2021 Coastal Champions

It was a perfect Coastal day in Helsingborg, Sweden. The strong northwesterly wind Friday coming from the open sea had during the night moved to a more calm southwesterly direction making it possible for all boats to succesfully conquer the waves. No rain and a mix of sun and clouds with temperature in the low 20’s and the scene was set for the first Open Nordic Coastal Championship.

The new Nordic Coastal Champions:

Find the full result list here

Race ClassWinner ClubCountry
CM4x+Kungälvs RoddklubSweden
CW4x+Danske Studenters Roklub (DSR)Denmark
CM2xBerliner RuderclubGermany
CM1xBerliner RuderclubGermany
CW1xHelsingborgs RoddklubSweden

2021 Nordic Junior Championship CANCELLED

Unfortunately the Nordic Rowing Federation has to announce that the upcoming 2021 Open Nordic Junior Championship in Stockholm Sweden June 19 and 20 has been cancelled due to the uncertain Covid-19 situation in the Nordic countries. This is a uniform decision made by all the Nordic member federation.

Nordic Rowing Federation is now postponing the regatta to 2022.

2021 Open Nordic Virtual Indoor Rowing Championship – results

The first 2021 Open Nordic Virtual Indoor Rowing Championship turned out as a huge success. Almost 600 participant coming from 19 countries in Europa, Canada, USA and Pakistan made it a succesful event. The organizers Danish Rowing Federation and Holstebro Rowing Club had set the stage for a professional event.

Please use the below URL for watching the result list:


Breaking news: Coastal not in Paris 2024

However, in light of the impact of the COVID19 pandemic and the need to reduce costs and complexity for Paris 2024 specifically highlighted by IOC Executive Board, the Commission concluded that no new disciplines could be added across any sport. Therefore, for Paris 2024, the Commission proposed to continue with the existing rowing programme of 14 events.
In view of Los Angeles 2028, the Olympic Programme Commission and the IOC Executive Board highlighted how the beach nature of the Coastal Rowing events could represent a very strong fit with the vision and venue landscape of Los Angeles and, following the definition of the LA2028 Sport Programme due in 2021, look forward to positively considering the inclusion of Coastal Rowing in the event programme for Los Angeles 2028.”