• The entries for foreign crews open the 1st of October 2019 at 12 PM and close October the 31th, 2019 at 12 PM.
  • You can file your entry for the qualification on this site. Please assure that you receive a confirmation. If you do not receive a confirmation via email within a week, please contact our foreign competitors contact: Margot Rakers and Marieke Sicking.
  • We require rowers resumes for the 1st and 2nd division crews to check if the division is suitable.  Your registration may be cancelled if your crew doesn’t meet the requirements (please check the Divisions-page).

Pasta dinner!

On Friday we always organise a free pasta dinner for foreign crews at the boathouse of Nereus (Amsteldijk 130a). Make sure you don`t miss it!


We do not have special deals with hostels or hotels, but if you would like to receive any recommendations regarding accommodation, please contact our foreign competitors contact Margot Rakers.

Registration fees 2020

€160,- for an 8+.
€135,- for a 4x.

Boat rental

Considering the fact that almost every 8+ and 4x in the Netherlands races at the Heineken Regatta, we kindly ask you to bring your own boat and oars. Often boat transport can be combined with other participating crews. Overseas crews and other international participants can contact boathouses in Amsterdam to rent a boat. Contact Margot Rakers for more information about possible rent, contact details and rental fees.

Please note we do not arrange a cox or cox box. You have to sign a “declaration of own risk” before using the boat.

Payment instructions

Will be sent to you by email after filing your entry. Your registration is only final after we received payment of the registration (and rental) fees. Note that you only have to pay if you are drawn (the draw will be held the week after the registrations close.