Elite Athlete Wilson Mure, short-listed for an international award honouring university student rowers.
Announced 15th November, University student and high profile member of the Tas Uni Boat Club Wilson Mure was named a finalist for the Filippi Spirit Award for 2018. This award is the one and only recognition at an international level celebrating university students with applications worldwide being accepted.
Earlier in the year Wilson was nominated by Rowing Tasmania with support from the Tas Uni Boat Club and UTAS Sport in recognition of his commitment to world rowing’s standards based on his social, academic and sporting life.
Up against 3 other finalists including countries such as the United States, Serbia and Sri Lanka, the winner will be announced at the World Rowing Awards ceremony in Berlin on the 23rd of November 2018.
If successful the Tas Uni Boat Club could be the recipient of a custom-built, Filippi eight racing shell… What a great prize to add to add to their collection of boats.