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30 August 2014

WELCOME TO AMSTERDAM for the 2014 World Rowing Championships

Hear what our best rowers have to say about being at the 2014 World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam, the Netherlands Chantal ACHTERBERG (NED); Roel BRAAS (NED); Lee-Ann PERSSE (RSA); Olaf TUFTE (NOR); Hamish BOND & Eric MURRAY (NZL)

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11 October 2017

The who and how of the World Rowing Coastal Championships

Fresh water racing will add a new element to the 2017 World Rowing Coastal Championships as competition heads to Thonon, France and the waters of Lake Geneva. 

13 June 2017

How to follow World Rowing Cup II in Poznan

The World Rowing season moves on to World Rowing Cup II which takes place in Poznan, Poland from 16-18 June 2017. This is the second in the series of three World Cups for the season and as well as the regular European nation participants, the ranks of competition will grow with the arrival of several South American counties, China, Australia and New Zealand. 
07 April 2017

Five renowned people who rowed

All rowers know that our sport can exert a profound influence on someone’s life. There are countless anecdotes about how rowing helps instil (or reveal) character that can last a lifetime.

As part of the World Rowing Federation’s (FISA) 125th anniversary year, we’ve compiled a short list of a few of the many history-makers from the last century and a quarter, who happened also to row. Be sure to share any others with us @worldrowing on Twitter and Facebook.

09 March 2017

A rowing success for International Women’s Day

More than 500 photos were submitted for the International Women’s Day photo contest. They came from around the globe and showed women participating in all aspects of the sport.


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