St Catharines rower in Olympic action tonight


Published July 29, 2021 at 12:44 pm


Two St Catharines athletes are about to get their moment in the Olympic spotlight.

Tonight (July 29) at 9:05 pm, rower Kristen Kit will cox the Canadian Women’s Eight as the A finals get underway in Tokyo.

And tomorrow at 7:30 am, runner Mohammed Ahmed will run the 10000M at 7:30 a.m. Ahmed is also a Canadian entrant in the 5000M with the heats set for August 3 at 8 pm. He is expected to make the finals, set for August 6 at 9 pm.

(Photo of Kristen Kit courtesy of the St Catharines Rowing Club)

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