Trio keeping fingers crossed for place in Universities’ Boat Race

Published: 28/12/2013

Three Aberdeen students studying at Robert Gordon University are hoping to make the cut and compete in Scotland’s equivalent of the Oxford-Cambridge boat race.

Christie Duff, 19, Iona Riley, 21, and Lewis McCue, 18, are all eager to be part of the 19th Aberdeen Asset Management Universities’ Boat Race, which will see Aberdeen University go head-to-head with Robert Gordon University on Saturday, March 1.

In 2013, the trio attended the world championships and had a trial for the Great British rowing team.

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