The most difficult rowing riddlesSport quiz
How does the crew of the coxless four steer?
scullers pull harder on one side or the other
crew steers through body balance
one of the crew member controls rudder with his foot
there is no steering during race
The rudder cable is attached to the shoe toe of one of the crew members. On international courses, landmarks for steersmen, consisting of two aligned poles, are provided.
What is the traditional way of celebrating a win in rowing regatta.
paddles are thrown into into water
paddles are thrown into the air
the coxswain is thrown into the water
whole crew jumps into the water
The coxswain is not just steering, he is also responsible for organisation, tactics, motivation, and safety. In the event of a collision, the coxswain is accountable under maritime law as 'Master of the vessel'
In which direction is the boat on the picture moving to?
to the left of the picture
to the right of the picture
may be both ways
it is not possible to tell
Only the coxswain, a crew member who sits in the stern, faces the swimming direction.