All 4 of UCD's athletes competing at the u23 World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria will be returning home with a Bronze Medal to their name
David O'Malley and Shane Mulvaney in the lightweight pair were first onto the podium, crossing the line just behind the Italian and Turkish crews following an incredibly close race that saw each of them take the lead at different stages down the course.
2 races later Andrew Goff and Shane O'Connell ,making up half of the Irish lightweight Quad collected there own medals finishing strongly behind the Suisse and Austrian crews.
Racing at the 2017 World Rowing U23 Championships Plovdiv gets underway today with four UCD athletes in action at (Irish time): 14:35 LM2- David O'Malley and Shane Mulvaney 14:55 LM4x Shane O'Connell and Andrew Goff
Follow them live at worldrowing.com and best of luck to all the Irish crews! #HonCollege