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Leander dash Old Collegians' hopes

4th July 2009

Leander beat the Old Collegians and London composite crew in the semi-final of the Prince of Wales Cup at Henley Royal Regatta today. In an exciting and close race Leander led for much of the contest but could not get clear water. They eventually won by three feet. The composite crew contained Sean Jacob from Old Collegians, the old boys’ club of University College, Dublin. Con Collis had to withdraw from the boat because of injury.

Henley Royal Regatta Prince of Wales (Intermediate Quadruple Scull) - Semi-Final: Leander bt Old Collegians and London Rowing Club 3ft, 7:06
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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