FISA celebrates 125 years in 2017

World Rowing is celebrating a major anniversary this year. On 25 June 2017 the date will officially mark 125 years since the founding of the Federation Internationale des Societies d’Aviron (FISA) in 1892.

While rowing itself has a far older history, the modern sport was finally coming of age as the 19th century came to a close.

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