St. Kitts rower lands Pan Am spot in men’s pair’s event

Chris Jarvis of the St. Catharines Rowing Club and Daniel Casaca of Toronto’s Don RC will paddle for Canada at the Pan American Games Regatta next month.

The duo will row in the men’s pair’s event as part of the Canadian team named Thursday by Rowing Canada. The Games will take place July 14 to 19 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Canadian Olympic Committee will give final approval to the team nominated by Rowing Canada.

Canada will also compete in Lightweight Women’s Doubles, Women’s Pairs, Women’s Doubles, Women’s Quads, Men’s Fours,
Lightweight Men’s Doubles, and Lightweight Men’s Fours.