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World Championships is the target for Joel Cassells

Thursday, 22 June 2017

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COLERAINE rower Joel Cassells and partner Sam Scrimgeour have set their sights firmly on World Championship success this year after winning a silver medal at World Rowing Cup II in Posnan at the weekend.
The pair finished half a length behind finished half a length behind European champions Mark O'Donovan and Shane O'Driscoll of Ireland to add to their bronze from Belgrade earlier in the season. "That was a good race for us and a definite step on from Racice," admitted Cassells.
“We know we're now on the trajectory that we want to be on but we're going to go home and step on things again.
“It was quite a strong wind out here but for two guys from Scotland and Northern Ireland this is actually quite a nice day.
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