Who is qualified for Team USA in Tokyo? – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
A total of 526 athletes will compete against each other at the Olympic Games in Tokyo: 260 men and 260 women. Each qualified nation represented cannot enter more than one boat per event.
The first opportunity to qualify boats for the Tokyo 2020 Games was at the 2019 World Championships in Ottensheim, Austria. Also on the timeline: the African Continental Qualification Regatta (October 10-12, 2019), Americas Continental Qualification Regatta (March 4-5, 2021), European Continental Qualification Regatta (April 5-7, 2021), Asian & Oceania Continental Qualification Regatta (May 5-7, 2021) and Final Qualification Regatta (May 16-18, 2021).
Kara Kohler became the first US rower to qualify for the Olympic Games in Tokyo at the end of February at the US Trials in women’s singles.
Less than two months later Gevvie stone and Kristi Wagner secured the Olympic qualification by winning the women’s double scull during the second phase of the US Trial in April.
In May, Molly Reckford and Michelle Sechser qualified by winning the women’s lightweight at the Olympic qualification regatta 2021 World Rowing Final in Switzerland.
US rowing another 30 athletes named Joined the team at the beginning of June.
Here is the full list of 37 people:
Single-seater women (W1x)
Kara Kohler (Clayton, California)
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Double scull women (W2x)
Easy double scull for women (LW2x)
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Double scull women (W4x)
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Women pair (W2-)
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Ladies Four (W4-)
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Men Four (M4-)
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Ladies Eight (W8 +)
Charlotte Buck (Nyack, NY)
Olivia Coffey (Watkins Glen, NY)
Gia Doonan (Rochester, Massachusetts)
Katelin Guregia (Orland, Florida) – Helmsman
Brooke Mooney (Keene Valley, NY)
Meghan Musnicki (Naples, NY)
Kristine O’Brien (Massapequa Park, NY)
Regina salmon (MethÃ¼n, Mass.)
Jessica ThÃ¶nnes (Denver, Colorado.)
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Men’s eight (M8 +)
Justin Best (Kennett Square, Pennsylvania)
Liam Corrigan (Old Lyme, Conn.)
Ben Davison (Inverness, Florida)
Austin hack (Old Lyme, Conn.)
Conor Harrity (Weston, Massachusetts)
Nick Mead (Strattford, Pennsylvania)
Alex Miklasevich (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
Alexander Richards (Wasserstadt, Mass.)
Julian Venonsky (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) – Helmsman
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