Lake Rotsee welcomes 38 nations to Rowing World Cup II

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 Lake Rotsee in Lucerne, Switzerland.

Defending the colours of 38 nations, a total of 251 crews will race in 17 events. Only 14 of these events earn points toward the highly contended World Cup. Points are awarded to the first seven crews ranking in the 14 Olympic category boat classes.

Once again the event will be televised and there will be live streaming from World Rowing’s partner website www.wcsn.com

Read FISA’s full report here.