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.  

Performance target for 2018: 1 - 2 medals at the World Championships

  • Stuart Clarke

    Media Manager

    Phone: 0208 237 6716 / Email: stuart.clarke@britishrowing.org

  • Mark Davies

    Chair

  • Andy Parkinson

    Chief Executive

  • Brendan Purcell

    Performance Director

 

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