in Puerto Madero, Argentina achieved its first bronze medal thanks to the third place achieved by rowers in the categories dupla men without coxswain. The gold went to Italy, while Romania was left with the silver. Tomás Herrera and Felipe Modarelli stayed with the third in the final, after a time of 1:30.97 and thus opened the count on the medals table of the host country, after two days of activity.
«We want to thank our families and the ENARD and our coach,» explained Modarelli. Herrera, on the other hand, assessed the work of his rivals: «the guys with whom we compete are very strong and knew them from a world». «We trust the coach and always put all the objectives», closed. Minutes later the achievement of boys rowing, in the 800 metres freestyle, Delfina Pignatiello achieved another Medal for Argentina, achieving second place in the final, falling only behind the Hungarian Kesely Ajna.
In addition, in the same competition, Delfina Dini came close to achieving third place, but finished ending their participation in the fourth place, in what was a big test for the Argentine.
Buenos aires 2018 bronze medal argentina