PWRC Athletes Queen, Eichfeld, and Parsons Are Going To London!
Carfiff, Wales, June 9: In today’s World Cup Racing, PWRC athletes Caroline Queen, Casey Eichfeld, and Scott Parsons earned their spots on the 2012 Olympic Team!
Men’s kayaker Scott Parsons (also a 2004 and 2008 Olympian) placed 11th, just .06 of a second out of finals. In men’s canoe, Casey Eichfeld (also a 2008 Olympian) placed 6th. In women’s kayak, Caroline Queen finished 35th to secure her first Olympic attendance. PWRC athlete Ashley Nee also performed well at the World Cup, and she will be the first alternate for women’s kayak.
CLICK HERE to read June 10th’s Washington Post article
CLICK HERE for link to the race web site.
For live results and video of all runs, CLICK HERE.