2018 World Rowing Junior Championship

Date & Time

  • Event DatesAugust 8-12, 2018
  • Start Time9:00 am ET


  • VenueRacice Rowing Course
  • AddressRačice 130 411 08
  • CityRacice, Czech Republic

& Resources

The rowing course in Racice was completed in 1986 having been built on a former sand quarry site.

The course dimensions are as follows:
Total length: 2 350 m
Width of main Canal: 130 m

The course can hold races of up to 2000 m and is equipped with the Albano system having a total of 8 lanes. In addition to the main race lanes, the course also has a separate 30 m wide ‘return lane’ from the finish to start line. The course is encircled by a 5 km road and the whole arena measures 73 hectares in total including towers for race umpires, boat house, hotel and administrative offices, large car park, boathouse, competitor changing room facilities and a capacity for 5000 spectators.