HTBS received a press release from the National Rowing Foundation yesterday. It reads,
To all members of the U.S. Rowing Community:
Today is the day that the US National Rowing Team begins racing at the 2011 FISA World Rowing Championships in Bled, Slovenia. Over the next seven days 84 athletes will compete in 26 events for the USA! This year the World Championships is also the first Qualification Regatta for the 2012 Olympic Games in London, and our team will be racing to qualify 14 boats for the Olympic Regatta that begins in 334 days, on July 28, 2012.
The US Team is ready to race! If you want a behind the scenes look in Bled during the World Championships, go to our website at www.natrowing.org and follow the links to the National Rowing Foundation Facebook page, Twitter account, and YouTube page. These links will give you a unique perspective of what is happening with our US Team.
Our team needs relies on the support of all of us to keep our US National Rowing Team successful. Please consider making a donation to help the US Team today.
The National Rowing Foundation
…in our 45th year of supporting athletes in pursuit of excellence!
National Rowing Foundation
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