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  1. a sport in which athletes race against each other on river, lakes or on the ocean, depending upon the type of race and the discipline

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  2. events use a systematic nomenclature for the naming of events, so that age, gender, ability and size of boat can all be expressed in a few numbers and letters

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  3. The boats are propelled by the reaction forces on the oar blades as they are pushed against the water

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  4. The sport can be both recreational, focusing on learning the techniques required, and competitive where overall fitness plays a large role

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  5. In the United States, high school and collegiate rowing is sometimes referred to as crew

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