Hanson Picks up Silver at World Cup

Rowing in Canada’s Womens 8+, Winnipeg’s Janine Hanson and crew placed second in the final of the Rowing World Cup in Lucerne.  Leading the race most of the way, the women’s eight was beaten by .20 of a second at the finish line by the U.S.  The Americans clocked in at 6:12.19 at the 2000-metre mark; with Canada at 6:12.39 and Great Britain in third at  6:17.35.  Congratulations Janine! 
Race video