Moving the World Rowing Indoor Championships to Virginia in 2018, and other new locations in the future, will provide opportunity for more people to participate in the race, and help build greater interest in the sport.
The City of Alexandria is on the south bank of the Potomac River across from Washington, D.C. Old Town Alexandria, which pre-dates Washington by 40 years, is a vibrant area of historic houses, hotels, shops, restaurants, museums, art and antique galleries.
Indoor racing will span two days, including the usual World Rowing Indoor Championship 2000m and para rowing events along with traditional Erg Sprints events: marathon and half-marathon, 20-minute junior and 30-minute open/masters rows, 500 meter sprints, relays, parent/child and kids rows. Register today at RegattaCentral.com.
There are more than two dozen hotels in Alexandria. Find more information at www.VisitAlexandriaVA.com.
For immediate release Alexandria, VA, 14 December 2017 Contact: Lou Zickar (firstname.lastname@example.org) Erg Sprints, in partnership with World Rowing (FISA), Concept2 and USRowing is pleased to announce the first World Rowing Indoor Championships to be staged in Alexandria, VA from 17 to 18 February 2018. The partnership follows on from the successful staging of indoor […]
37th Annual World Rowing Indoor Championships Scheduled for February ALEXANDRIA, VA – In early 2018, over 2,500 athletes from around the globe will descend on Alexandria, Virginia, across the Potomac River from the nation’s capital, for the World Rowing Indoor Championships. “We are thrilled to be hosting the World Rowing Indoor Championships in Alexandria next […]