A Regatta for 2021 at Dexter Lake

About OAR

The Oregon Association of Rowers (OAR) is a member-supported, non-profit Masters rowing club serving the greater Eugene/Springfield area in the Willamette Valley since 1984.

OAR at the Races

OAR members compete in both spring sprint and fall head-race regattas each year, in all ages categories and boat types.

2014 Dragon Boat Races on Dexter Lake
Current Members Page

Every year, OAR hosts the Covered Bridge Regatta at Dexter Lake, which brings three days of collegiate, juniors, and masters racing to one of the top rowing venues in the country.

OAR Events in 2020

  • August, continued Learn-to-Row opportunities for new rowers
  • September, welcoming new novice rowers
  • September, starting construction on the new boathouse
  • September 15, Concept 2 Fall Team Virtual Challenge
  • October, Head of the Duck local fun regatta
  • October, Annual All-Member Meeting
  • November, Concept 2 Holiday Erg Challenge
  • April, 2021, Covered Bridge Regatta (it will happen one way or another!)

Regatta Sponsors

City of Lowell Oregon