Dear Team-Manager,


thank you very much for your entries. To make sure that you enjoy your stay we have some important information for you:

1.       Team-Manager meeting


The Team-Manager meeting will take place on Friday at 5:30 pm in in the „Casino“ (1st floor – Main Building).


2.       Opening hours


Regatta Office:

Thursday:                           12:00 – 19:00 h

Friday:                                 10:00 – 20:00 h

Saturday:                            07:00 – 18:00 h

Sunday:                               from 06:30 h


Cash Desk:

Friday:                                 12:00 – 18:00 h

Saturday:                            07:30 – 18:00 h

Sunday:                               from 07:30 h


The scale will open two hours before the first lightweight race.

There will be also a test scale which is accessibly all the time.


4.       Boat-Storage


Boat storage is possible from Wednesday evening. Teams are kindly asked to follow the instructions of the staff.


5.       Traffic Regulation


The regatta course is controlled during the following times. Training outside this times is on your own risk.


Thursday:                           13:00 – 19:00 h

Friday:                                 10:00 – 19:00 h

Saturday:                            07:30 – 20:00 h

Sunday:                               07:30 – 19:30 h


6.       Catering


We offer you Lunch and Dinner at the Course to a favorable price. Please send your reservation via Mail to

Reservations received until 11.05.2017 – 6:00 pm can be assured.



Please find under Entries the program and more infos of the 99th International Hügelregatta.
As in recent years, our schedule offers the opportunity to participate in a nearly similar program on both competition days. The German Rowing teams will be at the start; Other national associations have announced their teams.

At the beginning of a new Olympic cycle the Hügelregatta offers valuable international performance comparisons with regard to the World Championships 2017 in the USA and the U23 World Championship in Poland.

We are pleased to tell you that a large number of federations has already announced to join us this year. We would be glad if you would take part in our event as well.

Due to our cooperation with numerous partners, we are able to support your participation with, e.g., boats, logistics or a contribution to your costs. Please get in touch with us to receive further information.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me or the regatta staff at any time. We are very much looking forward to welcoming you to Essen soon!

Best wishes,
André Ströttchen