HOCR x Gold Cup Grant Fund

The 2022 HOCR 4702 winter erg challenge is complete. Results: HERE

Statistics from the 2022 HOCR 4702

  • 1,378 entries
  • 200 clubs
  • Over $13,000 raised towards the HOCR x Gold Cup Grant fund supporting diversity and inclusion in our sport
  • 15 participating countries (Afghanistan, Anguilla, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, China, Denmark, Algeria, Spain, Great Britain, Namibia, Netherlands, Norway, United States, South Africa)
  • 1.338 rowers & 40 BikeErg participants
  • 6,291, 276 meters rowed | 376,160 meters biked

Guaranteed Entries to the 2022 HOCR Winners

  1. Megunticook Rowing
  2. University of Calgary Rowing Club
  3. Capital Rowing Club
  4. OKC Riversport
  5. Old Lyme RA/Blood Street Sculls
  6. Oyster Bay Community Rowing
  7. Unionville High School
  8. Alexandria Community Rowing
  9. Traverse Area Community Rowing
  10. University of Alberta


This is a remote event from January 31 – February 6, 2022.

All proceeds from this event will be donated to the Head Of The Charles x Gold Cup Grant Fund to support rowing programs that serve under resourced communities within the United States.

Results Submission Instructions: HERE

Customizable Finisher PDF: HERE, Blank PNG: HERE

New Year, New 4702!

Put those January Challenge meters to work! Participate in the HOCR 4702 Winter Erg Challenge with all proceeds to benefit the HOCR X Gold Cup Grant Fund to support rowing programs serving under resourced communities in the United States.  All participants will receive a 4702 pin, and be entered to win prizes from HOCR and our partners. Medals will be awarded to the first place finisher of each event. 

Row Erg: Race 4702 meters from the comfort of your home! Competitors may row their piece on any rowing machine that counts distance and submit their time to their RegattaCentral entry during the event week: January 31st – February 6th

Bike Erg: For those who are taking less strokes this winter, we have a Bike Erg division!  Race 9404 meters on the C2 Bike Erg and submit the time to your RegattaCentral entry during the event week: January 31st – February 6th

Win a Guaranteed Entry for your club!

Any Club with at least 10 participants will receive an entry into a giveaway for 1 of 5 Guaranteed Entries to the 2022 HOCR.*

*The Guaranteed Entry may not be used for an event in which that Club has 2 or more entries. HOCR will contact the club administrators or Head Coach if selected.  Winning clubs are still responsible for entry fees associated with selected event, and must determine how the entry will be used prior to September 1, 2022

Concept 2 Giveaway!

Our partners at Concept2 have chipped in to give one participant a choice of Sculls, RowErg, SkiErg, or BikeErg! Prize can only be shipped within US + Canada

Customizable Finisher PDF