Rowing Results

July 22, 2015 | Girls’ College | Author: More Highlights

ROWING SEASON HIGHLIGHTS AND SNIPPETS

Our new rowing committee for 2015/2016 season

Ross Smith – Chair
Gary Korevaar – Vice Chair and Operations
Julia/Alan Howie – Treasurer (Daughter Saskia – head of Girls boats)
Belinda Pepermans – Admin and Communications (Son Jordan – head of Boys boats)
Trish Faber – Events and Marketing

The U15 team with their medals at SA Champs

U15 SA Champ medal winners

Kate Pringle and Jennavieve Williams (pictured below) took Silver in the U15 Double event.

Kate Pringle & Jennavieve Williams - U15 SA Championship Doubles Silver Medal Winners

Saints 2nd Quad girls won gold at the Buffalo Regatta in East London in February, and ended the season with a fantastic silver medal at SA Champs at Roodeplaat Dam.

From L-R: Alessandra Gain, Shannen Etter, Megan Barclay, Imogen Mackie (Coach), Megan Attridge, Saskia Howie.

2nd Squad - Gold and silver medallists at the Buffalo Regatta and SA Champs respectively

Our staff have also been shining this season: rowing coach James Buchanan has been appointed as the head coach for the South African boys' sculls.

Tegan Korevaar was one of six U17 girls selected to represent the South African Schools Rowing Union to race in the Wallingford Regatta at Eton College and the Bedford Amateur Regatta in England in May. The Wallingford Regatta at Eton College is on the 2012 Olympic course. Tegan's quad won the bronze medal at the Senior South African Rowing Championships during the holidays. She is pictured below receiving her certificate from two of SA's Olympic gold medalists John Smith and James Thompson.

Tegan Korevaar

Tegan Korevaar was also part of the crew that won the trophy in the Women's Intermediate Eight event at the Bedford Amateur Regatta in England during the April holidays.

Women's Intermediate Eight

Tegan Korevaar was part of the crew that won the trophy in the Women's Intermediate Eight event 

Rowers in the Bedford Amateur Regatta, England