Boston Rowing Club’s Harriet Housam scoops bronze for Great Britain

Harriet Housam.
Harriet Housam.

Harriet Housam marked her international debut with a bronze medal.

The 18-year-old Boston Rowing Club member was competing in the Coupe de la Jeunesse - the European championships for junior rowing - in Lucerne, Switzerland, this weekend.

After finishing third in her single sculls heat on the 2k course, Housam took the same position in the final to book her place on the podium.

For Housam’s reaction to her success, see the Boston Standard, out Wednesday.