Courty selected for World Under-23s

14th July 14

University of Bath student Sam Courty has been named in the Great Britain team to compete at the World Under-23 Rowing Championships later this month.
 
The 21-year-old Sport and Exercise Science student will row in the British women’s eight at the championships, which take place in Varese, Italy from 23 to 27 July.
 
Courty is a member of the 50-strong British squad for the championships.  
 
She trains on the GB Rowing Team’s Start programme at the University of Bath and impressed at this year’s GB Rowing Team Senior Team and Under-23 Trials at Caversham.
 
She reached the A final, where she rowed against Heather Stanning and Helen Glover, who both learned to row at the University of Bath Start centre and won Olympic gold at London 2012.