Men’s four and quad win their Worlds semis

Alex Gregory, Mohamed Sbihi, George Nash and Andrew Triggs Hodge were consummate winners of their World Championships semi-final on the Bosbaan today.

The GB Rowing Team men’s four held off a challenge from the Americans to win in 5:52.62. Australia won the opposing semi.

Graeme Thomas, Sam Townsend, Charles Cousins and Peter Lambert followed up with a win in the men’s quadruple scull in an exciting finish which saw them pull ahead of Germany and Estonia.

Their win underlined a growing consistency this season for the GB Rowing Team crew that took GB’s first World Championships medal in this boat category of all-time only a year ago in Korea. Ukraine, the European Champions. were winners of the other semi-final.

After the four’s win Sbihi said: “We expected some quality crews at this level of racing. It’s good to get a race like that in the semi-final”.

Triggs Hodge added: “It was a good race out there and to have a bit of ‘to and fro’ with the Americans. We committed to our plan and saw it through. Now we’re all set for the final”.

Charles Cousins was pleased with the quad’s staying power: “We are very happy with that race. It went well. Other crews went off a lot harder and could not sustain it”.

HIs crew-mate Graeme Thomas said: “We just seemed to have the dominant physiology in that second half. We put in a push that put us a half length up and we had the race from there”.

Sam Scrimgeour and Jono Clegg were the GB Rowing Team’s third semi-final winners in the International Class lightweight men’s pair who will race their final tomorrow.

The open weight men’s pair of James Foad and Matt Langridge also impressed, coming home second to the perennial New Zealand World Champions in their semi-final to set themselves up nicely for Saturday’s final.

Caragh McMurtry stroked the GB women’s eight into the final in second place behind Romania in today’s repechage. Their final is on Sunday.

Neither of the GB lightweight double scull crews will contest a final here. Imogen Walsh and Kat Copeland were involved in the shock of the day when they finished an agonising fourth. Having won the last two world cups, the British combination were seen as potential medallists here.

“We didn’t seem able to bring out our usual strength in the middle part of the race which left us in a difficult position in the final 500m”, said their coach Paul Reedy afterwards.

The lightweight men’s double scull of Jamie Kirkwood and Will Fletcher were fifth in their debut senior season and will contest a B final as will the women’s quadruple scull and Zak Lee Green in the lightweight men’s single who were also fifth.

“All of our boats that qualified for finals have done so well. We are obviously disappointed for the lightweight women’s double scull. Now they really need to fight to win the B final”, said Sir David Tanner, GB Rowing Team Performance Director.

In the morning’s session the GB women’s pair of Helen Glover and Heather Stanning, already Olympic Champions moved a step closer to their aim of adding a World title here by winning their semi-final in dominant style.

This evening’s session will see para-rowers in action in the Championships first finals. GB has finalists in the men’s and women’s single sculls and the mixed coxed four.

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For British viewers, the event will be televised by the BBC with two hours of programming on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 August on BBC 2. Transmission times are currently:

Saturday 30 August: BBC2 12.15 – 14.15 (UK time)
Sunday 31 August: BBC 2 11.50 – 13.45 (UK time)

There is a live race-tracker on www.worldrowing.com including video coverage in the latter stages of the event.

GB results and information will be tweeted via @gbrowingteam with the day’s round-ups at www.gbrowingteam.org.uk

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RACE REPORTS

The GB Rowing Team’s open men’s crews in action today were led off by James Foad and Matt Langridge in the men’s pair. They won silver behind the New Zealand World Champions in Lucerne at the world cup there in July and were drawn in an adjacent lane today.

This semi also featured the Italians, who were fourth in the Lucerne final, and local heroes Rogier Blink and Michel Steenman.

Foad and Langridge got a good start. They reached the 500m timing point first with the Americans second before New Zealand surged through to take the lead in the second 500m. GB led the following chevron through the halfway point with the Americans in third and the Dutch in fourth.

The positions remained unchanged as the crews reached the grandstands. Foad and Langridge looked smooth and strong as they came through. Foad took a little glance round to gauge where the Kiwi winners were before the GB duo crossed the line in second in 6:28.33. Germany won the other semi-final with Spain in second and South Africa third.

Next up for the GB open weight men’s squad were the four of Alex Gregory and Andrew Triggs Hodge – Olympic Champions in this event – and Mohamed Sbihi and George Nash, World Champions with the GB men’s eight last year.

This crew went to today’s start line unbeaten so far this season. At the finish line they had maintained that record. In between they led the race but were tangled in a battle with the USA for much of the first half before they moved out into a half-length and then three-quarter length lead just after halfway. Canada who were bronze medallists at the last world cup were third.

The positions remained unchanged with GB going over the line in 5:52.62, USA second in 5:55.53 and Canada third. Australia won the other semi-final in 5:54.39.

“I’m feeling really good. That was a great race to have”, said Nash. “It felt like a very good semi to set us up well for the final”.

Gregory added: “It was a good semi-final. We did the job. I felt like we could control what the Americans were doing”.

The GB men’s quadruple scull of Graeme Thomas, Sam Townsend, Charles Cousins and Peter Lambert, winners of the last two world cup golds, were drawn today in an adjacent lane to the Estonian crew who were silver medallists behind them in Lucerne as well as the Germans who were Lucerne finalists.

In the opening phases of the race they were fourth and then third. Russia led to halfway but then fell back with Germany coming through strongly. They were the main challengers to the British quartet whose push at 750m to go brought them smoothly into the lead from where they went on to win in 5:46.04. As anticipated Ukraine won the other semi, setting up a mouth-watering final.

Olympic champion Kat Copeland has been back in international action this season for the first time since winning gold with Sophie Hosking at London 2012. Part of a very competitive lightweight women’s training group Copeland has been competing with World 2013 finalist Imogen Walsh. The duo won European bronze and then two world cup golds earlier this season.

In today’s semi-final they were drawn alongside the defending World Champions Laura Milani and Elisabetta Sancassani of Italy who were fourth in the last world cup final. Australians Alice McNamara and Ella Flecker, silver medallists behind GB in Lucerne, were on the other side.

Walsh and Copeland were tucked behind the leading Australians in the early part of the race. Italy were well placed, with the Americans, to track the leading crews. Australia opened up a strong lead by halfway – a length up on the GB duo with Italy in third – before Copleand and Walsh put in a push to get the overlap and then cut the lead to half a length.

In the final 500m the Italians came up strongly on the British who in turn attacked the Australian lead but could not find enough to get through. Canada came flying up the grandstand side to take everyone by surprise to win in 7:04.26. Copeland and Walsh were left in an agonising fourth place and out of the final.

In the previous race the GB lightweight men’s double scull of James Kirkwood and Will Fletcher, newcomers to the squad this season, were drawn in lane five. The Italians, Micheletti and Ruta, silver medallists in Lucerne last month were drawn next to them with the Dutch Muda twins on their other side.

The early part of the race saw Italy and Germany start strongly to lead through 500. Kirkwood and Fletcher looked comfortable in the chasine pack until the race moved through 750m when the top trio of Germany, Denmark and Italy moved created a gap over the chasers. GB were lying fifth.

At the head of the field Italy and Denmark moved further out with Germany struggling to keep pace but in the sprint to the line Italy, Germany and the home nation took the honours. Kirkwood and Fletcher could not impact and were fifth.

The lightweight men’s pair of Sam Scrimgeour and Jono Clegg had earlier opened the afternoon’s programme of racing in Amsterdam. They were drawn alongside Jiri Kopac and Miroslav Vrastil of the Czech Republic who just pipped them to silver behind the defending World Champions Simon Niepmann and Lucas Tramer of Switzerland at the season’s final world cup in Lucerne last month.

Scrimgeour and Clegg took an early lead. At the first timing point they were first in 1:37.27 but were battling cheek by jowl with the Czechs with Italy in third and closing. At halfway only a few inches separated the boats with the Czech Republic leading.

The British pair were not going to give quarter. They regained the lead with the Czechs a canvas behind and then a half length as Italy moved up into second. With 1500m gone the British boat laid down a challenge to take a length out of the field before going on to win ni 6:41.26 by two lengths. Switzerland won the other semi.

Zak Lee-Green has already made an impact at these Championships. As the GB Rowing Team’s lightweight reserve he has raced in the single here and reached today’s semi-final with a strong quarter-final performance.

Drawn in lane two he had Switzerland’s Michael Schmid, the gold medal favourite, next door and his semi-final also included European Champion Pedro Fraga of Portugal

Lee-Green was lying back in a pack led by Lars Hartig of Germany for the first 500m. The newly-qualified dentist was fourth behind Slovakia but still in contention.

As the race moved past its halfway point Schmid moved into the lead whilst Lee-Green dropped back marginally but was still challenging Pedro Fraga of Portugal for fourth and fifth place. As Hartig clearly tired, Fraga came up to challenge as did Lee Green for one of the three qualifying slots with Fraga showing more strongly. Ultimately the German had enough to hold on in second bending Schmid with Fraga taking third from the fast-finishing Slovakian, leaving Lee Green in fifth and a B final at the weekend.

Only two GB Rowing Team open weight women’s crew were in action today. They were the women’s eight, racing a repechage, and the women’s quadruple scull, contesting a semi-final.

The quad of Tina Stiller, Beth Rodford, Vicky Meyer-Laker and Lucinda Gooderham. China and the USA were sitting in the favoured lanes in this semi-final as fastest qualifiers with the New Zealand crew also having shown well in the earlier rounds.

At the head of the field the Chinese and Americans set the pace with the GB boat in fifth. China stretched out their lead over the USA with New Zealand challenging them and Belarus just behind. In the second half the GB boat were unable to match the pace. They were back in sixth but moved themselves up to fifth ahead of Italy in a race won by China with the USA second and New Zealand third.

The women’s eight raced today’s repechage fresh from a confidence-boosting performance in their delayed heat in which they finished second only to the USA who have been unbeaten at World and Olympic level every year since 2006.

Coxed by Zoe de Toledo and stroked by Caragh McMurtry the eight faced Germany and Belarus who they beat in yesterday’s heat but also Romania, who beat them by a whisker in Lucerne at the final 2014 world cup last month. As well as securing a top-two finish and qualify for Sunday’s final the GB crew would want to lay down a marker for the weekend in this repechage.

The British boat started strongly and were out front quickly and were still leading by a narrow margin from Romania at the 500m mark. Germany were in third.

As the race moved through halfway and beyond GB and Romania went bowball to bowball. Nothing separated the two until Romania got its nose in front just before the 1500m point. Pride was at stake here in advance of Sunday’s final as Canada and the USA are strong in this event.

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RESULTS
(Events with GB Crews only. Full results: www.worldrowing.com)

OPEN

WOMEN

Eight – Repechage 1

1. Romania 6:10.36
2. Rosamund Bradbury/Louisa Reeve/Katie Greves/Donna Etiebet/Jessica Eddie/Zoe Lee/
Polly Swann/Caragh McMurtry/Zoe De Toledo (cox) (GREAT BRITAIN) 6:12.43
3. Germany 6:16.34
4. Belarus 6:29.02
5. France 6:32.57

Quadruple scull – Semifinal A/B 1

1. Yan Jiang/Xiaoxing Shen/Yang Lyu/Xinyue Zhang (China) 6:22.34
2. Grace Latz/Tracy Eisser/Olivia Coffey/Felice Mueller (USA) 6:24.50
3. Sarah Gray/Georgia Perry/Lucy Spoors/Erin-Monique Shelton (New Zealand) 6:25.09
4. Ekaterina Karsten/Tatsiana Kukhta/Yuliya Bichyk/Katsiaryna Shliupskaya (Belarus) 6:25.81
5. Kristina Stiller/Beth Rodford/Victoria Meyer-Laker/Lucinda Gooderham (GREAT BRITAIN) 6:32.59
6. Sara Magnaghi/Alessandra Patelli/Laura Schiavone/Sara Bertolasi (Italy) 6:37.54

OPEN

MEN

Pair – Semifinal A/B 2

1. Eric Murray/Hamish Bond (New Zealand) 6:24.98
2. James Foad/Matt Langridge (GREAT BRITAIN) 6:28.33
3. Glenn Ochal/Charles Cole (USA) 6:33.92
4. Rogier Blink/Mitchel Steenman (Netherlands) 6:37.08
5. Marco Di Constanzo/Matteo Castaldo (Italy) 6:38.12
6. Oscar Vasquez Ochoa/Felipe Leal Atero (Chile) 6:41.76

Four – Semifinal A/B 2

1. Alex Gregory/Moe Sbihi/George Nash/Andrew Triggs Hodge (GREAT BRITAIN) 5:52.62
2. James Grant/Michael Gennaro/Henrik Rummel/Seth Weil (USA) 5:55.53
3. Will Crothers/Rob Gibson/Conlin McCabe/Kai Langerfeld (Canada) 5:59.34
4. Vincenzo Abbagnale/Mario Paonessa/Matteo Lodo/Giuseppe Vicino (Italy) 6:06.22
5. Yuriy Pshenichnikov/Alexander Lebedev/Roman Lomachev/Daniil Andrienko (Russia) 6:07.91
6. Vlad-Dragos Aicoboae/George Palamariu/Cristi-Ilie Pirghie/Adrian Damii (Romania) 6:09.61

Quadruple scull – Semifinal A/B 1

1. Graeme Thomas/Sam Townsend/Charles Cousins/Peter Lambert (GREAT BRITAIN) 5:46.04
2. Karl Schulze/Tim Grohmann/Kai Fuhrmann/Philipp Wende (Germany) 5:46.94
3. Kaur Kuslap/Allar Raja/Sten-Erik Anderson/Kaspar Taimsoo (Estonia) 5:48.59
4. Jean-Baptiste/Hugo Boucheron/Mickael Marteau/Alberic Cormerais (France) 5:49.43
5. Vladislav Ryabcev/Denis Kleshnev/Viacheslav Mikhaylevskiy/Sergey Fedorovtsev (Russia) 5:50.84
6. Pascal Lussier/Michael Braithwaite/Will Dean/Matthew Buie (Canada) 5:53.89

LIGHTWEIGHT

WOMEN

Double scull – Semifinal A/B 1

1. Lindsay Jennerich/Patricia Obee (Canada) 7:04.36
2. Alica McNamara/Ella Flecker (Australia) 7:05.48
3. Laura Milani/Elisabeth Sancassani (Italy) 7:06.27
4. Imogen Walsh/Katherine Copeland (GREAT BRITAIN) 7:09.36
5. Devery Karz/Michelle Sechser (USA) 7:10.39
6. Stefanie Borzacchini/Sara Lambing (Austria) 7:25.08

LIGHTWEIGHT

MEN

Pair – Semifinal A/B 2

1. Jono Clegg/Sam Scrimgeour (GREAT BRITAIN) 6:41.26
2. Lorenzo Tedesco/Alberto Di Seyssel (Italy) 6:43.95
3. Jiri Kopac/Miroslav Vrastil Jr (Czech Republic) 6:44.26
4. Zhenwei Hou/Fangbing Zhang (China) 6:44.36
5. Dominik Sigl/Markus Lemp (Austria) 6:55.49
6. Felipe Oyarzun Zbinden/Barnardo Guerrero Diaz (Chile) 6:55.96

Single scull – Semifinal A/B 2

1. Michael Schmid (Switzerland) 7:03.05
2. Lars Hartig (Germany) 7:03.18
3. Pedro Fraga (Portugal) 7:03.81
4. Lukas Babac (Slovakia) 7:04.13
5. Zak Lee-Green (GREAT BRITAIN)
6. Hiroshi Nakano (Japan) 7:28.02

Double scull – Semifinal A/B 2

1. Andrea Micheletti/Pietro Ruta (Italy) 6:21.95
2. Moritz Moos/Jason Osborne (Germany) 6:22.07
3. Tycho Muda/Vincent Muda (Netherlands) 6:23.30
4. Henrik Stephansen/Jens Nielsen (Denmark) 6:23.67
5. Will Fletcher/Jamie Kirkwood (GREAT BRITAIN) 6:30.48
6. Paul Sieber/Bernhard Sieber (Austria) 6:47.02

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CREW LISTS
World Rowing Championships 2014
(listed bow to stroke with cox)
Amsterdam, 24-31 August

OPEN

WOMEN

Pair

Helen Glover (Minerva Bath RC/Penzance/17.06.86)/
Heather Stanning (Army RC/Lossiemouth/26.01.85)
Coaches: Robin Williams & Paul Thompson

Eight

Rosamund Bradbury (Leander Club/Banstead/17.12.88)/
Louisa Reeve (Leander Club/London/16.05.84)/
Katie Greves (Leander Club/Oxford/02.09.82)/
Donna Etiebet (Sport Imperial BC/London/29.04.86)/
Jessica Eddie (London RC/Durham/07.10.84)/
Zoe Lee (Imperial College BC/Richmond, N. Yorks/15.12.85)/
Polly Swann (Leander Club/Edinburgh/15.06.88)/
Caragh McMurtry (Reading Univ BC/Southampton/22.08.91)/
Zoe de Toledo (cox) (Leander Club/London/17.07.87)
Coach: James Harris

Single scull

Victoria Thornley (Leander Club/Wrexham/30.11.87)
Coaches: Paul Thompson/Robin Williams

Quadruple scull

Beth Rodford (Gloucester RC/Gloucester/28.12.82)
Kristina Stiller (Tees RC/Yarm/23.06.87)/
Victoria Meyer-Laker (Leander Club/Premnay/18.03.88)/
Lucinda Gooderham (Leander Club/Norfolk/09.06.84)/

Coach: Nick Strange

Open women spares:

Monica Relph (Leander Club/Cambridge/15.01.88)/
Olivia Carnegie-Brown (Oxford Brookes Univ BC/Oxford/28.03.91)/
Jessica Leyden (Hollingworth Lake RC/Burnley/22.02.95)

OPEN

MEN

Pair

James Foad (Molesey BC/Southampton/20.03.87)/
Matt Langridge (Leander Club/Northwich/20.05.83)
Coach: Rob Dauncey

Coxed Pair

Alan Sinclair (Leander Club/Inverness/16.10.85)/
Scott Durant (Oxford Brookes Univ BC/Lancaster/12.02.88/
Henry Fieldman (cox) (Molesey BC/London/25.11.88
Coach: John West

Four

Alex Gregory (Leander Club/Wormington/11.03.84)/
Mohamed Sbihi (Molesey BC/Surbiton/27.03.88)/
George Nash (Molesey BC/Guildford/10.02.89)/
Andrew Triggs Hodge (Molesey BC/Hebden, N. Yorks/03.03.79)
Coach: Jurgen Grobler

Eight

Nathaniel Reilly-O’Donnell (Univ of London BC/Durham/13.04.88)/
Matthew Tarrant (Oxford Brookes Univ BC/Shepperton/11.07.90)/
Will Satch (Leander Club/Henley-on-Thames/09.06.89)/
Matthew Gotrel (Leander Club/Chipping Campden/01.03.89)/
Pete Reed (Leander Club/Nailsworth, Glos/27.07.81)/
Paul Bennett (Univ of London BC/Leeds/16.12.88)/
Tom Ransley (Leander Club/Cambridge/06.09.85)/
Constantine Louloudis (OUBC, London, 15/09/91)/
Phelan Hill (cox) (Leander Club/Putney & Bedford/21.07.79)
Coaches: Christian Felkel & Jurgen Grobler

Double scull

John Collins (Leander Club/Twickenham/24.01.89)/
Jonathan Walton (Leander Club/Leicester/06.10.90)
Coach: Mark Banks

Quadruple scull

Graeme Thomas (Agecroft RC/Preston/08.11.88)/
Sam Townsend (Reading Univ BC/Reading/26.11.85)/
Charles Cousins (Leander Club/Willingham/13.12.88)/
Peter Lambert (Leander Club/Henley-on-Thames/03.12.86)
Coach: Paul Stannard

Open men’s spares

Oliver Cook (Univ of London BC/Windsor/05.06.90)/
Phil Congdon (Molesey BC/Bury St Edmunds/06.06.89)
Jack Beaumont (Leander Club/Maidenhead/21.11.93)

LIGHTWEIGHT

WOMEN

Double scull

Imogen Walsh (London RC/Inverness/17.01.84)/
Kat Copeland (Tees RC/Ashington/01.12.90)
Coach: Paul Reedy

Quadruple scull

Ruth Walczak ((Molesey BC/Rochdale/15.09.88)/
Eleanor Piggott (Wallingford RC/Olney/16.05.91)/
Brianna Stubbs (Wallingford RC/Headington/13.07.91)/
Charlotte Taylor (Putney Town RC/Bedford/14.08.85)
Coach: Tom Evens

MEN

Pair

Sam Scrimgeour (Imperial College BC/Kirriemuir/28.01.88)/
Jonathan Clegg (Leander Club/Maidenhead/14.07.89)

Coach: Rob Morgan

Four

Mark Aldred (London RC/London/18.04.87)/
Peter Chambers (Oxford Brookes Univ BC/Coleraine/14.03.90)/
Richard Chambers (Leander Club/Coleraine/10.06.85)/
Chris Bartley (Leander Club/Chester/02.02.84)
Coach: Rob Morgan

Lightweight men’s spare:

Zak Lee Green (Agecroft RC/Cardiff/05.02.91)

Double scull

William Fletcher (Leander Club/Chester-le-Street/24.12.89)/
Jamie Kirkwood (Leander Club/Creswell/30.08.89)
Coach: Darren Whiter

PARA SQUAD

Arms & Shoulders Men’s Single Scull
Tom Aggar (Royal Docks RC/Maidenhead/24.05.84)
Coach: Nick Baker

Arms & Shoulders Women’s Single Scull
Rachel Morris (Guildford RC/Farnham/25.04.70)
Coach: Nick Baker

Legs-Trunk -Arms Mixed Coxed Four
Grace Clough (Nottingham RC/Sheffield/ 21.06.91)/
Pamela Relph (Leander Club/Aylesbury/14.11.89)/
Dan Brown (Upper Thames RC/Reading/29.11.82)
James Fox (Univ of London/Peterborough/02.05.92)/
Oliver James (cox) (Leander Club/Henley-on-Thames/05.10.90)
Coach: Tom Dyson

MANAGEMENT AND TEAM SUPPORT
Performance

Sir David Tanner, Performance Director / Team Manager
Jürgen Grobler, Chief Coach Men
Paul Thompson, Chief Coach Women & Lightweights
Louise Kingsley, ATM – Para

Medical & Science

Ann Redgrave, Doctor
Liz Arnold, Physiotherapist
Roz Brawn, Physiotherapist
Sally Brown, Physiotherapist
Pat Dunleavy, Physiotherapist
Mark Homer, Physiologist

Media & Logistics

Maggie Netto, ATM – Admin
Maurice Hayes, ATM – Resources
John Tetley, Boatman
Caroline Searle, Press Officer

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EVENT INFORMATION

The outline racing schedule is as follows. NB – rowing is an outdoor sport and timetables may change at the last minute due to weather conditions. For updated information please visit: www.worldrowing.com or follow us on twitter: @gbrowingteam.

Listed below in potential order of racing each day.

SUNDAY 24 August

13.30 – 18.00: Heats of the:

Lightweight men’s and women’s single scull (LM1x, LW1x)
Men’s and women’s pair, (M2-, W2-)
Lightweight men’s and women’s double scull (LM2x, LW2x)
Men’s four (M4-)
Men’s and women’s quadruple scull (M4x, W4x)
Men’s single scull

MONDAY 25 August

11.14 – 12.40 Heats of the:

Arms-only men’s and women’s single scull (ASM1x, ASW1x)
Trunk and arms double scull (TA2x)
Leg Trunks and Arms double scull (LTA2x)
Leg trunks and arms coxed four (LTA4+)

14.05 – 17.45 Heats or reps of the:

Lightweight men’s pair (LM2-)
Lightweight men’s and women’s single scull (LM1x, LW1x)
Lightweight men’s and women’s quadruple scull (LM4x, LW4x)
Lightweight men’s double scull (LM2x)
Men’s and women’s double scull (M2x, W2x)
Lightweight men’s four (LM4-)
Women’s eight (W8+)
Men’s and women’s single scull (M1x, W1x)
Men’s eight (M8+)

TUESDAY 26 August

13.20 – 14.20 Repechages of the:

Arms-shoulders men’s and women’s single scull (ASM1x, ASW1x)
Trunk and Arms double scull (TA2x)
Legs Trunk and Arms double scull (LTA2x)
Leg trunk and arms coxed four (LTA4+)

15.22 – 15.45

Repechages of the:

Lightweight women’s single scull (Lw1x)
Women’s and men’s pair (W2-, M2-)
Lightweight women’s double scull (LW2x)
Men’s four (M4-)
Women’s and men’s quadruple sculls (M4x, W4x)

WEDNESDAY 27 August

11.44 – 12.10 B finals of:

Arms-shoulders women’s single scull (ASW1x)
Trunk-arms double scull (TA2x)
Leg trunk and arms double scull (LTA2x)
Leg trunk arms coxed four (LTA4+)

and: Semi-finals of:

Arms-shoulders men’s single scull (ASM1x)

14.18 – 17.45 Repechages or quarter-finals of:

Lightweight men’s pair (LM2-)
Lightweight men’s single scull (LM1x)
Lightweight men’s and women’s quadruple scull (LM4x, LW4x)
Lightweight men’s double scull (LM2x)
Men’s and women’s double scull (M2x, W2x)
Lightweight men’s four (LM4-)
Women’s eight (W8+)
Men’s and women’s single scull (M1x, W1x)
Men’s eight (M8+)

THURSDAY 28 August

14.15 – 16.50 Semi-finals of:

Lightweight men’s and women’s single scull (LM1x, LW1x)
Women’s and men’s pair (W2-, M2-)
Lightweight men’s and women’s single scull (LM2x, LW2x)
Men’ four (M4-)
Men’s quadruple scull (M4x)

17.30 – 18.40 Para-rowing FINALS

B final, arms shoulders men’s single scull (ASM1x)

followed by A Finals:

Arms shoulders women’s and men’s single scull (ASW1x, ASM1x)
Trunk Arms double scull (TA2x)
Leg, Trunks Arms double scull (LTA2x)
Leg trunks arms coxed four (LTA4+)

Friday 29 August

13.30 – 14.00 B finals of:

Lightweight men’s pair (LM2-)
Lightweight men’s and women’s single scull (LM1x, LW1x)
Lighwteight men’s and women’s quadruple scull (LM4x, LW4x)

14.15 – 15.45 Semi-finals of:

Men’s and women’s double scull (M2x, W2x)
Lightweight men’s four (LM4-)
Men’s and women’s single scull (M1x, W1x)

16.00 – 17.45 FINALS of:

Women’s four (W4-)
Men’s coxed pair (M2+)
Lightweight men’s pair (LM2-)
Lightweight men’s and women’s single scull (LM1x, LW1x)
Lightweight men’s and women’s quadruple scull (LM4x, LW4x)
Lightweight men’s eight (LM8+)

SATURDAY 30 August

10.33 – 11.33 B Finals of:

Women’s and men’s pair (M2-, W2-)
Lightweight men’s and women’s double scull (LM2x, LW2x)
Men’s four (M4-)
Women’s and men’s quarduple scull (M4x, W4x)

13.33 – 15.03 FINALS of:

Women’s and men’s pair (W2-, M2-)
Lightweight men’s and women’s double scull (LM2x, LW2x)
Men’s four (M4-)
Women’s and men’s quadruple scull (W4x, M4x)

SUNDAY 31 August

10.33 – 11.35 B Finals of:

Men’s and women’s double scull (M2x, W2x)
Lightweight men’s four (LM4-)
Women’s eight (W8+)
Men’s and women’s single scull (M1x, W1x)
Men’s eight (M8+)

13.03 – 14.33 FINALS OF:

Men’s and women’s double scull (M2x, W2x)
Lightweight men’s four (LM4-)
Women’s eight (W8+)
Men’s and women’s single scull (M1x, W1x)
Men’s eight (M8+)

Closing ceremony

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GB ROWING TEAM 2013 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS MEDALS

2013 World Championships Medals, Korea.

Total medals won: 8 (3 golds, 5 bronzes)
Olympic class medals won: 2 golds, 3 bronzes
International class medals won: 2 bronzes
Paralympic class medals won: 1 gold

Women’s Pair – GOLD
Helen Glover, Polly Swann

Men’s Eight – GOLD
Daniel Ritchie, Tom Ransley, Alex Gregory, Pete ReedMohamed Sbihi, Andrew Triggs Hodge, George Nash, Will SatchPhelan Hill (cox)

Men’s Quadruple Scull – BRONZE
Graeme Thomas, Sam Townsend, Charles Cousins, Peter Lambert

Lightweight Men’s Four – BRONZE
Adam Freeman-Pask, Will Fletcher, Jonno Clegg, Chris Bartley

Lightweight Men’s Double Scull – BRONZE
Richard Chambers, Peter Chambers

Legs, Trunk and Arms Mixed Coxed Four – GOLD
Pamela Relph, Naomi Riches, Oliver Hester, James Fox, Oliver James (cox)

Lightweight Women’s Single Scull – BRONZE
Ruth Walczak

Lightweight Men’s Pair – BRONZE 
Sam Scrimgeour, Mark Aldred

For further historical medal data: https://www.britishrowing.org/gb-rowing-team/events/world-championships

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