The event will be under patronage of Hamburg's sports senator Andy Grote

"Rowing has long been one of the more successful sports in Germany for decades and plays an outstanding role in Hamburg as part of our Active City strategy as well.

The 2022 World Rowing Indoor Championships combines high-class competition with other major social topics such as health, inclusion and diversity. It is arguably one of the highlights in Hamburg's rich sports calendar in the coming year."

(Quelle: Behörde für Inneres und Sport)