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Casey Set For B Final

11th July 2009

Sean Casey finished fifth in the semi-final of the men’s single scull at the World Cup regatta in Lucerne, and will compete in tomorrow’s B Final for places 7 to 12. The two Irish crews in the lightweight women’s double scull C Final finished first and second, placing them 13th and 14th in the overall rankings. 

World Cup, Lucerne (Irish interest) Men, Single Scull – Semi-Finals (First Three to A Final; Rest to B Final) – Semi-Final One: 1 New Zealand (M Drysdale) 6:58.85, 2 Czech Republic (O Synek) 7:00.84, 3 Germany (M Rocher) 7:03.45; 4 Sweden (L Karonen) 7:05.18, 5 Ireland (S Casey) 7:18.97, 6 Norway Two (NJ Hoff) 7:19.47. Women – Lightweight Double Scull – C Final (placings 13-16): 1 Ireland One (H Campbell, O Hayes) 7:23.52, 2 Ireland Two (D Kelly, S Clavin) 7:27.71, 3 Korea 7:33.01, 4 Sweden Two 7:34.33.
Liam Gorman

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Liam Gorman is a writer and reporter. He is the co-author of Little Lady, One Man, Big Ocean, published in the United States and Canada as Crossing the Swell. He is the rowing correspondent of the Irish Times.  

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