THE REGATTA SITE
Lake Kaukajärvi is a freshwater lake about 7 km east of the city centre. It extends to a length of 3 km. At its broadest it is about 800 m wide and at its deepest almost 30 m deep. The total surface area of the lake is around 1.5 km2. The rowing lanes are in clear water without any currents. The lake is free of shipping traffic.
LAUNCHING AND LANDING
At the western end of the lake there is one platform for the launching and another platform for the landing (see Traffic Rules, numbers 6 and 7).
AREAS FOR THE PUBLIC
In the immediate vicinity of the goal, there are seats for approximately 550 people amd, in addition to that, other premises for the public with space for over 1,000 people. A kiosk amd toilets, for both the public and the rowers, are situated close to the spectator stand. There is parking lot nearby, to the north of the Tampere-Kangasala road.