• 2021 World Rowing Under 23 Championships

    21. – 25. 7. 2021 | Račice, Czech Republic

Important Information for Spectators

Are you coming to Racice for 2017 European Rowing Championships? Here are some information you should have before you go - how to get there, where to park, ticket information...
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How to get to Labe Arena

By car

From Prague and Ústí nad Labem (motorway D8): Use an Exit at the 29th km of the motorway D8. Then follow the road nr. 240 to Roudnice nad Labem. Read the city signs carefully to avoid the city centre. Follow the road sign saying "Štětí". Turn right on the roundabout next to the Billa supermarket. On the next crossroad (approximately 1 km further) turn left. You will pass through Předonín village and then continue to Štětí. 

From Mělník and Česká Lípa: Use a road nr. 9. In Liběchov turn to the road nr. 261 to Štětí.

From Litoměřice: Use a road nr. 261 to Štětí.

By train

The railway station Hněvice is about 15 minutes by walk to the course. Express trains from Prague and Ústí nad Labem stop there.

More information about traffic relations and prices: www.cd.cz, www.idos.cz or +420 840 112 113


Attention Traffic Restriction!!!

During the 2017 European Rowing Championships (Fri 26. 5. - Sun 28. 5.) traffic restrictions in Račice will apply.

Parking for spectators

Parking for spactators and visitors of the 2017 European Rowing Championships will be in Štětí only. Reserved parking for spectators will be by Mondi Štětí (GPS: 50°27'41.1"N 14°22'02.1"E). Shuttle service between the parking and the venue will be provided for free.

Parkoviste MondiSteti



We recommend to buy your tickets for 2017 European Rowing Championships in advance.
Save time and money, buy yout tickets online through  logoticketstream
Available tickets will be on sale also at the venue - price at the gate.

Free of charge:

Children under 120 cm (for uncovered grandstand and standing only) and disabled

Do areálu je v době akce zakázán vstup se psy.


Kids' Zone

On Saturday and Sunday the kids' zone will be ready for our small visitors. There will be bouncing castle or giant can climbing wall.
Parents are responsible for their child safety.


„I remember feeling bad for the crews we rowed against. I knew how hard we had trained. I knew before they did, they would lose this race.“
Bob Valerian

Venue Features

Technical Parameters of Regatta Course
  • total length of the artificial water channel is 2,350 m
  • total width is 130 m (8 lanes of 12.5 m width)
  • depth of the course is about 3.5 m
  • the return channel width is 30 m
  • total area of regatta course is 73 hectares
  • asphalt road around the channel 5 km long
  • 6 pontoons
  • constant water level kept by water filling if necessary
Finish Tower
Provides the perfect conditions for all activities connected with race operations:
  • five floors
  • air conditioned
  • total area of 600 m2
  • timing and operations centre
  • FISA, jury office
  • Judges
  • VIP meeting room with observation deck on the top floor
The Venue
Technical parameters of the regatta course
  • Spectator area
  • grandstands for up 4,000 spectators
  • parking facility with large capacity
  • food and beverage sales points
  • information services (including a souvenir programm
    and daily results and starters list summaries, giant videowall)
  • merchandising and marketplace
  • medical services
  • banking services
  • grandstand with wheelchair access
  • ceremonies in front of grandstands

2021 World Rowing Under 23 Championships

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