New staging area for Hoover Invitational
The City of Columbus Parks and Recreation Department has approved a new staging area for the Hoover Invitational.
First, the old staging area was a bit crowded and only allowed for 3 docks:
The new staging area is the large unused grassy area to
the right in the below photo. It is larger than the old
staging area (above) and will accommodate 4 docks.
The right-most area of the above photo is shown below:
For those attending Westerville Crew's 2010 fall regatta,
this large grassy area was used for staging and received
fantastic reviews from coaches and athletes. The shoreline opening, shown above in the aerial view, has subsequently been cleared of all debris and will accommodate 4 docks.
The new staging area is 4-5 times larger than the former and adjacent to the trailer parking area.