Media representatives are required to be accredited through World Rowing. For further information, please visit the World Rowing’s Media Centre.
Application for accreditation specific to the 2021 WRCC will be opened in the beginning of 2021.


Secretary Contact Person

Joana Freire

+351 910 048 307
+351 213 929 840

Contact us

    Oficial Travel Partner

    Nirvana is our Official Travel Partner. For any questions regarding accommodation or transfers, please contact:

    Brendan Duggan
    +44 191 2571750



    Luís Ahrens Teixeira
    Race Director

    President of the Portuguese National Federation and a former International Rower. His passion for the sea made the birth of coastal rowing races inevitable in Portugal.

    Joana Freire
    General Secretary

    With experience in organizing major international events and with complete confidence in the extraordinary team for this race.

    Sérgio Manso
    Athletes Services

    Have you ever heard of Portuguese hospitality? Sérgio is ready to welcome you and help in every way possible.

    Felisbela Fonseca
    Volunteering and Sustainability

    Sustainability is not a trend, it is her way of life. The objective is simple, to have the greenest coastal rowing event ever.

    José Velhinho
    Course Management

    Rower, National Coach, diver and sailor. The sea is in his nature and he will prepare the most beautiful course you have ever seen.

    Manuel Pita
    Beach Management

    Unstoppable and tireless. The beach will be the party center and he has every intention of making it unforgettable.

    Filipe Mendonça
    Media and Communication

    Determined to make sure you know everything about these World Championships and record every moment with the same enthusiasm with which you compete.