Entries closed on July 31 2017 @ 23.59 CET.
Entries for mixed Crew Events remain open until Friday, September 8 2017. More here.
Entries are non-refundable after 31 July 2017.
LINE UP CHANGES
Please note, from this point all line-up changes have to be made on site at the regatta office. If you do decide to make a line-up change, you can do so as long as A) you do not replace more than 50% of the crew and B) the new athlete(s) does not lower the average age of the boat by more than one year. The athlete can be from any club.
That said, if the entry was a true 'Club' entry and the new rower is from a different club, that boat will no longer be eligible to receive points toward the Club Points Trophy.
The FISA World Rowing Masters Regatta does not accept late registration. There are no exceptions.
The exclusive provider of the boats is Filippi. Oars are provided with the hire of a boat. You will be able to get the boat one hour prior the race.
All bookings made before midnight on Monday, July 31 2017 will have secured their boats. There are no more boat available to rent.
Rental for the mixed events will be possible until September 10 2017 midday (local time), based on boats availability.
More on boats and boat rental here.
For detailed questions about boats please ....
Official trainings wil be held from Monday, September 4, to Wednesday, September 6 2017. Official schedule is available here.
The race schedule preposition is available here. The heat list will be prepared based on the draw that will be happening in mid August and after that the exact times for races will be set.
RULES OF RACING
Please follow this link to see detailed rules of racing.
World Rowing Masters Regatta regulations available here.
THE STARTING PROCEDURE
Due to dense time schedule Quick start procedure will be used.
After announcing “Two minutes” crews shall be ready for start.
When boats are aligned, instead of a roll call, starter will say “QUICK START”, “ATTENTION” and turn red traffic lights ON. Afterwards he/she will give the start signal using:
and simultaneously an AUDIBLE SIGNAL through the loudspeakers.
In the case of the system failure, start will be given using red flag and a command “GO”.
Regulation 9 (Rule 51) says: At a World Rowing Masters Regatta, members of the same crew shall compete wearing uniform clothing (racing shirt and shorts or equivalent and any additional garments). The regulation regarding uniform clothing will not be enforced in mixed crews. Crews may race with blades which are not of uniform colour within the crew.
This means that all rowers in the same boat (also composite crews) has to wear the same clothing and colours - they have to be identical.
WORLD ROWING MASTERS CLUB TROPHY – NEW IN 2017
Please follow this link for more information.
INFORMATION CENTRE AND REGATTA OFFICE
The Regatta Office and Information centre will be open from Monday, September 4 2017, from 8 a.m..
Indicative opening times (subject to racing schedule):
Monday to Saturday
8.00 to 19.00
8.00 to 15.00
ROYAL RECEPTION AND OCTO CEREMONY AT THE BLED CASTLE
A special event at the Bled castle will be held on Friday, September 8 2017. Tickets can be bought online here.
For more information about additional programme please follow this link.
With our official partner HAPPY TOURS we prepared special and attractive tourist programmes for you to experience Slovenia in full swing. More here.
TRANSPORTATION TO BLED
TRANSPORTATION IN BLED
Transportation during the whole week from Monday to Sunday around Bled is available for price 20 EUR. Buy tickets here.
For more information please follow this link.
RENT A BIKE
You can rent a bike and cycle around the Bled. Booking and more information here.