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Abbreviations Used in this History

Country Codes
ALB Albania KUW Kuwait
ALG Algeria LAT Latvia
ANG Angola LIB Lebanon
ARG Argentina LTU Lithuania
ARM Armenia MAR Morocco
AUS Australia MAS Malysia
AUT Austria MEX Mexico
AZE Azerbaijan MDA Moldovia
BAN Bangladesh MKD Macedonia
BAR Barbados MON Monaco
BEL Belgium MOZ Mozambique
BLR Belarus MYA Myanmar
BRA Brazil NCA Nicaragua
BRN Bahrain NED The Netherlands
BUL Bulgaria NGR Nigeria
BUR Burkina NIG Niger
CAN Canada NOR Norway
CAY Cayman Islands NZL New Zealand
CHI Chile PAK Pakistan
CHN China PAN Panama
CIV Ivory Coast PAR Paraguay
CMR Cameroon PER Peru
COL Colombia PHI Phillippines
CRC Costa Rica PLE Palestine
CRO Croatia POL Poland
CUB Cuba POR Portugal
CYP Cyprus PRK DRP of Korea
CZE Czech Republic PUR Puerto Rico
DDR East Germany (to 1990) QAT Qatar
DEN Denmark ROM Romania
DOM Dominican Republic RSA Republic of South Africa
ECU Ecuador RUS Russia
EUN Unified Team 1992 SAF South Africa
EGY Egypt SAM Samoa
ESA El Salvador SCG Serbia and Montengro
ESP Spain SEN Senegal
EST Estonia SIN Singapore
FIN Finland SLO Slovenia
FRA France SRI Sri Lanka
FRG West Germany SUD Sudan
GBR Great Britain SUI Switzerland
GDR East Germany (to 1990) SVK Slovakia
GEO Georgia SWE Sweden
GER Germany SWZ Swaziland
GIB Gibralter SYR Syria
GRE Greece TCH Czechoslovakia
GUA Guatemala TGA Tonga
HKG Hong Kong China THA Thailand
HOL Holland TKM Turkmenistan
HON Honduras TOG Togo
HUN Hungary TPE Chinese Taipei
INA Indonesia TUN Tunisia
IND India TUR Turkey
IRI Iran UGA Uganda
IRL Ireland UKR Ukraine
IRQ Iraq URS Soviet Union (to 1991)
ISL Iceland URU Uruguay
ISR Israel USA United States of America
ITA Italy UZB Uzbekistan
JPN Japan VEN Venezuela
KAZ Kazakhstan VIE Vietnam
KEN Kenya YUG Yugoslavia
KOR Korea ZIM Zimbabwe
KGZ Kyrgyzsta    

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Stages of Racing
E Elimination heat
R Repechage
SF Semi-final
Final D Final for placings 18-14
Final C Final for placings 12-18
Final B Final for placings 6-12
Final Final

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Racing Events
M1x Men's Single Scull
M2x Men's Double Scull
M4x Men's Quad Scull
M2- Men's Coxless Pair
M2+ Men's Coxed Pair
M4- Men's Coxless Four
M4+ Men's Coxed Four
M8 Men's Eight
ML1x Men's Lightweight Single Scull
ML2x Men's Lightweight Double Scull
ML4x Men's Lightweight Quad Scull
ML2- Men's Lightweight Coxless Pair
ML4- Men's Lightweight Coxless Four
ML8 Men's Lightweight Eight
W1x Women's Single Scull
W2x Women's Double Scull
W4x Women's Quad Scull
W4x+ Women's Coxed Quad Scull
W2- Women's Coxless Pair
W4- Women's Coxless Four
W8 Women's Eight
WL1x Women's Lightweight Single Scull
WL2x Women's Lightweight Double Scull
WL4x Women's Lightweight Quad Scull
WL2- Women's Lightweight Coxless Pair
WL4- Women's Lightweight Coxless Four

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