Eindhoven TU/e-student wins Gold at Belgrade

Lisa Scheenaard, an Eindhoven TU/e student, won a gold medal during the World Cup Rowing in Belgrade this weekend.

She and rowing partner Roos de Jong, who is a member of Theta, completed the 1000 meters Women Double in 6:45.69. Germany’s double needed 2.28 longer and won the silver medal. Lithuania’s women’s team needed 3.26 compared to Lisa Scheenaard and Roos de Jong. The Lithuanian team took bronze.

Six teams competed in this World Cup Women’s Double Final. Another Eindhoven TU/e-student took part in the World Cup. Unfortunately, participant Sander de Graaf did not win any medals.

Source: Studio 040


Translator: Kate

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