HOW TO FOLLOW THE EVENT
Entries for the Junior Championships will be released on Wednesday 26 August - stay tuned.
Live audio commentary and live race tracker will be available for ALL races on www.worldrowing.com.
Also available on WorldRowing.com
- Startlists / Schedule
- News / Photos / Live blog / Quotes from athletes
Join the conversation …
- Use the hashtag #WRJChamps
Learn more about rowing with this short series about the sport. Full playlist here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL3HMysxDej7pYika4-RIHlOpIlhl-bTAF
Important note: Vilnius International Airport (VNO) will be closed from 14 July until 18 August 2017 due to reconstruction. Flights to and from Lithuania will be operated from Kaunas International Airport (KUN), Palanga International Airport (PLQ) and Riga International Airport (RIX). Please also see the Bulletin for further information.
World Rowing Championships are open to all member federations. A rower may compete in a Junior rowing event until 31st of December of the year in which he reaches the age of 18.
The following events are offered at the 2017 World Rowing Junior Championships:
Junior Men (JM): 1x, 2x, 2-, 4-, 4x, 4+, 8+
Junior Women (JW): 1x, 2x, 2-, 4-, 4x, 8+
ABOUT THE VENUE
Held on Trakai’s Galve Lake, this popular rowing spot was the venue of the 2002 World Rowing Junior Championships, 2006 FISU World Student Championships, 2008 FISA World Masters Regatta, 2012 World Rowing Under 23 Championships, 2013 World Rowing Junior Championships and 2016 European Rowing Junior Championships. It is known for its picturesque island castle near the finish line. The venue is also the home of the International Amber Oars Regatta. The lake is 2000m and 87.5m wide.
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