Dara Alizadeh fresh off his 18th place finish in the Tokyo Olympics began competing in the Henley Royal Regatta in the UK.
The weather may have been patchy, but the racing has been anything but, photo finishes, clashing oars, and the start of the Wargrave and Island Challenge Cup.
Competing in The Diamond Challenge Sculls Menís Singles Alizadeh representing Cambridge University defeated M.G. Brigham from Leeds University.
Alizadeh clocked a time of 8:23, he finished 2 boat lengths ahead of Brigham.