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Head of Charles officials to mull adding third day

Should the planet’s largest two-day rowing regatta add a third day? That’s a question that Head of the Charles officials will consider after the river freezes over this winter.

Moving the veterans events to Friday would free up space in what has become a jammed calendar, but would also create complications since Friday is the only official day for practice, which out-of-town coaches consider a necessity on a twisting course with seven bridges.

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