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Doherty Pulls Out of C Final at Paralympic Qualification Regatta

22nd April 2016
Doherty Pulls Out of C Final at Paralympic Qualification Regatta

#Rowing: Pararower Karol Doherty qualified for the C Final at the Paralympic Qualification Regatta in Gavirate in Italy, put was forced to pull out due to illness. The Derry man finished fifth in his heat and fifth in repechage. Just the top two in the A Final will qualify for the Paralympic Games in September in Rio de Janeiro.  

 Good news for the Ireland paralympic team is that the classification for Catherine McKeon has been completed.

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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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