Angus Groom: GB Olympic silver medallist retires from global rowing


Jack Beaumont, Angus Groom, Tom Barras and Harry Leask (left to right)
Angus Groom (2d from left) received silver at Tokyo 2020 along Jack Beaumont, Tom Barras and Harry Leask

Olympic silver medallist Angus Groom has retired from global rowing.

The Scot has been learning Scientific Science at Oxford College since his go back from the Video games and is pursuing a profession as a analysis scientist.

His retirement follows luck on this month’s Boat Race between the schools of Oxford and Cambridge.

Representing Nice Britain, Groom additionally received bronze on the 2019 Eu Championships in Lucerne.

“The verdict to retire was once now not a very simple one, however I’m taking a look ahead to exploring different alternatives in existence”, he stated.

“Ever since I began rowing again in 2005, it was once my dream to constitute Nice Britain.

“Ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, realistically we concept a bronze medal was once conceivable. To win a silver medal looks like we received the gold, so I think that I’ve accomplished all that I wish to reach inside the recreation.”

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