Richard Chambers retires from rowing

You are viewing content from Q Mid Ulster 106. Would you like to make this your preferred location?

The 31-year-old will take up a coaching role with Cambridge University Boat Club

Richard Chambers has quit rowing to become a coach with Cambridge University Boat Club.

Along with brother Peter, he got silver in the lightweight men's four at the 2012 Olympics in London.

The 31-year-old also won two world titles, in 2007 and 2010, but missed out on a place in the final of the lightweight men's double sculls in Rio.

More from Q Radio Local Sport

Join the Thank Q Club

Sign up for the Thank Q Club and receive exclusive offers, fun competitions and amazing prizes - it's quick and easy to do!

Sign Up Log In

Listen on the go

Download the Q Radio app to keep listening, wherever you are! It's available on Apple and Android devices.

Download from the App Store Download from Google Play