The World Rowing Federation (FISA) have opened public nominations for their annual awards, giving fans the opportunity to have their say on who has put in outstanding performances this year.
Linz-Ottensheim in Austria was today officially awarded the 2019 World Rowing Championships, beating its only rival, Germany's Hamburg.
Jean-Christophe Rolland, France’s President of the International Rowing Federation (FISA), insisted at the close of the World Rowing Championships in his home country that the much-criticised water at the Rio 2016 venue was safe for rowers to compete on.
Britain’s flagship men’s eight provided a thunderous finale to the World Rowing Championships on Lake Aiguebelette as it kept Germany’s Olympic champions at bay all the way down the course to earn a third consecutive title by 0.18sec., watched by, among others, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach.
The home crowd at Lake Aiguebelette came alive today as France’s Jeremie Azou and Stany Delayre earned the second gold of this year’s World Rowing Championships for the host nation.
First gold for French hosts at World Rowing Championships as Grainger and Thornley book Rio 2016 slot
Lightweight finals day at the World Rowing Championships on Lake Aiguebelette in France saw the hosts earn a first gold following a dramatic finish to the lightweight men’s quadruple sculls.
Glover and Stanning withstand rising Kiwi pair to secure Rio 2016 spot at World Rowing Championships
Britain’s London 2012 women’s pair of Helen Glover and Heather Stanning were among those booking their Rio 2016 qualifying positions at the World Rowing Championships today by earning places in the A finals – the bonus ball for all Olympic boat class crews.
Hamish Bond and Eric Murray maintained their remarkable seven-year undefeated streak in the men's pair as the quarter-finals got underway today at the World Rowing Championships in France.
It was a day of second chances at the World Rowing Championships in France today – with repechage races in a number of disciplines giving crews another opportunity to progress in the competition and keep their hopes of qualifying for next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro alive.
The second day of the World Rowing Championships in Aiguebelette, France, has seen more intense racing in heats across several disciplines.
Some of the biggest names were to the fore today as the World Rowing Championships opened with the heats Aiguebelette, with New Zealand leading the way with five victories, including for London 2012 Olympic champion Mahe Drysdale.
A record 1,300 athletes from 77 countries will compete at the upcoming 2015 World Rowing Championships, which is due to start this weekend Aiguebelette, France, the World Rowing Federation (FISA) has announced.
Linz-Ottensheim set to host 2019 World Rowing Championships after FISA Council endorsement ahead of Hamburg
Linz-Ottensheim in Austria seems set to be awarded the 2019 World Rowing Championships after the ruling Council of the International Rowing Federation (FISA) announced they would recommend their bid.
South Africa’s Lawrence Brittain has been announced as one of six finalists for the 2015 Parmigiani Spirit Award, which seeks to reward a university rower who has demonstrated the core values of rowing in his or her social academic and sporting lives.
Three years after her last competitive international race - in which she won the London 2012 women’s double sculls title with Katherine Grainger - Britain's Anna Watkins has announced that she is back in training and aiming for the Rio 2016 Games.