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The Rowing World Cup is an international rowing competition organised by FISA (the International Rowing Federation). It first began in 1997 and comprises of 3 regattas (apart from in 2001 when there were 4) held throughout early summer. In each event points are awarded to the top 7 finishing boats and an overall winner determined after the last world cup regatta each year. During the regattas the current leader in each event must wear yellow bibs. From 2003 until 2005 it was sponsored by BearingPoint. Rowing World Cup logo. ... link titleThe word international can mean: Between nations or encompassing several nations. ... A coxless pair which is a sweep-oar boat. ... The International Rowing Federation (FISA) (in French: Fédération Internationale des Sociétés dAviron) is the international governing body for rowing. ... A regatta is a boat race or series of boat races. ... BearingPoint, Inc. ...

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2006

Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... Lake during Kayak World Cup in 2004 Artificial ski slope Malta-ski The bottom of lake during winter 2004/2005. ... The Poznan is also a breed of horse. ... The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ...

2005

Dorney Lake is a purpose built rowing lake in the United Kingdom. ... Eton is a town in Berkshire, England, lying on the opposite bank of the River Thames to Windsor and connected to it by Windsor Bridge. ... Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ...

2004

Lake during Kayak World Cup in 2004 Artificial ski slope Malta-ski The bottom of lake during winter 2004/2005. ... The Poznan is also a breed of horse. ... Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ...

2003

Milan (Italian: Milano; Milanese: Milán) is the main city of northern Italy, and is located in the plains of Lombardy, the most populated and developed region in Italy. ... Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ...

2002

Hazelwinkel is a 2,000 m rowing course near Mechelen, Belgium. ... Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ...

2001

Princeton, New Jersey, is the name of a section of Mercer County, New Jersey, United States. ... The Guadalquivir is the second longest river in Spain (after the Tagus). ... Seville (Spanish: Sevilla, see also different names) is the artistic, cultural, and financial capital of southern Spain, irrigated by the river Guadalquivir (, ). It is the capital of Andalusia and of the province of Sevilla. ... Vienna (German: Wien ; Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian: Beč, Czech: Vídeň, Hungarian: Bécs, Romanian: Viena, Romani: Bech or Vidnya, Russian: Вена, Slovak: Viedeň, Slovenian: Dunaj) is the capital of Austria, and also one of the nine States of Austria. ... Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ...

2000

The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ... Vienna (German: Wien ; Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian: Beč, Czech: Vídeň, Hungarian: Bécs, Romanian: Viena, Romani: Bech or Vidnya, Russian: Вена, Slovak: Viedeň, Slovenian: Dunaj) is the capital of Austria, and also one of the nine States of Austria. ... Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ...

1999

Hazelwinkel is a 2,000 m rowing course near Mechelen, Belgium. ... Vienna (German: Wien ; Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian: Beč, Czech: Vídeň, Hungarian: Bécs, Romanian: Viena, Romani: Bech or Vidnya, Russian: Вена, Slovak: Viedeň, Slovenian: Dunaj) is the capital of Austria, and also one of the nine States of Austria. ... The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ...

1998

Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... Hazelwinkel is a 2,000 m rowing course near Mechelen, Belgium. ... The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ...

1997

Munich (German: München, (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... The Eiffel Tower, the international symbol of the city For other uses, see Paris (disambiguation). ... The Rotsee (Die Ruderwelt in German) is a rowing lake on the northern edge of Lucerne, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland View of the city from Lake Lucerne Another view across Lake Lucerne The Lion Monument Lucerne (German: (help· info)) is a city in Central Switzerland with a population of 60,274 (December 31, 2003), capital of the Canton of Lucerne. ...

Links

  • Website of the Lucerne World Cup
  • Website of the Munich World Cup

  Results from FactBites:
 
The Official World Rowing Web Site - Events / Rowing World Cup (217 words)
A Rowing World Cup Champion is allocated in each boat class to the nation with the most points won in that boat class at all three regattas.
Rowing World Cup regattas are held in the boat classes of the Olympic programme in effect at the time of the regattas.
The Council of the International Rowing Federation (FISA) is pleased to announce the venues for the 2007 Rowing World Cup series: Linz/Ottensheim (Austria) from 1 to 3 June; Amsterdam (The Netherlands) from 22 to 24 June; Lucerne (Switzerland) from 13 to 15 July.
Rowing World Cup - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (137 words)
The Rowing World Cup is an international rowing competition organised by FISA (the International Rowing Federation).
It first began in 1997 and comprises of 3 regattas (apart from in 2001 when there were 4) held throughout early summer.
In each event points are awarded to the top 7 finishing boats and an overall winner determined after the last world cup regatta each year.
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