2019 was the year to achieve Olympic qualification marked by all nations fighting for an Olympic pass.
Our target in this pre-Olympic year was to have more crews than those qualified in 2016. But, of equal importance, it was to demonstrate a highly competitive edge against other nations.
Regardless of the restrictions of funding levels we successfully qualified four crews: the W2- (Monika Dukarska and Aileen Crowley) reaching a second place in a B final ranking 8th (there were 11 spots for Tokyo) and the other three crews through to the A finals and winning 2 Gold Medals (W1x of Sanita Puspure …read more
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