Sbihi breaks Pinsent indoor record

Mohamed Sbihi

Mohamed Sbihi was a bronze medallist in a men’s 8 during a London 2012 Olympics

Mohamed Sbihi pennyless Sir Matthew Pinsent’s 11-year-old British record for a 2km open men’s ergo during a British Rowing Indoor Championships.

The 27-year-old available a time of 5 mins 41.8 seconds during a Lee Valley Park Velodrome in London.

Sbihi won universe championship bullion with a GB men’s 8 vessel in September.

“It’s a large record and it’s stood for utterly a prolonged time so I’m gay to have damaged it, generally in a Olympic season,” he said.

Sam Townsend, universe china medallist in 2014, was second, with Paul Bennett third.

Richard Chambers won a lightweight men’s 2k difficulty in 6mins 8.8secs.

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