Göta Älv Rodden 2024

Gothenburg Rowing Race 2024


Welcome to the 63rd edition of the worlds best long distance race!

Göta Älv Rodden is an iconic rowing event that takes place annually along the scenic Göta älv, stretching between Kungälv and Bananpiren in Gothenburg, Sweden. With a history spanning over 62 years, this historic event has become a cherished tradition and a highlight for rowing enthusiasts from all over the world. 

"The world's best long distance regatta"

Olaf Tufte

(inofficial course record holder)



Embark on a journey along the majestic Göta älv with Göta Älv Rodden's iconic course. Spanning 20 kilometers from Kungälv to Bananpiren in Gothenburg, Sweden, this scenic route offers rowers an unforgettable experience. The course rows beneath four iconic bridges and finishes in Gothenburg Harbour close to many landmarks, such as the Opera, the Karla Tower and the majestic Göta Älv bridge. 

Race classes

Senior Classes:

Junior Classes:

Open Classes: 

Entry Fee

Senior and Junior Classes:


Included in the registration fee is a bag of bananas and soup, to enjoy in the finish area.



Competition Rules


After a thrilling day of racing along, the celebration continues at Göta Älv Rodden's afterparty, held at Poppels City Brewery. Located in the heart of Gothenburg, Sweden, Poppels City Brewery sets the stage for an unforgettable evening of festivities. With live music from DJs, delicious food and drinks, and a special awards ceremony to honor participants' achievements, the afterparty promises to be an electrifying culmination of the day's events. Join us at Poppels City Brewery to unwind, socialize, and make memories that will last a lifetime. 

Information about tickets and specifics about the After-Row is on the way!

The information is updated per 14/05/24