WRICH 2021 will be held virtually on February 23-27 2021.

CIRC is the last of 5 Continental events held all over the world in the Qualification Tournament (November 27 2020 to February 7 2021). 

CIRC is the Continental Qualifying event for the AMERICAS.

All races at WRICH are finals. Both the Continental and Open qualification pathways culminate in the final races held at WRICH on February 23-27, 2021. 

You can look up the Qualifiers from the other Continentals and Open Pathways here on World Rowing's website. Click on the Details tab beside each event to view athletes who have already qualified and their scores.      Refer also to Section 12.0 in Pre-Race Bulletin for additional information on this topic.

To qualify as one of the Continental Qualifiers for the Americas, you must:

  • Place 1st or 2nd in the final of Group 1 races or 1st in Group 2 races. at CIRC, the AMERICAS QUALIFIER Event on Feb 6-7, 2021

  • Be the age of the category on the WRICH date of the final..       

  • Hold a valid passport or citizenship document in a country listed in the Americas  (see list here).

  • Willing to race at WRICH in the same weight and age category as you did at CIRC

  • Be available to compete in the WRICH Final of the category you are contesting  and account for any necessary time changes.  Finals take place in real time (i.e. live) between 12h00 - 16h15 Central European Time.   2021 World Rowing Indoor Championships Final Schedule here.

Group 1 Races (1st & 2nd place to WRICH)    Group 2 Races   (1st place to WRICH)


Thank-you to CONCEPT 2, and Wor;d Rowing

CIRC is sanctioned and supported by Rowing Canada.