#Rowing: Two NUIG crews made it through time trials on the first day of Henley Women’s Regatta and will compete on Saturday. In the Championship Eight, NUIG will take on Yale University (scheduled for 2.40), while the Development Coxed Four have been drawn to take on Aberdeen C at 2.04. Tribesmen were allowed only to compete in the time trial of the Championship Eight.
Three Irish crews made their exits: UCD’s eight, the four from Queen’s University and Cork’s Boat Club’s Championship Double. Commercial’s Championship Lightweight Pair have a bye into the semi-final and go into action first on Sunday (10.20).
Henley Women’s Regatta (Irish interest)
Championship Eight: NUIG made it through Time Trial.
Aspirational Academic Eight: Bath Univ/Bristol Univ bt UCD, 2 ½ l.
Aspirational Academic Four: Exeter Univ bt Queen’s A, nro
Development Coxed Four: NUIG made it through Time Trial.
Championship Doubles: Leander bt Cork A (C Deasy, J Rigothi) 4 ½ l.