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Chinese and English Famous School Rowing Invitational Tournament was Held in Yangzhou
   (2018-04-12)

OnthemorningofApril11th,2018YangzhouFirstChineseandEnglishFamousRowingInvitationalTournamentwasheldinthenewlycompletedDeepDivingGrandeCanaleCenter.ThecenterislocatedontheTaipingRiverin1912Town,coveringanareaofabout360mu.Itiscomposedofrowingwharf,rowingdisplayarea,rowingstorehouse,athleteaccommodationareaandotherareas.Inadditiontoservingasawatersportsbaseforprovincialsportsmeetingsandrowing,thecenteralsoprovidesrowingexperience,fitnessandaccommodationservicesforcitizensandtourists.

2018YangzhouFirstChineseandEnglishFamousRowingInvitationalTournamentattractedmorethan100athletesandcoachesfromeightrowingteams,suchasUniversityofCambridge,NanjingUniversity,SoutheastUniversityandotherrowingteamsinBritainandChina.Thewholecourseoftheinvitationaltournamentis8kilometersandtakesone-offcompetitionsystem.Theformofeightsingleoarswithhelmsmantestedmoreteamcooperationspiritandabilityoftherowers.Finally,BritishUniversityofCambridgerowingteamwonthechampionship.Thecompetitiontooklessthanhalfanhour.ShanghaiJiaoTongUniversityandTongjiUniversityrowingteamrankedsecondandthird.YangzhouUniversityrowingteamgotfifth.