Committee of the international council of amsports Rowing

Committee of the international council of amsports Rowing
Canoeing, kayaking, dragon boats - last news.
2018 ICF CANOE SLALOM WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Preview news
2018 World Rowing Championships

Preview news
Dragon Boat World Championships

Preview news
ICF Canoe Sprint Paracanoe World Championships 2018

Preview news
2018 European Junior and U23 Canoe Slalom Championships

Preview news
World University Championships

Preview news

Events
The member of the ICAS took part in the 16th IDBF Congress and Dragon Boat World Championship in China.

-

Preview news

Canoeing, kayaking, "Dragon boat"

As a means of transportation on the water kayaks (Eskimo boats - kayaks) and canoes (Indian pies) by faith and truth have served humanity since time immemorial. But only at the beginning of the 20th century. people used the peculiar form of these boats with one oar to develop a new kind of rowing. So, in Europe a new type of flotilla appeared - kayaks with a paddle having two blades appeared, and a canoe with a paddle having one blade.

Currently, the world championships are held annually, the Grand Prix series of competitions are multi-stage World Cups, the European championships are held every two years, junior championships (not older than 18 years), numerous international regattas on all continents.

"Dragon boat". Modern sport with ancient traditions.

Rowing on dragons is a massive kind of rowing from antiquity to the present day. Rowing on dragons is not an Olympic sport, but it develops very quickly and attracts more and more rowing enthusiasts. This very democratic sport is attractive both for corporate leisure and for public associations of people who are not indifferent to sports. Elite athletes are also increasingly turning their attention to this kind of rowing. Rowing on dragons is a sport and a hobby that is accessible to everyone, regardless of abilities and social status. This is the greatness of the rowing on the Dragons.

Useful links