Tokyo Funding (2017-20)

£3,664,565
World Class Programme
£2,614,482
Athlete Performance Award
£1,050,083

Paralympic medals won since introduction of National Lottery funding

29

Historical Funding

Beijing

£1,303,900

London

£2,332,300

Rio

£3,834,382

Overview

Paralympic rowers complete on a six-lane, straight-line course divided by marker buoys. The race is won when the bow of the leading boat crosses the finish line. Rowing made its Paralympic debut in 2008 in Beijing, with events contested over 1,000 metres. 

In 2017, the distance was extended to 2,000 metres, meaning that for Tokyo 2020, the Paralympic race distance will be identical to the Olympic distance. Read more on the Tokyo 2020 website. 

Find out more on the British Rowing website.  


  • Annamarie Phelps

    Chair

  • Andy Parkinson

    Chief Executive

  • David Tanner

    Performance Director

  • Caroline Searle

    Press Officer

    Phone: 01225 384211 / 07831 755351

 

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Funding Partners
  • Department for Culture, Media & Sport
Official Partners
  • BAE Systems
  • BUPA
Strategic Partners
  • British Olympic Association
  • Paralympics GB
  • Sport England
  • Sport Northern Ireland
  • Sport Wales
  • Sport Scotland