Types of Rowing
Rowing on water takes many forms and there is a type of rowing out there for you!
Rowing is a varied sport with something for everyone. From fixed to sliding seat, river to ocean, and challenges to touring there is such a wide range, you are sure to find something that you will love. We also explain some of the equipment you’ll use for sliding-seat rowing, and the racing opportunities available around the country.
Types of rowing and racing
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There are lots of different types of rowing events, from side-by-side racing over 2,000m as seen at the Olympic and Paralympic Games to head races, sprints, tours and challenges