World Rowing Cup regattas shall be open to all competitors who are authorized to compete by their member federation and who are eligible under the relevant rules. To represent a Member Federation in a World Rowing Cup regatta, a rower must be a citizen of that country or a bona fide member of the rowing club for which he competes in that country. In World Rowing Cup events at World Rowing Cup regattas, rowers shall compete under the name of their Member Federation that shall alone be entitled to enter them. Each member federation may enter up to four crews in each event of the 1st World Rowing Cup regatta and a maximum of two crews in each event of the 2nd and 3rd World Rowing Cup regattas.
The following World Rowing Cup Events are offered at the World Rowing Cup II:
Men (M): 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x, 4-, 8+
Women (W): 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x, 4-, 8+
Lightweight Men (LM): 2x
Lightweight Women (LW): 2x
The following International Events are offered at the World Rowing Cup II:
Lightweight Men (LM): 1x, 2-, 4x
Lightweight Women (LW): 1x, 2-, 4x
The following Para Rowing Events are offered at the World Rowing Cup II:
Men's para rowing single: PR1M1x, PR2M1x
Women's para rowing single: PR1W1x, PR2W1x
Mixed para rowing double sculls: PR2Mix2x, PR3Mix2x
Mixed para rowing four: PR3Mix4+
Men's para rowing pair: PR3M2-
Women's para rowing pair: PR3W2-
ABOUT THE VENUE
Varese is located in the Northern part of Italy, 55km north of Milan. The town lies at the foot of the Campo dei Fiori mountain range overlooking Lake Varese. It has a population of approximately 80,000.
Lake Varese, is 8.8 km long and 4.5 km wide.
It has hosted the Coupe de la Jeunesse in 2007, 2012 European Rowing Championships and 2013 World Rowing Masters Regatta, the 2014 World Rowing Under 23 Championships, the 2015World Rowing Cup II and the 2016 World Rowing Cup I.
Lake Varese has been part of Natura 2000 . This is the European Union’s large system of protected areas, which safeguard rare or endangered species and habitats.
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