HENLEY VETS + World Cup in
Friday, 13th and Saturday, 14th July, 2007.
Although the scheduled event in the Hants & Dorset Regatta program,
Nick Pike sculling in the Veteran C section won through to the second round where he came up against the sculler who beat him at the National Veterans Regatta earlier in the season and unfortunately missed out again.
But Mike Jenner, racing in the Senior B section, fought through to the
quarter-finals on Saturday before being knocked out. Nick
and Mike also raced in a composite coxless four with two members of Poole rowing
Club reaching the quarter final before being knocked out by a strong crew from
Ryde's International Oarsman - Simon Jones was also in action over the weekend.
Following his success at Henley Royal Regatta, the previous week, where he had a
member of the Leander/London Composite Crew that had won the Quadruple Sculls
and having fought his way back into the GB Lightweight squad, following injury
last year, he was selected for the lightweight quad that raced in the final
world cup regatta of the season in
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