12:30pm Friday 15th June 2012
Warrington Rowing Club’s Gaël Tavernier was a triple gold medal winner at the British Masters Championships in Nottingham, successfully defending her title in the Women’s Masters B Single Sculls.
She grabbed her second gold medal in the Women’s Masters C Double Scull with partner Val Edwards, from Runcorn RC, an event that Tavernier has dominated over recent years with five consecutive titles.
Her final first-place finish of the day came courtesy of another win in the Women’s Masters C Quad Sculls, with a composite crew comprising of Edwards, Sue Brown, of X-Press RC, and Bex Williams, of St Ives RC.
Not content with her impressive medal tally, Tavernier went on to add a silver medal in a composite Women C Eight.
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