Saturday started with heats in the smaller boat events. The majority of our athletes qualified for the finals which took place the following day. The event experienced good weather over the weekend and the rowers enjoyed some tough racing, especially on Sunday.
The finals began with the:
1st Place James Brittain
3rd Place Stuart Chamberlain
3rd Place Devon Miller
1st Place Lee-Ann Persse (new course record)
2nd Place Naydene Smith
6th Place Leigh-Ann Norton
2nd, 3rd and 4th place
1st Place Jake Green and David Hunt
1st place and 5th place
3rd and 4th
1st place Goergi Sabio, Amy Johnson, Ashleigh Nicholas and Holly Freeman
MB8+ Composite with NMMU
1st place Lee-Ann Persse and Naydene Smith
TuksRowing won the most championship events compared to the rest of the field. Tuks also walked away with the Jim Rogers Trophy for the 2nd year running. The women took home the Severin Trophy for the Women’s A single Scull , The Ravens Trophy for the Women’s A Double Scull for the 2nd year running and the Culemburg Trophy for the Women’s A Eight for the 2nd year running. The men took home the Sean Tregoning Memorial trophy for the Men’s A Coxless pairs for the 4th year running.
TuksRowing would like to thank all those who came out to support and cheer over the weekend, your presence at the Regatta and throughout the season is greatly appreciated.