Rowing Olympic gold medallist Dame Katherine Grainger has been appointed to the chairperson role at UK Sport by the country’s Government.
The World Rowing Federation (FISA) has announced the six finalists in the running for the 2017 Thomas Keller Medal - with all coming from either Great Britain or the United States.
Great Britain’s most decorated female Olympian Dame Katherine Grainger has spoken of her frustration regarding the current doping issues shrouding sport and has said she personally does not know any athletes who would not back calls for a "more effective way" of attempting to tackle the problem.
Eamonn Colclough has defeated Kieran Kerr by one vote in an election to be the new President of Rowing Ireland during an eventful Annual General Meeting in Dublin.
USRowing has announced the addition of four new members to its Board of Directors.
The Russia Rowing Federation (RRF) has referred a list of more than 300 athletes to the sport's world governing body for clearance to compete at international events in 2017.
Norwegian Olympic rower Nils Jakob Hoff, a medical student at the University of Bergen, has won World Rowing’s 2016 Filippi Spirit Award.
Rowing Australia and Aon have today announced a four-year partnership that will see the global risk advisers become major sponsors of the Australian rowing team and the national governing body.
The International Rowing Federation (FISA) has created a policy to ensure that any Russian rower wishing to compete at international events in 2017 may do so as long as they adhere to a "credible and internationally equivalent anti-doping testing regime".
By a vote of 94 to 67, the option for future Olympic boat classes proposed by the International Rowing Federation (FISA) - reducing the number of lightweight events to two - has been passed by delegates at the Extraordinary Congress in Tokyo.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Denis Oswald has warned rowing delegates that voting to increase the number of lightweight events at Tokyo 2020 has been dismissed by IOC President Thomas Bach.
Canada, originally opposed to the proposal by the International Rowing Federation (FISA) over the future shape of Olympic boat classes, has switched to a position of support ahead of this weekend’s crucial vote at an Extraordinary Congress in Tokyo.
Britain’s Olympic gold and silver medallist in the lightweight double sculls, Mark Hunter, believes his sport is being "strangled" by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as it pushes for changes in boat classes at the Games.
Australia’s Kim Brennan claimed three honours at the 2016 Hancock Prospecting Rower of the Year Awards at the National Arboretum in Canberra.
Terry Dillon has been appointed to replace Donna Atkinson as chief executive of Rowing Canada.