Pittsburgh Crew Coach to Row for the Gold in Olympic Finals
Romanian Florin Curuea competes in the Men's Four.
Popular Pine-Richland crew and Pittsburgh Rowing Club coach Florin Curuea is closing in on an Olympic dream.
The Eton Dorney Rowing Centre at Dorney Lake is located around 25 miles west of London.
The race will be a tough one.
But in the initial heats on Monday, the times were better for the Romanians—the team placed fifth with a 5:52:87 time.
NBC will live stream the event at 4:30 a.m. on Saturday. Click here for details.
Curuea has coached several students from the Plum-Oakmont area.