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  • October 14, 2022 2 min read

    This weekend, Seville becomes the world capital of rowing by hosting the 5th Seville International Rowing Master Regatta. The La Cartuja Special High Performance Center is the venue that will host this international championship, which will bring together a total of 500 rowers from eight countries.

    Spain leads the participation with a total of 269 registered rowers, where 30% are women. The countries that will have a presence are: Portugal, United Kingdom, Ireland, Italy, Germany, France and Sweden.

    All categories of veterans will participate with their boats, that is, male, female and mixed with the following boat classes: Male and female: 1x, 2x, 2-, 4, 4x and 8+; Mixed: 2x, 4x and 8+. The distance they will travel will be 1000 meters.

    Tomorrow, Saturday, at 10:00 a.m. the first regatta will begin, with 4:48 p.m. being the last race of the day. On Sunday the competition will resume at 9:30 a.m., with the last one scheduled for 1:45 p.m. A total of 68 rounds will be held in the waters of the Guadalquivir River.

    'Row. Compete. Vive' returns for another year to make this sport inclusive in society.

    With World Breast Cancer Day so close (October 19), the Andalusian Rowing Federation has organized for the second year an awareness and recognition day in which some 140 women who have overcome breast cancer and who, highlighting the virtues of rowing for recovery from this disease, they will take to the Guadalquivir basin in sea and llaut rowing boats.

    In addition to the competition, the Nations dinner will be held on Saturday night. A coexistence that the Andalusian Rowing Federation wanted to carry out in a special environment such as Isla Mágica, so that attendees can share moments and experiences while enjoying dinner.

    Horizon supporting the rower

    As is customary in rowing championships, Horizon is present again. On this occasion, there will be a stand throughout the weekend where you can purchase the well-known bananas . A variety will be on display so fans can buy on site.

    Rowing in Seville is a privilege

    Seville is pure history, and in rowing too. There have already been several international competitions that have been held in the historic center of the city of Seville. And the Guadalquivir River has a 2,000-meter Olympic track, where the northern end of the river is blinded against wind and tide, making it an ideal environment for athletes to train without any major problems.

    This fact makes the La Cartuja Special High Performance Center not only the scene of different competitions, but also many international teams that choose it to train and prepare for the different competitions throughout the year. Because another important detail that must be added is that the climate is very favorable and warm to practice rowing.

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