The senior World Rowing Championships are held every year at the end of the international rowing season and World Champions are crowned in 14 Olympic boat classes – seven for men and seven for women, as well as six International boat classes for lightweight rowers.
Para-rowers compete in nine boat classes, five are Paralympic boat classes.
For 2022, the World Rowing Championships are currently taking place in Racice, the Czech Republic.
Through the generous support of the Organising Committee and the World Rowing Development Programme, rowers and coaches from 20 nations across 4 Continents are take part in the World Championships with development support.
For more information about the World Rowing Development Programme, and the World Championships, you can visit our website.