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FITZSIMMONS PICKED FOR PORTUGAL

After numerous podium finishes at the recent World Cup, Avoca’s Riley Fitzsimmons has now been named on the Australian team for the Sprint Canoe World Championships in Portugal in August.

The Rio Olympian will compete with Jordan Wood in the K2 events – the category where they won two bronze medals in Germany.

The National Men’s team will now return home following a week of training in Munich.

 

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About Steve Allan

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Steve has been a casual sports journalist with NBN Central Coast since 2007. In his role with the National Rugby League; Steve has worked at every Grand Final since 1999, including hosting the post match presentation for channel nine from 2003 to 2010. He is also the host of a radio sports show, and has been named Best Sports Presenter Provincial at the Australian Commercial Radio Awards on six occasions. When he's not reporting on sport, he's an active participant - winning numerous Australian surf lifesaving medals at open and masters level.

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