The popularity of rowing eventually forced FISA (The International Rowing Federation) to start their own world cup in 1997. The world cup features three regattas that are held over the summer months, and each regatta throws up points for the best seven boats, and during the third regatta a winner is chosen. Similar to the […]
In part one of our blog on the different kinds of rowing events that are found around the world we concentrated on regattas and saw just how these can differ from one another. In this blog we once more take up our oars and enter into head racing, recreational rowing, challenge events and fun events.
Once again, we clamber into the coxswain’s seat at the stern of the boat and steer our way through the waters of understanding the role of a cox in a racing boat, and how to improve.