1. General Areas of Responsibility
1.1. To provide a means of ensuring that the Council of FISA is aware of the opinions of current active rowers concerning major issues affecting the sport.
2. Objectives and Activities
2.1. To establish a network of representative rowers throughout the world for a wide canvassing of opinion.
2.2. To assist the Executive Committee in convening and conduct- ing competitors’ surveys and/or meetings at World Rowing Championships.
2.3. To be available to hear the views of rowers on FISA matters and to channel them to the FISA Council.
2.4. To advise the Council on any matters referred to the Commission.
2.5. To analyse the organisation of the World Rowing Championship and Olympic regatta and to report its findings to the Council.
2.6. To make known to the Council the views of competitors on any matter in the field of competitive rowing, in all its forms, as it sees fit.
3.1. Members of this Commission can no longer serve on the Commission after 31st December following the eighth anniversary of their last participation as a competitor at a World Rowing Championships or Olympic Games.
3.2. The Chair of the Commission must be eligible for membership of the Commission at the time of election to the chair, and may then serve a full four-year term as Chair.