Rowers dominate World Cup selection

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Sydney University Boat Club has 10 representatives in Australia’s Senior A Team crews competing at the 2010 World Championship regatta at Lake Karapiro, New Zealand this week.
Of the five Sydney University Olympians named, the most notable crew changes involve Beijing silver medallists Matt Ryan and Francis Hegerty.
The pair will shift out of the Men’s Four in which they have had a tremendous last couple of years to add experience and drive to a new look Men’s Eight, also featuring Sydney University’s Nick Purnell, Tobias Lister and Sam Loch.

Sydney University rowers in the Australian team are:

Nick Hudson – M2x

Nick Purnell – M8+

Matt Ryan – M8+

Francis Hegerty – M8+

Sam Loch – M8+

Tobias Lister – M8+

Fergus Pragnell – M4-

Brooke Pratley – W4x

Sally Kehoe – W4x

Sarah Cook – W4-