2018 World Rowing Coastal Championships, Victoria BC Canada


We look forward to welcoming media from around the world at the World Rowing Coastal Championships 2018 (WRCC 2018). We are also excited to share coastal rowing with media here in Canada.

Please let us know what we can do to help you in the months leading up to the championships and at the event itself.

Nancy Russell – Chief Press Officer: media@wrcc2018.com

Media Accreditation

To participate at the WRCC 2018, media are required to be accredited through World Rowing, also known as FISA. For general information, please visit World Rowing’s Media Centre. Application for accreditation specific to WRCC 2018 is now open.

Please check details on our website about Getting to Victoria which includes entry and visa requirements. Please contact our Chief Press Officer, Nancy Russell, (media@wrcc2018.com) to request a Letter of Invitation to support your visa application.

Background and How to Follow the Event

Here are links to recent previous stories that may help:




Follow the event on this website or World Rowing. Entries for the WRCC 2018 will be released in September – stay tuned. Closer to the championships other details will be updated including:

  • Start lists / schedule
  • Results
  • News / photos / live blog / quotes from athletes

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for behind the scenes interviews, live updates, photos and more.

Join the conversation: #WR #wrcc2018 #WRCoastal #CoastalChamps



Contact us

Renting a boat: rentaboat@wrcc2018.com
Media Inquiries: media@wrcc2018.com

Organising Committee

Rowing Canada
5100 Patricia Bay Highway,
Victoria BC V8Y 2T6
Contact Person
Brenda Taylor: askus@wrcc2018.com
Press Officer
Nancy Russell: media@wrcc2018.com