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A double scull is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing. [1]

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Carbon fiber reinforced polymer

Carbon fiber reinforced polymer, carbon fiber reinforced plastic or carbon fiber reinforced thermoplastic (CFRP, CRP, CFRTP or often simply carbon fiber, carbon composite or even carbon), is an extremely strong and light fiber-reinforced plastic which contains carbon fibers.

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Composite material

A composite material (also called a composition material or shortened to composite, which is the common name) is a material made from two or more constituent materials with significantly different physical or chemical properties that, when combined, produce a material with characteristics different from the individual components.

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Coxed pair

A coxed pair is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing.

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Coxless pair

A coxless pair is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing.

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Double Sculls Challenge Cup

The Double Sculls Challenge Cup is a rowing event for men's double sculls at the annual Henley Royal Regatta on the River Thames at Henley-on-Thames in England.

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Henley Royal Regatta

Henley Royal Regatta (or Henley Regatta, its original name pre-dating Royal patronage) is a rowing event held annually on the River Thames by the town of Henley-on-Thames, England.

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International Rowing Federation

The Fédération Internationale des Sociétés d'Aviron (FISA) is the International Rowing Federation which is the governing body for international rowing.

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List of world records in rowing

The rowing world records are the fastest times set over the international rowing distance of 2000 m. They are believed to be correct as of June 18, 2017.

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Oar (sport rowing)

In rowing, oars are used to propel the boat.

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Olympic Games

The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions.

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Rowing is the act of propelling a boat using the motion of oars in the water, displacing water, and propelling the boat forward.

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Rowing (sport)

Rowing, often referred to as crew in the United States, is a sport whose origins reach back to Ancient Egyptian times.

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Rowing at the Summer Olympics

Rowing at the Summer Olympics has been part of the competition since its debut in the 1900 Summer Olympics.

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Sculling is the use of oars to propel a boat by moving the oars through the water on both sides of the craft, or moving a single oar over the stern.

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Skiffing refers to the sporting and leisure activity of rowing (or more correctly sculling) a Thames skiff.

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Thames skiff

A Thames skiff is a traditional River Thames wooden rowing boat used for the activity of skiffing.

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Wood is a porous and fibrous structural tissue found in the stems and roots of trees and other woody plants.

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World Rowing Championships

The World Rowing Championships is an international rowing regatta organized by FISA (the International Rowing Federation).

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double_scull

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