CAMDEN — Megunticook Rowing will host the 27th running of the Megunticook Regatta Sunday, Sept. 11 at Barrett’s Cove Public Beach in Camden.

Presented by Megunticook Rowing, rowers of all ages, 12 to 100, are invited to race in single or doubles shells on a 3-mile up and back course along route 52, or on a 10-mile course from Barrett’s Cove Beach to the north end of the lake, circling the islands and upper reaches of Megunticook Lake. Racing begins at 9 am. Registration closes on Sept. 7.

A blueberry pancake breakfast will follow the race and first place winners in each race will win live lobsters. The public is encouraged to come watch from the water or shore, or contact Megunticook Rowing president, Meg Webb at to be a part of the safety boat fleet in a kayak, canoe, or paddle board. To register and for a complete schedule go to

For more information, contact John F. Romain and Chris Facq at