Indoor rowing is on the World Games programme and the qualification process has now been launched. The World Games will take place in Wroclaw, Poland next July with the indoor rowing event occurring from 26 -27 July 2017. 

The qualification system is unique in that it allows competitors to try to qualify by loading in their time from anywhere in the world with a verification code via the Concept 2 website http://log.concept2.com/log.asp .  The event is open to all indoor rowing enthusiasts and provides places as follows in 2000m and 500m:

Quota per event

Event

Quota

2000m Events

Open Men (M2000m)

20

Open Women (W2000m)

20

Lightweight Men (LM2000m)

20

Lightweight Women (LW2000m)

20

500m Events

Open Men (M500m)

15

Open Women (W500m)

15

Total

110

 

To see current rankings, check out http://log.concept2.com/rankings and specify the distance, gender and 2017 results, weight category and verified results.  To take part, create a log for yourself and read the information on the Concept 2 website to understand the verification and log book process.

Universality qualification places will be allocated globally as follows with one male and one female competitor being eligible from each nation:

 

Category

Africa

Latin America & Caribbean

Asia

Oceania

[Not-AUS & NZL]

AUS & NZL

USA & Canada

Europe

Men

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Open

2

2

2

1

1

1

2

Lightweight

2

2

2

1

1

1

2

Women

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Open

2

2

2

1

1

1

2

Lightweight

2

2

2

1

1

1

2

 

The qualification process will remain open until 28 February 2017.

To learn more and see the overall qualification document, please visit here

For more details about the World Games, please go to: www.theworldgames2017.com .