Martin Gough |

Great Coaching: Making a difference at Mossbourne

In our #GreatCoaching series, two rowers from Mossbourne Community Academy pay tribute to their coach, Ollie James

Three individuals will be departing East London at the start of the new season. They’ll go in very different directions after almost four years of working together, but each has been boosted by their experiences of rowing in what, until recently, would have been an unlikely setting.

Athletes Robine Van Doorn and Maddie Coode, who have been friends throughout their time studying and rowing at Mossbourne Community Academy (MCA), are moving on to universities that are 4,000 miles apart.


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