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Queens win through in Belfast

14th June 2009

Queen’s won the senior men’s and women’s races at the University Boat Races in Belfast today. The hosts were well in command all they way through the men’s senior race, with Trinity already out of it when they failed to negotiate the final bridge. Trinity’s women were in contention when they had similar problems at the same stage, crashing into their opponents when they could not find their way through their span.

University Boat Races, Belfast, Saturday Men, Senior: Queen’s (D Hannon, P Black, E Rafferty, G Meek, C Coyle, J Backus, M Butler, J Graham; cox: A Tubman) bt Trinity easily. Novice/Freshers: Queen’s bt Trinity easily. Women, Senior: Queen’s (C Chea, L Coll, M Hillyard, F MacLeod, Z Patterson, K Leonard, Larmour, L Mills; cox: N Assarpour) bt Trinity easily. Novice/Freshers: Trinity bt Queen’s 2l. Team

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