Olympic games: Oxfordshire’s rowers enjoy double Rio success in men’s … – Oxford Mail

OXFORDSHIRE#8217;S rowers loved a booming Saturday in the Olympics in Rio, with Great Britain#8217;s women#8217;s and men#8217;s eight winning medals.

But Shaw concedes she has only an outdoors chance of a medal.

Great Britain#8217;s men#8217;s eight using their gold medals in Rio Picture: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Earlier within the day, the women#8217;s eight, with seven boasting Oxon links #8211; Katie Greves, Frances Houghton, Polly Swann, Olivia Carnegie-Brown, Karen Bennett, Zoe Lee and cox, Zoe de Toledo #8211; required silver in the Lagoa Stadium.

She selected up 4th places in every of her three races on Friday to maneuver for an event a lot of eighth overall.

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