The world rowing festivities will take place in Libourne !


The best rowers in the world will meet at this friendly and festive sporting event.

A competition of such magnitude, over 5 days (from September 7th to 11th, 2022), counting on delegations from more than 50 countries and at least 5,000 athletes, will enhance the reputation of rowing and the city of Libourne.

This national and international event, never seen before in the region, will provide a large showcase for the city and the sport.
To overtake the other 4 bidding cities, Libourne succeeded, among other things, thanks to its sporting, cultural, wine-growing, gastronomic and tourist assets.

A great sporting competition

Departures every 3 minutes.

Over 600 races for participants from 27 years old and onwards.

The choice of Libourne for rowing’s grand festival means for the champions of the World Rowing Masters Regatta 2022, the assurance of rediscovering thevery essence of this sport: the taste for physical effort, gliding, conviviality and nature.

Within a vast protected natural area of 150 hectares, classified Natura 2000, rowers will have access to a nautical stadium of Olympic dimensions with exceptional seaworthiness conditions: the Dagueys lake in the heart of Libourne.

Many teams, including the French national rowing teams, have made it one of their favorite training venues. The infrastructure is particularly suitable for very high level sports preparation and complies with regulations for the organization of national and international competitions:

The Libourne International Rowing Regattas, every year

The French Championships: 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2021

The French Cup: 2013 and 2016

The Youth Cup 2014