After winning six medals in a day at the European Rowing Championships in Munich, Romania got two more awards on Sunday, August 14th. Rowing Team Romania comes home from the European Championships in Munich with five gold and three bronze medals, showing that Romanian rowing still has great potential.
As reported by Agerpres, Ionela Cozmiuc won the gold medal in the women’s lightweight single sculls on Sunday at the European Rowing Championships in Munich, clocking 08 minutes 04.41 seconds. Zoi Fitsiou of Greece came in second with 08 min 09.21 seconds, and Martine Veldhuis of the Netherlands finished third with 08 min 10.20 seconds.
Also, Romania’s women’s 8+ crew of Magdalena Rusu, Iuliana Buhus, Ancuta Bodnar, Denisa Tilvescu, Madalina Beres, Amalia Beres, Ioana Vrinceanu, Simona Radis, Adrian Munteanu, clinched the European gold on Sunday, with a time of 06 min 26.38, ahead of Great Britain (06 min 28.02 seconds) and the Netherlands (06 min 35.68 seconds).