On behalf of Russian Rowing Federation and all Russian rowing community we are happy to invite you to 59th Grand Moscow Regatta.

This event took place for the first time in 1956. It has very long history and strong rowing traditions.   Now, we are trying to rebuild these traditions and to share our Russian culture with all international rowing community. We will be happy to see you among our guests and participants of the regatta.

On this page you will find all necessary information regarding 59th Grand Moscow Regatta.For any additional questions we  kindly ask you to contact RRF.

See you on 59th Grand Moscow Regatta.

Aleksey Svirin

The Regatta is open to all FISA Member Federations and is held for the following categories:
Event Type
2000 meters, 1000 meters, 500 meters (sprint)

We would be pleased to cover basic individual expenses for 10 members per National Federation Team for five days (6th – 10th AUGUST 2020).
We will also provide free transport from/to the Airport and free local transport during racing days. Please include at least one Male or one Female Senior crew among the 10 invited participants. Additional team members are welcome but the costs will be at the charge of the National Federation.

Please note that the accommodation and equipment is provided on the first come first served basis.

– Entry deadline – 27/07/2020
– Request for free boats and oars rental deadline – 20/07/2020
– Team Managers’ Meeting – 06/08/2020, 16:00
– Opening ceremony – 07/08/2020, 15:00

Any additional information will be posted on official RRF site later.

The preliminary programme of the 59th Grand Moscow Regatta is available via  this link

Visa procedures
Russian Rowing Federation provides full visa support.
If your athletes or team’s staff need to obtain visas to attend the 59th Grand Moscow Regatta. you are kindly requested to follow the procedure described below:

Teams who require assistance to obtain visas for entering Russia to attend the Grand Moscow Regatta must provide the following information for all team members including rowers, coaches, technical staff to the Organizing Committee:

• name
• date of birth
• passport number
• passport expiry date
• arrival and departure dates
Passport scan-copies

A request with all relevant information will be forwarded to our Ministry of Sports which will contact the Russian Embassy of your Country. A telex containing a protocol number will be issued and forwarded to the Embassy.

On receipt of this telex you will need to make an appointment with the Russian Embassy in your country and proceed with standard visa receipt procedure.

We kindly ask you to provide necessary information by filling Visa application form.
Please submit your request at: no later than two weeks before the start of the regatta.

Boat rental.

Please note that the equipment is provided on the first come first served basis.

If  your athletes need to obtain the equipment we  kindly ask to submit boat rental form following this link and send the filled form to –

Please, be advised that the deadline for the request for free boats and oars rental is 20/07/2020

Entry forms for the crews

We kindly ask you to fill in Quantitave entry form for GMR 2020 and entry form for the crews.

Entry Form for crews

Quantitave entry form GMR 2020

Entry deadline is 27/07/2020

Organizing Committee

Russian Rowing Federation

Contact information


Tel: +7 499 288 72 50 

Address: Luznetskaya nab, 8 office 442 119992 Moscow Russia

Documents 2019 year

С 31 мая по 2 июня на Гребном канале в Крылатском в 58-й раз состоятся Международные соревнования по академической гребле «Большая московская регата».

From  31 May to 2 June, the International Rowing Competition “The Great Moscow Regatta” will take place on the Rowing Channel in Krylatskoe in the 57th time.

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