The events offered at the European Rowing Championships are:
Men (M) 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x, 4-, 8+
Women (W) 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x, 8+
Lightweight men (LM) 2x, 4-
Lightweight women (LW) 2x
All European Member National Federations plus Israel should be eligible to compete in the European Rowing Championships. An athlete must present a valid passport from the country for which he wishes to compete (as per FISA rules).
Varese is located in the Northern part of Italy, 55km north of Milan. The town lies at the foot of the Campo dei Fiori mountain range overlooking Lake Varese. It has a population of approximately 80,000.
About the Venue
Lake Varese, is 8.8 km long and 4.5 km wide.
It has hosted the Coupe de la Jeunesse in 2007, Italian National Championships in 2009 and the Swiss National Trials in 2009.
Lake Varese has been part of Natura 2000 . This is the European Union’s large system of protected areas, which safeguard rare or endangered species and habitats.
Timetable **Updated 14.09.2012**
2012 ERC Schedule