Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates full of praise for Tasmanian sport

Rob Shaw
Updated March 29 2021 - 3:06pm, first published 2:00pm
ROWED AHEAD: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates at the national rowing championships at Lake Barrington. Picture: RA / Linda Higginson
ROWED AHEAD: Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates at the national rowing championships at Lake Barrington. Picture: RA / Linda Higginson

Tasmania's international rowing venue and Olympic team leader have proved equally valuable as Australia fine tunes its approach to this year's Tokyo Games.

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Rob Shaw

Rob Shaw

Sports editor

Heralding the impact of Tasmanian sport without saying "punching above its weight" is not as easy as it sounds.

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