Welcome to the Head of Prague

A time trial race for eights through the city center of Prague.

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Head of Prague is a time trial race for eights in Prague with one U-turn. The start of the race is at Barrandov bridge. The U-turn is between Palacky and Jirasek bridges and the finish line is at the rowing club VK Blesk. The total length of the race is 6 km.

  • Length - 6 km of which is roughly 4 km downstream 2 km upstream
  • Categories - Juniors/JuniorB JW8+;JM8+; Seniors M8+;W8+; Masters MM8+;WM8+; MIXED 8+mix, 8x+,

    In the MASTERS categories will be also awarded the fastest boat 55+ (E and above).
    In the MIX category will be also awarded the fastest boat 43+ (C and above).
    The Octuples can only start in the 8X + category.
    In the GIG category are only allowed historic wooden boats with wooden oars.
    The organizer reserves the right to merge the category occupied by 3 or less boats with another category.

  • After party - from 16:00 at the rowing club VK Blesk

VK BLESK rowing club are organizing the event. The club was founded in 1879 and is one of the oldest Czech rowing clubs.

Our team

Details of the race head of prague

This year's event will be held on Saturday, November 6, 2021 from 12:00 first block, 13:30 second. The fee for participating is 50 EUR per boat


Fill out the registration form and you will receive a confirmation e-mail.

List of registered

Here is the list of previously registered teams.


Photos from the preparations and during the event are continuously updated.


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