District Sprints

Teams from around the DC area will gather to battle for pins and bragging rights on March 28 on the Anacostia River as the Wakefield High School Warriors host the District Sprints.

Basic Info

Coaches and Coxswains meeting at 8:30. First race is expected to begin at 9:30. Get updates on event times and heat sheets with the official event list on Regatta Central.

Race location is the Anacostia Community Boat House

1900 M St SE, Washington, DC 20003


Concessions will be available at the event with drinks, sandwiches, chips, etc., available for purchase. 

Watching the Race

Spectators can watch the race from the river bank by the team tents, from the foot bridge or from across the river at Anacostia Park.

IMPORTANT: Only event officials, staff, coaches and teams actively putting in and pulling out boats are allowed on the docks and ramps. This is for everyone's safety.


Parking is about 3/4 mile from the main event area. Parking is $10 cash and a free shuttle will be available to take people from parking to the event location. There is not enough parking in the boathouse lot. This will be reserved for boat trailers, team tents, and official setup vehicles.

Parking will be available behind the Maritime Plaza

1201 M St. SE, Washington, DC


Upon entering the roundabout by the Maritime Plaza building, make an immediate right into the parking lot behind the building.

Trailer Parking and Tents

This map shows approximate layout of the boat house lot for the event. Follow directions provided by coaches or parking directors day of as layout may change.

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Follow @WHS_crew on Twitter for updates throughout the event. If you're tweeting during the event, tag us! Use #DistrictSprints.

If you're from a participating team and need info on logistics, contact Coach David at david.noyes@apsva.us. 

boathouse map approximate layout