Update!: 2.55pm (NZ time) For the Repechage. (UK time) Tuesday 1.55am! Lane 1 Russia, 2- IRELAND, 3- Poland, 4 Italy, 5- usa
Vesta member Helen Arbuthnot is coxing for Ireland in the LTA mixed coxed four event at the World Rowing Championships at Lake Karapiro in New Zealand this week.Update from Helen: Racing was cancelled Sunday 31st after 3 categories of racing were held, due to high winds. Because of this tomorrow’s schedule has had to change the wind is set to calm to 3.5m/s (Basically tideway conditions) at least this works in our favour!
The other change to the timetable is that due to forecast of over 4m/s which is un row-able thursday/friday, the decision is the final may be held on Wednesday not Thursday, I’m still awaiting time of this..Because of this I don’t think the BBC coverage is on on Wednesday, so you will have to watch on the World Rowing Website (click here)…
So be online on rowing website. As you have gone now 13 hours behind, my race is 3.05am Monday morning! A regatta on the tideway. Yay!
Good Luck Helen!