Nottingham and Union crews were performing as part of the East Midlands Regional Team at Holme Pierrepoint this weekend. W 14’s, 15’s and 16 quads were all A finalists with the 14’s missing the bronze medal by 0.2 second in a blanket finish of 2nd, 3rd and 4th crews
The 15 and 16 crews made up the representative Wj16 8+ finished 10th overall in the heats but climbed up to 8th in the finals only missing winning the B final by under 1 second. James Forward had a great race and made the B final with our J14 double joining up with Leicester girls to race in the boys event !
Just to remind you ……..March 4th saw the Inter Regional trials on Holme Pierrepoint.
Despite the strong winds the Union were fastest over the 1500m time trial in J15 singles and the girls 14’s 15’s and 16’s quads.
All were duly selected for the National Regional Finals to be held on April 24th
the 2 closest races were James Forward who won his J15 1x time trial and the WJ15 quad of Ciara Bingham, Lucy Patchett Izzy Nix and Grace Rigby coxed by Rosie Stokes. They both won by 1 second from the Becket RC crews.