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22. Mai, 2020 - 24. Mai, 2020
Every year, on the Friday night and Saturday after the Christian holiday Ascension Day, the renowned Eleven Cities Rowing Marathon is held. In 2020 it will be on 22 & 23 May. It is expected that, just like in previous years, about 100 domestic and foreign relayteams and integral rowers will be racing the 210 kilometers within 24 hours.
The start will be at the Prinsentuin in Leeuwarden on Friday evening at 20.00 hours. In turn the competitive, masters, mixed and women teams will start. The last teams to start will be the Outsiders and the Tour category. The winning team will cross the finishline at Wetterwille Rowing Club Leeuwarden on Saturday around 13.15 hours.
Teams can enter by registering thru this website. The crews have a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 12 participants including coxwains. They will row the course in relay in a C2X+.
Spectators and followers can cheer the rowers on, on Friday evening in Leeuwarden, Bartlehiem and Dokkum. Around sunrise the fastest C2s will pass by Sloten. Subsequently the will pass Balk, Stavoren, Hindeloopen, Workum, Bolsward, Harlingen, Franeker and Berlikum to finish back in Leeuwarden. Check the schedule for expected passing times per city.