Event

Historical Regatta 2019

the main event in the annual "Voga alla Veneta" rowing calendar

The Regata Storica is the main event in the annual "Voga alla Veneta" rowing calendar. This unique sport has been practised in the Venetian lagoon for thousands of years and today it is particularly well-known for the spectacular historical water pageant that precedes the race. Official web site www.regatastoricavenezia.it

THURSDAY 29th AUGUST

 

6.00 pm, Campo della Salute

Blessing of the gondolini

Water parade in Grand Canal, presentation of the crews, blessing of the belts and of the boats

 

SUNDAY 1 SEPTEMBER

 

From 4.00 pm

HISTORICAL AND SPORT WATER PAGEANT: parade along the Grand Canal by historical crafts with costumed crews, boats and gondolas of the Venetian rowing associations (Voga alla Veneta). Course: St. Mark’s Bay, Grand Canal, Rialto and return along the Grand Canal until Ca’ Foscari

 

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Maciarele and Schie regatta: two oared regatta on mascarete dedicated to children.

Categories:

- Maciarele senior (under 14 years). Course: from Punta della Dogana to Ca’ Foscari

- Schie (under 10 years). Course: from Rialto to Ca’ Foscari

- Maciarele Junior (under 12 years). Course: from San Stae to Ca’ Foscari
 

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YOUNG ROWERS’ TWIN-OARED PUPPARINI REGATTA

Course: St. Mark’s Bay, Grand Canal, around the paleto in front of Ca’ Farsetti, to finish at Ca’ Foscari.

 

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SIX-OARED CAORLINE REGATTA

Course: St. Mark’s Bay, Grand Canal, Rialto (around the paleto in front of San Marcuola), and back down the Grand Canal to finish at Ca’ Foscari.

 

After the passage of caorline (match for third place) and after the passage of gondolini (final)

International Universities Boat Challenge

Challenge on eight-oared galeoni boats by the crew of Ca' Foscari and Iuav Universities of Venice versus the teams of other Universities

Course: From Rialto to Ca’ Foscari

 

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WOMEN’S TWIN-OARED MASCARETE REGATTA

Course: St. Mark’s Bay, Grand Canal, Rialto (around the paleto in front of San Marcuola), and back down the Grand Canal to finish at Ca’ Foscari.

 

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TWIN-OARED GONDOLINI REGATTA

Course: St. Mark’s Bay, Grand Canal, Rialto (around the paleto in front of San Marcuola), and back down the Grand Canal to finish at Ca’ Foscari.

Date: 
Sunday, September 1, 2019
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Price: 
Free