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Brigid Places 4th in SilverSkiff Regatta in Turin

November 12/Turin, IT: Brigid Kennedy really enjoys racing in Italy. In March, 2015 she won the Italian Sculling Challenge held on Lake Orta outside Milan. This weekend she placed fourth in another 6000m event, this time at the SilverSkiff Regatta in Turin. Brigid finished with a time of 48:16:21, less than nine seconds away from third, but over 1:54 ahead of fifth. Here are the official top five finishers: 1st Teuta lea Stojakovic (Croatia), 47:29:58; 2nd Giovanna Schettino (Italy), 47:34:93; 3rd Benedetta Faravelli (Italy), 48:07:782; 4th Brigid Kennedy (USA), 48:16:21; 5th Silvia Crosio (Italy), 50:10:69. There were nine other scullers in the event, five from Switzerland and five more from Italy. Congratulations to Brigid and her family! This was no simple regatta trip.