Southampton duo in GB rowing squad



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JAMES Foad and Caragh McMurtry have both been named in Great Britain’s Rowing squad for next month’s World Championships.

The Southampton duo are in a 66-strong squad that will be competing in Amsterdam from August 24-31.

Foad, 27, has been named in the Men’s Pair with Matt Langridge.

A new combination, they qualified by winning silver at the recent World Cup in Lucerne.

McMurtry, 22, is in the Women’s Eight, which she has helped win medals at World Cup and European level already this season.

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