Rowing events will be held at the Sea Forest Waterway in Tokyo Bay. Arjun Lal and Arvind Singh will be representing India in men’s Lightweight Double Sculls category at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The top two crews will move to the semifinals A / B, while the remaining crews will compete in the Repechage.
In Rowing, boats are propelled backwards over a distance of 2000 meters by the rowers with the help of the oars. There are two categories in rowing i.e. Sculls and Sweep. A rower use one oar in each hand in Sculling, unlike in Sweep where a single oar is used with both hands.
In the Lightweight category, the average weight of the crew must be less than or equal to 70 kilograms and no rowers must be more than 72.5 kgs.