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ROSS JUNIOR ACADEMY BOYS STRIKE GOLD IN BIRMINGHAM

After many years of domination of success, all the 5 gold medals won by the Junior Academy at Birmingham regatta on Saturday were won by boys crews. This was the Junior Academy development squads' first regional regatta of the season and it has got off to a strong start.

The winning crews were, Nick Burden J11 single sculls, Johan Lai , Gregory Fitz - Horswell J12 double sculls (div 1), Dale Kernot , George Probert J12 Double sculls, Johan Lai, Gregory Fitz - Horswell, George Probert, Nick Burden Rhodri Morris (Cox) J12 quads and Jack Jones and Charley Green J14 double sculls.

The girls were not out of the medals completely as Megan Jephcote, Catrin Morris, Jess Crossman Rosie Ingam - Zoe Smith (cox) picked up a silver in the j12 quads.

Ross had 15 different crews over the event and for most it was their first time at a competitive event and all distinguished themselves very well in the challenging conditions provided by the Edgbaston reservoir. One senior crew attended . The men's Novice IV, of Tim Crossman, Dave Morris, Lenny Colling Andrew Leeman with Jess Crossman Coxing acquitted themselves very well in their first events gaining valuable race experience.

Junior Captain John Lewis said, 'For our first squad regatta I am delighted with the approach and application of the development squad. The quality of oarsmanship and support for each other throughout the day was a credit the Club, we are looking forward to next week where squad is looking to build on its success at Evesham and Wallingford regattas'.

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The Ross team in Birmingham.

Ross Boys strike gold.
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