Canoe slalom athletes Jessica Fox and Rosalyn Lawrence were joined by fellow NSWIS athletes Ian Borrows and Will Forsythe in being selected for the 2011 Australian team following selection trials in Tasmania over the weekend.
Fox won the women’s C1 and K1 with Lawrence finishing third in both races, securing selection on the canoe and kayak teams for the upcoming international season.
Borrows was consistent in his efforts over the weekend, capping his selection in the men’s C2 with a second place finish in the same event, while Forsythe won his third race from four attempts to gain selection in the men’s kayak team.
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