“I’m just kind of having fun with it, getting to race some of the best rowers in the world, it’s some of the fastest people on the planet. I know I’m fast. I’m just going to have fun and enjoy the experience and just kind of take it day by day.”
– Trevor Jones, Canadian rower, Olympian, World Rowing U23 Championships M1x Gold Medalist (2017, 2018).
Olympic Rowing will be held July 23, 2021 through July 30, 2021 at the Sea Forest Waterway a.k.a. 海の森水上競技場 located in Odaiba on Tokyo Bay. 526 Olympic rowers will compete in 14 events.
This amazing venue was designed and finished in June, 2019 for the 2020 Summer Olympics and Paralympic Games by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
The 2,335m race course lies between two dams to ensure a 20 foot depth of still water. The 198m course width allows for 8 separate lanes with each comprising 12.5m. There is a 2,000 seat grandstand with potential viewing capacity for another 14,000 spectators.
The British Rowing Junior Championships, an event for J15 through J18 will be held Friday, 16 July 2021 through Sunday, 18 July 2021 at National Watersports Centre, Nottingham in the East Midlands region.
British Rowing Offshore & Beach Sprints Championship 2021, a 4km event will be held Friday, 16 July 2021 through Sunday, 18 July 2021 in Exmouth, Wessex & South East Coast region.
USRowing Summer National Championships continue through July 18, 2021 at Cooper River in Camden, New Jersey. USRowing hosts 1,660 entries from 125 clubs.
Cascadia Masters Championships virtually continue through July 18, 2021 hosted by Cascadia Regatta Association and Rowing Canada Aviron Virtual, British Columbia.