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Nelo rowing training centre


Nelo rowing training centre

Nelo Rowing Training Centre

Organize your next rowing training camp at the Nelo High performance center, in Pocinho, Portugal

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Nelo High-Performance Rowing and Canoeing Center of Pocinho

The place for your next training camp!

The High-Performance Rowing and Canoe Center of Pocinho (Centro de Alto Rendimento do Pocinho) is located in Vila Nova de Foz Côa, in the north of Portugal (about 2 hours drive from Porto).

This region is known and classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A protected wine region in the upper Douro and offers perfect conditions for the practice of nautical sports, such as rowing and canoeing, all year round.

The extremely modern building, winner of various architectural prizes, has a capacity for 159 athletes, spread over 85 different rooms.

Pocinho training centre


From €75,- per person, per day, single room



Sport for everyone

The building distinguishes itself in 3 different zones: Social zone, Accommodation zone and Training zone, and it has been realized that mobility and accessibility are guaranteed for everyone, with an area of ​​8,000 m2.


What's in the plan? 

The basic plan includes:

  • Lend boat
  • Airport transfer
  • Full board
  • Powerboat
  • Access to all parts of the center
  • If something else is needed for your training camp? Please contact us so that we can offer it!


Pochino Fitness area


Training zone:

  • Fully equipped gym, of about 500m²;
  • Support rooms for administration and theoretical training;
  • Meeting room for coaches;
  • Multimedia room for theoretical lessons and video display;
  • Multifunctional rooms for national technical teams;
  • Medical room with additional diagnostic facilities;
  • Indoor pool 25m x 5.65m (depth between 1.20m and 1.70m);
  • Relaxation area with hot tub, sauna, Turkish bath;
  • Showers;
  • Technical installations.

Outdoor Training Zone:

Outdoor sports area;
River Douro, with easy access to the water, at the quay of Pocinho (1 km from the performance center), with boat house for boats.

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The social zone:

  • Auditorium with translation rooms (for 3 different languages);
  • A study room with a library;
  • Living room with games and other living areas;
  • Administration office, meeting room;
  • Dining room for about 70 users;
  • Wifi;
  • Bar;
  • Terrace;
  • Employee rooms;

Other areas:

  • Garage with 500 m2 of surface;
  • Technical spaces through out the building.


Rowing on the Douro


Information and reservations

Send the following information via the reservation form below:


1. To confirm availability:

Number of people
Boat list / motor boat


2. After booking confirmation:

Flight details
Airport shuttle: needed or not?
Gym schedule


Contact Us

Use this form to send us a message:

Get in touch with us

Eurow - Heeres Boat Service
Verlengde Hoogravenseweg 13
3525BB Utrecht

Phone: +31 (0)30 280 5068
Email: info@eurow.eu
Web: www.eurow.eu

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