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An initiative to bring together rowers from the Danube region and beyond while promoting the 8+ rowing boatclass.
The Budapest Cup Regatta is "THE" major rowing event in Budapest during the year and the only head type rowing event for eights in Hungary. It is the 3rd stage of the Capital Cup Regatta series. The Budapest Cup attracted over 320 boats and more than 2900 rowers from 15 countries to the capital of Hungary since its introduction to the Count Széchenyi István Memorial Regatta in 2011.
Today the Budapest Cup Regatta is the outstanding event in the Hungarian and Central European rowing calendar with big success among top, master and junior rowing teams from all over the region. The start of the rowing course is in the small Danube stream next to the Óbuda Island and leads the teams onto the Big Danube on the Buda side of the Margaret Island, into the well-known heart of Budapest.
Our aim is to give rowers a unique feeling of international rowing, where athletes from every level compete. We aim to utilize all the human and asset capital of the Hungarian rowing scene and connect it with the neighboring countries rowing communities.
% foreign participants 2018
% of eights from all boats
% of teams racing in the Capital Cup
% of all eight class boats in Hungary
A big thanks goes out to you guys for taking part in this year’s regatta. We absolutely loved the day we spent together with almost 600 of you fellow rowers from 7 countries. Check out the results here And the official photos here Keep on rowing and see you next year!
Registration for this year’s Budapest Cup Regatta was closed on Monday, we are very pleased to see a large number of entries after the two-year break: a total of 57 eights, 14 women’s quads and 25 singles entered the competition. Thanks for the registration, guys! We’ll be coming back soon with to the details of Read more about Registration is closed for this year’s Budapest Cup Regatta[…]
For the first time in the history of the Budapest Cup, this year the organizers will launch a separate division for a couple of singles on the course. In the races limited for only 25 female and 25 male entries, each participant will take part in the same age group, with male and female rowers Read more about This year for the first time ever singles race at the Budapest Cup[…]
For the first time in the history of the Budapest Cup, the organizers will launch a separate division for a couple of singles on the course. We find two times Olympic rower, university and coastal world champion, Bendegúz Pétervári-Molnár among the participants, so we asked him about his memories of this race. (NB: The Budapest Cup Read more about “This was my first rowing competiton”[…]
Happy new year to all of you, dear rowing friends! See you on March 19th We start off this year with some very good news: sooo happy to announce that after 2 years of break we organize the Budapest Cup Regatta again. This year it’s held on the 19th of March and guess what, we Read more about We are back, the registration is on[…]
We are sad to announce that the 10th Budapest Cup Regatta is cancelled. According to government restrictions in regard to the Covid-19 epedemic situation all outdoor events hosting more than 500 people are prohibited in Hungary. We will inform you as soon as possible if we can possibly postpone the regatta to this autumn or we have to skip Read more about Budapest Cup Regatta 2020 is cancelled[…]
The registration was closed at the weekend, with a large number of entries coming in again: a total of 61 eights, which is the largest number of entries in the 10 years of the Budapest Cup Regatta. In addition to the these, 14 women’s quadruples registered for the event.>> Check out the preliminary startlist here Read more about Record levels of entries at the 10th Budapest Cup Regatta[…]
You may make your entry until February 29th We have come to the 10th (!!!) International Budapest Cup Regatta that will be held on April 4th this year. As regulars, many of you have seen with your own eyes in the last ten years that the race has become one of the biggest races in Read more about Registration is ON[…]
Check out tis year’s results: Absolute results Absolute results ordered by handycap By categories Absolute results by boat categories Thanks for coming, congratulations for everyone.
We are proud to announce that the collaboration between Budapest Cup Regatta and the Hungarian Down Foundation will continue for the 9th consecutive year. Not only you can help us support the Down Syndrome Foundation House and its habitants by buying the technical T-SHIRT below for only 14 EUR but also you can raise awareness Read more about Get your Down Foundation charity T-shirt[…]