2 August 12:05 (BST)

RO: SCHEENAARD (NED), FLEISSNEROVA (CZE)

GLASGOW - Comments from Lisa SCHEENAARD (NED) and Kristyna FLEISSNEROVA (CZE) after the heats of the women's double sculls at Strathclyde Country Park on Thursday.

Lisa SCHEENAARD (NED) - first in heat 1

On the race:

"I'm really pleased, I wanted to finish first today so that we could have the day off tomorrow, to prepare for the final [on Saturday]. I'm very pleased about that."

Kristyna FLEISSNEROVA (CZE) - third in heat 2

On having to race in Friday's repechage:

"We had a good race today. It wasn't first but we came third, so tomorrow I'm confident we will be progressing to the final."

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