This was an indoor rowing competition, but with a difference. This was the 2019 World Urban Games in Budapest, Hungary with urban sport being the emphasis and indoor rowing joining as a showcase sport.
The Masters E men’s single sculls is for rowers 55 years of age and older. At this year’s World Rowing Masters Regatta the E men's single had 150 competitors, racing in 20 heats. Among the competitors was Ansgar Wessling of TVK Essen, Germany. Wessling won his race.