Media Advisory: 2018 World Rowing Cup II, Lucerne (SUI) media information
Lausanne, 6 July 2018
The World Rowing Federation, FISA, wishes to advise international media about the information available for the 2018 World Rowing Cup III in Lucerne, Switzerland.
This is the third World Rowing Cup of the 2018 season in the series of three and it will take place from 13-15 July 2018. The media guide is now available here. It includes a Who to Watch for the Olympic boat classes, media information, a review of the season so far and useful statistics.
The World Rowing website, www.worldrowing.com will be the main channel containing:
· Entries, results, and related PDFs
· Race reports
· Live race tracker
· Audio commentary
· Live blog
Live video coverage will be available on the World Rowing website from 10:05 CET on Sunday 15 July for the finals.
The 2018 Thomas Keller Medal will be presented the evening of Saturday 14 July with the recipients, Eric Murray and Hamish Bond of New Zealand being in attendance. For interview opportunities please contact Anna Williams; firstname.lastname@example.org, +64 27 403 9326
Photos will be available through: https://www.flickr.com/photos/worldrowingofficial
World Rowing also posts information on its social media channels. The official Twitter account of World Rowing is @WorldRowing. The official hashtag for the event is #WRCLucerne or #WorldCup. Instagram is @WorldRowingOfficial and Facebook is WorldRowing. World Rowing will provide updates, video, photos and short commentary via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Athletes and fans are encouraged to tweet messages of support using the official hashtag.
The official Facebook page is www.Facebook.com/WorldRowing.
There will also be updates on our You Tube channel: www.youtube.com/WorldRowingFISA
For media accreditation queries: email@example.com
World Rowing Cup series 2018:
World Rowing Cup I 1-3 June Belgrade, SRB
World Rowing Cup II 22-24 June Linz-Ottensheim, AUT
World Rowing Cup III 13-15 July Lucerne, SUI