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Rowing - 29 Sep 2016 - Federations & NOCs
The EBU and the World Rowing Federation (FISA) have agreed on a four-year renewal of all European media rights from 2017-2020 for rowing’s premier world and European events.
Rowing - 03 Sep 2013 - Events
Denmark was awarded the 2016 World Rowing Masters Regatta at the annual FISA Ordinary Congress that took place on Monday, 2 September following the completion of the 2013 World Rowing Championships in Chungju, Korea. Denmark was up against the strong contestants from Lithuania, Slovenia and Bulgaria.
Rowing - 27 May 2013 - Events
Today the Danish bid for 2016 World Rowing Masters Regatta was presented to FISA Masters Rowing Commission in London. Should the event be awarded Denmark, the participants will have a scenic venue on a natural lake in a beautiful forest just 10 miles from Copenhagen – the capital awarded Sport Event City 2011.
Rowing - 09 Sep 2011 - Events
The 2011 Annual Ordinary Congress of the International Rowing Federation (FISA) was held on 5 September, in Bled, Slovenia following the conclusion of the 2011 World Rowing Championships.
Rowing - 08 Nov 2010 - Federations & NOCs
FISA, the International Rowing Federation, today held its annual Congress on the occasion of the 2010 World Rowing Championships in New Zealand. The Congress was held in Hamilton, near Lake Karapiro where the Championships were held over the past eight days.
Rowing - 08 Nov 2010 - Events
"Karapiro 2010 brought the World Rowing Championships up to a new level and has established a new model." Those were the closing words of FISA President, Denis Oswald at the closing ceremony of the 2010 World Rowing Championships in Karapiro, New Zealand. "It will not take another 32 years until we come back," he promised, referring to the gap between this year's World Rowing Championships and when it was last in New Zealand.
Rowing - 21 Oct 2010 - Events
A total of 49 national rowing teams shall be heading for Lake Karapiro, New Zealand to compete at the 2010 World Rowing Championships staged by FISA, the International Rowing Federation from 31 October to 7 November. Among the entries, Samoa and the United Arab Emirates will appear for the first time at the World Rowing Championships.
Rowing - 09 Jul 2010 - Events
The third and final stage of the 2010 Rowing World Cup will begin tomorrow morning, Friday 9 July at 8 a.m. at the Rotsee in Lucerne, Switzerland. This is the last chance for national teams to test their speed against other countries before preparation begins for this year's World Rowing Championships at the later time of the end of October in Karapiro, New Zealand.
Rowing - 19 May 2010 - Federations & NOCs
A total of 656 athletes in 281boats are entered in this first stage of the 2010 Rowing World Cup series which is to take place on Lake Bled in Slovenia from 27 to 30 May.
Rowing - 02 Jul 2009 - Federations & NOCs
The final stage of the 2009 Rowing World Cup taking place in Lucerne, Switzerland, from 10 to 12 July has attracted 39 nations and more than 650 rowing athletes. <BR>
Rowing - 12 Jun 2009 - Media rights
FISA, the International Rowing Federation has reached an agreement with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) for the acquisition of the European media rights from 2009 to 2012. The agreement includes the World Rowing Championships, the Rowing World Cup series and the European Rowing Championships.
Rowing - 10 Jun 2009 - Events
More than 550 athletes from 37 nations have entered the second stage of the 2009 Rowing World Cup series which will take place from 19-21 June on the 1972 Olympic regatta course in Munich, Germany.<BR>
Rowing - 21 May 2009 - Events
The 2009 Rowing World Cup season is soon underway, and a total of 31 nations have now confirmed their participation in the first stage of the annual series which will be held from 29 to 31 May on the Olympic regatta course of Banyoles, near Barcelona, Spain.
Rowing - 11 Sep 2008 - Events
The 2008 European Rowing Championships will see 433 rowers from 33 nations competing on the venue that hosted the 2004 Olympic Rowing Regatta - the Schinias Olympic Rowing and Canoeing Centre situated in Marathon near Athens, Greece - from 19 to 21 September.
Rowing - 12 Jun 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">A total of 47 nations have entered crews for this third and final stage of the 2008 Rowing World Cup from 20 to 22 June 2008. The event will follow on directly from the Final Olympic Qualification Regatta which will be held at the same venue from 15 to 18 June.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p></SPAN>
Rowing - 05 Jun 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">The entries for the final Olympic Qualification regatta to be held in <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:country-region w:st="on">Poland</st1:country-region> from 15-18 June have been received, and a total of 44 nations will try for the last remaining starting slots at the Olympic regatta in <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Beijing</st1:place></st1:City> from 9 to 17 August.</SPAN>
Rowing - 22 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">A total of 627 competitors will compete at the second stage of the 2008 Rowing World Cup series which will be held from 30 May to 1 June 2008 at <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Lake</st1:PlaceType> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Rotsee</st1:PlaceName> in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Lucerne</st1:City>, <st1:country-region w:st="on">Switzerland</st1:country-region></st1:place>.<BR><?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p></SPAN>
Rowing - 12 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Munich, 10 May 2008 - The Final Qualification Regatta for the rowing events at the 2008 Paralympic Games finished this morning and 12 crews qualified for the Games.</SPAN>
Rowing - 30 Apr 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; COLOR: black; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Record entries for the first Rowing World Cup in Munich (GER) mean that 54 countries will take part in this first World Rowing event of the Olympic season. In total, 840 competitors will compete in 371 boats. This count includes the 32 adaptive boats that shall race for the final qualifying spots for the first-ever Paralympic rowing events in Beijing this September.</SPAN>
Rowing - 15 Feb 2008
The Executive Committee of the International Rowing Federation (FISA) has officially responded to Tuesday’s letter received from Vyatcheslav Fetisov, Head of the Federal Agency on Physical Education and Sport (Rossport) and Leonid Tyagachev, President of the Russian Olympic Committee.
Rowing - 11 Feb 2008
The FISA Executive Committee is assessing the latest situation with the Russian Rowing Federation in which nine anti-doping code violations have taken place in a twelve-month period. The results of this assessment could be the suspension of the entire Russian Rowing Federation for up to four years.
Rowing - 06 Feb 2008
The International Rowing Federation (FISA) has banned Anastasia Fatina and Anastasia Karabelshchikova, both members of the 2007 Russian women’s eight, for two years with a start date retroactive to 27 August 2007.
Rowing - 29 Jan 2008
FISA’s Executive Committee convened a hearing to consider the status of the Russian Rowing Federation after seven of their rowers had been banned from the sport for having committed anti-doping rule violations during a twelve month period.
Rowing - 17 Jan 2008
FISA, the International Rowing Federation, today announced that a further three Russian rowers have been suspended because of anti-doping code violations which took place in July 2007.
Rowing - 27 Sep 2007
Following a satisfactory first edition of the European Rowing Championships in Poland this week-end, where 31 nations took part, delegates from the Rowing Federations of European nations gathered this week-end to hold their first General Assembly to discuss the next steps for this new continental event.
Rowing - 21 Sep 2007
The first edition of the newly re-instated European Rowing Championships begins today, 21 September, at the Malta regatta course in Poznan, Poland.
Rowing - 17 Sep 2007
FISA, the International Rowing Federation, has announced that next year’s final Olympic qualification regatta and Final Rowing World Cup regatta has been moved to take place in Poznan, Poland instead of Lucerne, Switzerland.
Rowing - 13 Sep 2007
The first edition of the newly reinstated European Rowing Championships will attract 33 nations according to entries which were submitted to the International Rowing Federation up until Monday’s deadline.
Rowing - 04 Sep 2007
The 115th Annual Ordinary Congress of the International Rowing Federation (FISA) was held in Munich, Germany on Monday 3 September 2007.
Rowing - 03 Sep 2007
Thousands of people lined the Munich regatta course today for the last day of finals of the 2007 World Rowing Championships. The atmosphere in the tribune was wild as the eleven remaining gold medals were handed out today.
Rowing - 31 Aug 2007
In a press briefing by FISA President Denis Oswald and FISA Executive Director Matt Smith, the International Rowing Federation today revealed the sequence of events which led to the exclusion of the three Russian athletes from the 2007 World Rowing Championships taking place this week in Munich, Germany.
Rowing - 30 Aug 2007
The International Rowing Federation (FISA) announced this morning that three athletes, Vladimir Varfolomeev and Denis Moiseev from the Russian lightweight men’s double and Svetlana Fedorova from the Russian women’s eight have been declared ineligible for a period of two years for a violation of Article 2.2 of these Anti-Doping Bye-Laws; Use of a Prohibited Method.
Rowing - 29 Aug 2007
A FISA Doping Hearing Panel decided yesterday that three rowers had committed violations of the Anti-Doping provisions of the FISA Rules of Racing.
Rowing - 15 Aug 2007
The International Rowing Federation (FISA) has received entries from a record 68 nations for this year’s World Rowing Championships which will take place at the famous 1972 Olympic Regatta Course in Oberschleissheim, near Munich, Germany from 26 August to 2 September.
Rowing - 02 Aug 2007
FISA, the International Rowing Federation today issued the FISA Council decision on the bids for the 2011 World Rowing Junior Championships and the 2010 World Rowing Under 23 Championships.
Rowing - 01 Aug 2007
Exactly one year before the start of the 2008 Olympic Games, Beijing is gearing up for its first official test event in the form of the 2007 World Rowing Junior Championships.
Rowing - 20 Jul 2007
FISA, the International Rowing Federation today issued the FISA Council decision on the bids for the 2011 World Rowing Championships.
Rowing - 05 Jun 2007
FISA, the International Rowing Federation, is pleased to announce today a new partnership with Wimm-Bill-Dann Foods OJSC, Russia’s leading manufacturer of fruit juice and dairy products.
Rowing - 24 May 2007
Rowers from 46 nations will be competing in the first leg of the 2007 Rowing World Cup to be held in Linz/Ottensheim, Austria from 1 to 3 June.
Rowing - 30 Jan 2007
The International Rowing Federation (FISA) today announced that rower Olga Samulenkova of Russia has tested positive for an exogenous source of metabolites of testosterone and has been banned from competition in the sport of rowing for two years.
Rowing - 06 Nov 2006
FISA, the International Rowing Federation today awarded the 2006 FISA Awards in the four awards categories Coach of the Year, Female Crew of the Year, Male Crew of the Year and Distinguished Services to Rowing.
Rowing - 02 Nov 2006
The winners of the 2006 FISA Awards shall be announced this coming Saturday during the Gala Dinner of the 2006 World Rowing Coaches Conference taking place in Limassol, Cyprus.
Rowing - 29 Aug 2006
The newly formed Serbia took their first ever rowing medal as a new nation when Olympian Nikola Stojic filled in for his sick team mate to win gold at the 2006 World Rowing Championships on Dorney Lake in Eton, near London.
Rowing - 23 Aug 2006
22 August, 2006, Eton, Great Britain -Perfect rowing conditions greeted athletes at the Dorney Lake rowing course in Eton, Great Britain for day three, the repechage day at the 2006 World Rowing Championships.
Rowing - 21 Aug 2006
20 August, 2006, Eton, Great Britain, The home of rowing for the 2012 Olympic Games got a test run as the 2006 World Rowing Championships began at Dorney Lake, just outside of London.
Rowing - 09 Aug 2006
The 2006 international rowing season reaches it's peak next week when all eyes turn to the 2006 World Rowing Championships in Eton, Great Britain from 20 to 27 August.
Rowing - 26 Jul 2006
The up and coming of World Rowing are in their final preparation for this year's World Rowing Junior Championships which will take place on the Bosbaan regatta course in Amsterdam, The Netherlands from 2 to 5 August 2006.
Rowing - 12 Jul 2006
A total of 54 nations will be represented this year at the 2006 World Rowing Under 23 Championships in Hazewinkel, Belgium from 20 to 23 July. Rowers will be travelling from as far as Japan and New Zealand for a chance to race in this year's event.