Tickets to Tokyo

Ireland won the women’s four at the World Rowing Final Olympic Qualification Regatta. Photo: Rowing Ireland/Twitter.

16 May 2021

Due to a bad-looking forecast with unrowable and unfair conditions for Monday 17 May, the World Rowing Executive Committee changed the racing schedule for the World Rowing Final Olympic Qualification Regatta, which was held on Rotsee, Lucerne, Switzerland, this weekend.

The finals were moved from Monday to today, with both semi-finals and finals being raced today.

Here are the results from today’s finals, where the two top spots in each race gave the rowers tickets to the Olympic rowing in Tokyo in July.

Results – Finals

Women’s Pair (W2-)
Finishing places: Russia, Denmark, Chile, Croatia, Czech Republic, Netherlands

Women’s double sculls (W2x)
Finishing places: Russia, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Nigeria

Women’s four (W4-)
Finishing places: Ireland, China, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic

Women’s single sculls (W1x)
Finishing places: Greece, Belarus, Japan, Ukraine, Finland, Germany 

Women’s quadruple sculls (W4x)  
Finishing places: Australia, France, Norway, Ukraine

Men’s quadruple sculls (M4x)
Finishing places: Estonia, Russia, Lithuania, Romania, Czech Republic, France

Women’s eight (W8+)
Finishing places: China, Romania, Germany, the Netherlands, Russia

Men’s eight (M8+)
Finishing places: New Zealand, Romania, Italy, China

Men’s pair (M2-)
Finishing places: Netherlands, Denmark, United States, Great Britain, Germany, Poland

Men’s double sculls (M2x)
Finishing places: Russia, Czech Republic, Australia, Spain, Serbia, Italy

Men’s four (M4-)
Finishing places: South Africa, Canada, France, Austria, Belarus, Ukraine

Men’s single sculls (M1x)
Finishing places: Russia, Canada, Poland, Belarus, Bulgaria, Romania

Lightweight women’s double sculls (LW2x)
Finishing places: United States, Switzerland, Ireland, China, Poland, Australia

Lightweight men’s double sculls (LM2x)
Finishing places: Canada, Czech Republic, China, France, Australia, Switzerland

Read more about the races here.

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