Age groups and weight limits
Category is based on age at end of the year (31 December 2019). Junior class races are split in two depending on birth year. According to the DFfR byelaws the Umpires may, at their own discretion, request proof of identity and age and may reject athletes unable to comply.
|Lightweight (LW) rowers||Weight limits|
|Junior B women 15/16 years||57,5 kg|
|Junior B men 15/16 years||67,5 kg|
|Junior A women 17/18 years||60,0 kg|
|Junior A men 17/18 years||70,0 kg|
|Women / Master||61,5 kg|
|Men / Master||75,0 kg|
In the crew competitions (relay races 5xx and 7xx) the individual weight limits apply.
All lightweight rowers must weigh-in between one and two hours before their first competition; please respect these time-limits, so rushes and excessive queueing may be avoided.
NB! At the weigh-in all rowers must state their name, nationality and race number(s).