17 June 14:00-20:00
Celebrating the feast day of San Ranieri, the patron saint of Pisa. The main event takes place in the late afternoon when the four quarters of the city challenge each other in a Regatta on the Arno. A race to commemorate the nautical tradition of the city.
The race course is a 1,500 meter stretch of the Arno, rowing against the current. It starts of near the train bridge & finishes in front of the Palazzo Medici. The boats have fixed seats & a crew of 8 oarsmen, a helmsman & montatore.