Sligo’s Brian Colsh wins bronze at World Rowing Championships

Sligo Rowing Club’s Brian Colsh won a superb bronze medal for Ireland in Saturday’s final of the men’s double sculls at the World Under-23 Rowing Championships in Italy.

Colsh and his team-mate Konan Pazzaia (Queen’s) finished third behind to claim a spectacular podium finish.

Starting from lane 6, the Irish duo produced a top-class performance to finish behind winners Belgium and Moldova.

Brian spoke from Italy to Ocean FM Sport’s Austin O’Callaghan after his medal-winning row: