The Austrian Karl Boehm at Lake Maggiore World Rowing Tour : “I’m not afraid of 180 kilometers in a week , but … “

Basic CMYKFrom Austria, with 39 years of rowing experience behind him, Karl Boehm is now retired and is  66 years old. “I am proud of the 40,000 kilometers rowed in the boat on all continents .” Rowing on the river Danube and in a well known race course: Linz, already home to international events of great prestige. “It will not be the first World Rowing Tour nor my first time in Italy, but I want to emphasize that before reaching the Lake Maggiore for the World Rowing Tour ( September 12 to 20) I will go to Venice. Again .. . ” The reasons for his participation: ” Getting to know new people, but also to catch up with old friends and also explore the beauty of nature. The Lake Maggiore? I was already in Ascona , is completely new … ” . Workouts? “I’m an amateur, I row 2 or 3 times a week but recently I managed to go well 744 kilometers in 18 days. So 180 km in one week do not scare me …