56th Big Moscow regatta will be held in the capital

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From 2 to 4 June at the Rowing canal in Krylatskoye will host the 56th International competitions in rowing «Big Moscow regatta». Is the website mos.ru.

The first day will pass preliminary and qualifying races at the distance of 2000 meters, the ceremony and the parade of the opening, the second semi-final and final races in the classes of male and female singles, single light weight, twos swing, twos, pairs and fours swing, as well as male pairs hinged light weight. The distance of 2000 and 1000 meters.

On the final day of the tournament, June 4, will determine the winners and prizewinners among male and female twos of pair of light weight, doubles fours and eights with the steering, as well as men’s fours hinged light weight. Distance — 2000 and 500 meters.

Big Moscow regatta will be a qualifier for the Russian juniors. The results of these competitions will find out who will be part of the national team of Russia for participation in the world championship in academic rowing among athletes till 23 years. The tournament will be held from 20 to 27 July in Bulgaria.