Kerry Rower In Winning Form At World Championships

The Irish Olympic class crews in action today at the Rowing World Championships advanced straight to the semi-finals in fine style. The men`s lightweight four of Paul Griffin from Kerry, Richard Archibald, Eugene Coakley and Timmy Harnedy won their heat, ahead of Spain in second, and Russia, third.Ireland`s men`s heavyweight four of Cormac Folan, Sean Jacob, Sean Casey from Kerry and Alan Martin need to finish in the top two in tomorrow`s repechage to advance to the semi-finals.