[Photos] Rowing Regatta on Broad River

Head of the Broad River InvitationalRowing Regatta brought a new competitivesport to Columbia and the Broad River onSaturday.

Five youth teams and two college teamsraced against the clock on a 4,000-metercourse on the Broad River. Racers startedupstream, passed under the I-20 bridge andfinished near the Richland County RowingCenter.

Proceeds from the event will be used forthe newly organized youth rowing program.

To see more photos of the event, go onlineat thestate.com.