Constantine Louloudis, 20, was selected as stroke of the eight at the start of the season but was forced to withdraw from the Belgrade and Lucerne World Cups with a back injury. The BOA have named only seven rowers and the cox Phelan Hill, who survived a challenge to his selection.
Injury concerns over Constantine Louloudis have prevented the British Olympic Association from finalising the men's eight crew for 2012. There are also question marks over the final make-up of the women's eight, with 10 athletes named at today's announcement close to Windsor Castle. More later.