#Rowing: Ireland’s Monika Dukarska and Aileen Crowley took gold at the Memorial Paolo d’Aloja regatta in Piediluco in Italy this morning. The new double proved better than two Italian crews in a three-boat final. Sanita Puspure had to settle for silver in the women’s single, losing out to Diana Dymchenko of the Ukraine, while the women’s pair of Aifric Keogh and Emily Hegarty finished fifth in their six-boat final.
Memorial Paolo d’Aloja International Regatta, Piediluco, Italy (Irish interest)
Pair – A Final: 5 Ireland (A Keogh, E Hegarty) 7:45.96.
Double Sculls – Final: 1 Ireland (M Dukarska, A Crowley) 7:13.93.
Single Sculls – A Final: 1 Ukraine (D Dymchenko) 7:38.04, 2 Ireland (S Puspure) 7:38.55, 3 Lithuania (M Valciukaite) 7:41.88.