA
Vista Motel - Gloucester, MA