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2019 World Rowing Championships

  • 01 Jan 2019

The 2019 World Rowing Championships will take place 25 August - 1 September September in Linz, Austria.

About the venue

The regatta course of Linz-Ottensheim was constructed onan arm of the Danube in early 1972 before a lock and hydro-electric station was built. The extension to eight lanes was completed in 2006. Since 1972 international rowing regattas as well as the Austrian Rowing Championships have taken place regularly.

The venue has hosted the World Rowing Junior Championships in 1998, a World Rowing Cup in 2007, the World Rowing Junior and non-Olympic Senior Championships in 2008, the Nations Cup in 1990 and 2001, the 2013 World Rowing Under 23 Championships and the 2018 World Rowing Cup II.

Credit: Including copy from World Rowing.