WORLD ROWING INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
The “World Rowing Indoor Championships” (WRICH) is the official ergo world championship. This event is held annually in different citis typically towards the end of February and has been ongoing since 2018. Hamburg will be the venue for 2022 and is being organized by the federal Hamburg Rowing Association (AAC / NRB).
This international sport event hosts the best athletes of all ages over 500 and 2,000 meters from all over the world on the Concept2 rowing ergometer.
You will find a schedule here to download as soon as it is available.
the entry system can be found on here:
All competitions at a glance
If you click on a competition name below, you will get all relevant information and obligatory documents on that particular competition.
World Rowing Indoor Championships
The World Rowing Indoor Championships (WRICH) is the official world championship for the discipline of indoor rowing. This event is held annually in different cities typically towards the end of February and has been ongoing since 2018. Hamburg will be the host city for 2022 and is being organized by the federal Hamburg Rowing Association (AAC / NRB).
At this international sporting event, the best athletes of all age groups compete over 500 and 2,000 metres from all over the world on the Concept2 rowing ergometer.
The 2022 World Rowing Indoor Championships will be a hybrid competition. All competitors will be able to compete in person at the edel-optics.de Arena in Hamburg, or try to qualify for a limited number of virtual places in WRICH race categories. For further information on this hybrid format, please visit our Participants page.
German National Indoor Championship
The German Rowing Association (DRV) will host the 26th German Ergometer Championships in 2022. All competitions will be held open to all ages, weight- and handicap-classes.
RACE LISTS (coming soon) REGISTRATION
German University Indoor Championships
The 7th German University Championships on the rowing ergometer are also being discussed as part of the WRICH2022 in coorperation with the German University Sports Association (adh) and Hochschulsport Hamburg.
Students from colleges and universities in Germany are eligible to participate.
RACE LISTS (coming soon)
With the Invictus Races, we are pursuing the goal of giving wounded, injured and sick soldiers greater awareness and recognition in society and supporting them on their path to rehabilitation.
Hamburg Schools Indoor Rowing Challenge
The Hamburg School Rowing Association is hosting the 30th ergometer race for all pupils and schools in Hamburg as part of WRICH2022.
RACE LISTS (coming soon)
DRJ-Talentecup (German Telentecup)
The DRJ-Talentecup (DRJ TC) includes the races of the children's age groups and will be held for the first time as part of the World Rowing Indoor Championships. These single races are also open for non-members of a German Rowing Association (DRV) member-club.
The Ergo-Marathon 2022 is traditionally organized as part of the the Alster Ergo-Cup races. Athletes of all ages, weight- and handicap-classes who would like to take on this endurance distance are welcome to participate.
The speciality is a novel evaluation system calculating handicap-points.
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Company Indoor Rowing Competition
Companies may compete both in-house as well as against other companies in several ergometer challenges in all classes which will promote collegial exchange.
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