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In rowing, the "bow" or sometimes "bows" of a boat is the forward part of the hull, the point that is most forward when the vessel is underway.
A coxed four is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing.
A coxed pair is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing.
A coxless four is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing.
A coxless pair is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing.
In a rowing crew, the coxswain (or simply the 'cox', or 'coxie') is the member who sits in the stern (except in bowloaders) facing the bow.
In fluid dynamics, drag (sometimes called air resistance, a type of friction, or fluid resistance, another type of friction or fluid friction) is a force acting opposite to the relative motion of any object moving with respect to a surrounding fluid.
An eight is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing.
Port and starboard are nautical and aeronautical terms for left and right, respectively.
In watercraft, a racing shell (also referred to as just a fine boat (UK) or just shell) is an extremely narrow, and often comparatively long, rowing boat specifically designed for racing or exercise.
Rowing, often referred to as crew in the United States, is a sport whose origins reach back to Ancient Egyptian times.
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.
A single scull is a rowing boat designed for a single person who propels the boat with two oars, one in each hand.
In rowing, stroke is the action of propelling the boat with oars, and also a rower seated closest to the stern of the boat.
A trireme (derived from Latin: trirēmis "with three banks of oars"; τριήρης triērēs, literally "three-rower") was an ancient vessel and a type of galley that was used by the ancient maritime civilizations of the Mediterranean, especially the Phoenicians, ancient Greeks and Romans.
Wave-making resistance is a form of drag that affects surface watercraft, such as boats and ships, and reflects the energy required to push the water out of the way of the hull.
The World Rowing Championships is an international rowing regatta organized by FISA (the International Rowing Federation).