High Performance Director, Chris O’Brien said: “While it is disappointing that Alice and Ella will not compete this weekend, their health is of the utmost priority. The crew will sit this weekend out and begin their international season in Lucerne and then turn their attention to the World Rowing Championships.”
Lightweight Women’s Double out of World Rowing Cup II
Rowing Australia today announced that the Lightweight Women’s Double of Alice McNamara and Ella Flecker will not compete at this weekend’s World Rowing Cup II in Varese, Italy. Due to medical reasons the duo were ruled out of competing this weekend and will instead look to race in Lucerne, Switzerland at World Rowing Cup III next month.