Para/US Athlete Classification Event
This event is for athletes who would like to receive their US Para – Rowing
Classification for a Physical Impairment.
Athletes with a Visual Impairment should submit their paperwork directly to Liz Soutter
at USRowing, at firstname.lastname@example.org and are not required to attend this Classification
Date: Saturday October 21, 2017 (Same weekend as Boston’s HOCR)
Time: By Appointment email Deb@usrowing.org for a time slot.
Register: Athlete/Guardian needs to register CLICK HERE.
The classification process takes approximately 45-60 minutes and pre-registration is
required to participate.
Location: Community Rowing, 20 Nonantum Rd, Brighton, MA 02135.
FISA Medical Diagnostics Forms
You will also be required to have medical documentation completed by your doctor.
For athletes with for athletes with Physical Impairments please use Form PD
Impairment and Form VI Impairment for athletes with a Visual Impairment.
To learn more about US Para Classification eligibility please go to http://
For additional information on eligible impairments and minimum impairment criteria for
para rowing, please click below to view the FISA Para-Rowing Information Sheet.
Click here to download the classification paperwrk that is required to undergo
classification. Athlete/Guardian- please download this packet, review, sign and bring to
the classification session with you.
Question? Contact Deb Arenberg at Deb@USRowing.org