Olympic Rowing Schedule ~ Only a few days until the start of racing!

24.07.2012 BY: National Rowing Foundation

The Olympics begin on July 27 and run until August 12.

Rowing begins on July 28, when eight of our 12 boats will compete in their first qualifying race. Very exciting!

Schedule and results can be found here: http://www.london2012.com/rowing/schedule-and-results/


Women’s Pair, Men’s Eight, and Women’s Quad finals are Wednesday, August 1.

Lightweight Men’s Four and Women’s Eight finals are Thursday, August 2.

Men’s Single Sculls, Women’s Double Sculls, Men’s Pair, and Men’s Quad finals are Friday, August 3.

Women’s Single Sculls, Lightweight Women’s Double Sculls, and Men’s Four finals are Saturday, August 4.

Watch it Live

Click here for NBC’s TV listing schedule.

Click here for the www.nbcolympics.com live stream schedule.

Afraid you’ll miss a race? Don’t be! NBC will be broadcasting all of the events live online and will show rowing every day at different times, and you will have the chance to go back and re-watch all of the races athttp://www.nbcolympics.com/video/index.html.

Behind the Scenes

Many of our athletes are blogging and tweeting from London! Follow them on the USRowing and Row to London Facebook pages, @usrowing on Twitter or click on the links:

Sara Hendershot – http://sarahendershot.wordpress.com/

Megan Kalmoe – http://megankalmoe.com/2012/07/17/arrival-in-london-processing/

Esther Lofgren – http://estherlofgren.blogspot.com/2012/07/first-24-ralph-lauren-rowing-village.html?m=1

Taylor Ritzel – http://nationalrowingfoundation.wordpress.com/2012/07/18/all-settled-in-olympic-rowing-village-3/

U.S. Lighweight Men’s Four – http://usalightweightrowing.ning.com/

GO USA! Row to London!