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About Nanjing

Nanjing is one of China's most important commercial, cultural, and industrial centers. The city has a history spanning nearly 2,500 years, and in recent years has seen rapid development. Nanjing is the capital of Jiangsu province. The city’s name means “Southern Capital” and is located in the lower Yangtze River Delta. The population of China is 1,336,718,015 (July 2011 est.) of which approximately 6.2 million live in Nanjing.

About the rowing course

The Xuanwu Lake is located in the north-eastern part of the city about 22km away from the Youth Olympic Village. The race course is 2200m long and 162m wide. The venue was used for the rowing and canoeing competitions during the 10th National Games of China in 2005.

EVENTS OFFERED

The 2014 Youth Olympic games are open to athletes aged 17/18.

Events offered are:

Men (M): 1x, 2-

Women (W): 1x, 2-

EVENT INFORMATION

Qualification Information

2014 Youth Olympic Games Qualification UPDATED 04.06.2014

2014 Youth Olympic Games - Rowing Qualification System  (FRA) *updated 27.01.2014*

Continental Qualification Details

African YOG Qualifier
7-10 October 2013 Tunis, TUNISIA
> 9th African Championships and 2014 YOG continental regatta invitation
> 9th African Championships and 2014 YOG continental regatta invitation (FR)
> 9th African Championships and 2014 YOG continental regatta bulletin

Contact Fayçal Soula faysal.soula@edunet.tn
Website : www.trf.org.tn

Asian YOG Qualifier and Asian Junior Championships 
13-17 October 2013 Samarkand, UZBEKISTAN
Asian YOG Qualification Regatta

Latin American YOG Qualifier 
15-18 April 2014 Montevideo, URUGUAY
(FISA Youth Development Camp 8-13 April 2014)
Results here


Further information on the 2014 Youth Olympic Games can be found on the event website here

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Photos

IOC President Thomas Bach and FISA President Jean-Christophe Rolland
The women's pairs race at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China
Pan Jie and Luo Yadan(L) of China compete during the Junior Women Pair at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China
Cuba's Orlando Sotolongo races in the junior men's single sculls at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China
Performers from Songshan Shaolin Tagou Martial Arts School at Dengfeng, Henan Province perform aerial stunts during the opening ceremony of Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.