World Rowing Championships are open to all member federations. A rower may compete in an Under 23 rowing event until 31st of December of the year in which he reaches the age of 22.
The following events are offered at the 2020 World Rowing Under 23 Championships:
Under 23 Men (BM): 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x, 4-, 4+, 8+
Under 23 Women (BW): 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x, 4-, 4+, 8+
Under 23 Lightweight Men (BLM): 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x
Under 23 Lightweight Women (BLW): 1x, 2x, 2-, 4x
FISA EVENT SAFEGUARDING OFFICER : HANNAH EVERY-HALL
All rowers, entourage, coaches, volunteers, and staff have a right to participate and work in a non-violent, safe and respectful environment. Behaviour and actions that constitute harassment and abuse shall not be tolerated. If you have concerns regarding harassment and abuse whilst you are at this World Rowing event, please contact the FISA Event Safeguarding Officer for this event – Hannah Every-Hall - during the event, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT THE VENUE
Lake Bled is 2,200 meters long. Two years ago Bled celebrated 100 years since its first regatta took place on Lake Bled. The first major event organised in Bled was 1930 Yugoslavia national championships. Bled has hosted World Rowing Championships in 1966, 1979,1989 and 2011. It has also hosted a World Rowing Cup in 2015, two World Masters Championships in 1986 and 1995 as well World Junior Championships in 1971 and European Championships in 1956.