Following national team announcements, we are delighted to announce that four athletes and one coach will represent NUBC at the upcoming World Rowing U23 Championships in Poznan, Poland.
Dom Jackson and James Stevenson have both been selected in the Lightweight Quad and will be coached by Ciro Prisco. Dom returns for his second U23 Championships having raced in the Lightweight pair last year. Also returning for other Championships is William Stewart, who has been selected in the Men’s 8+ having raced in the Pair last year.
Second year, Ryan Ballantine has been involved with selection for the Irish U23 team. He will race in the Lightweight Quad against his squad mates.
Elsewhere, three of our Lightweights have been called up to race for England at the Home International Regatta this weekend in Cork, Ireland. Sam Baker and Hugo Storey will race in the Men’s Coxless Four as well as the Eight. Matt Day, who is participating the match for his second year, will be in the Lightweight Double and Heavyweight Quad.