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Rowing

Rowing Results

Assumption Convent Regatta (U14 & U15 only)

Saturday 18 February 2017

 

Sculls and Doubles cancelled due to wind.

 

U14 Results

B Octuple – Bronze

A Octuple – Silver

A Quad – Bronze

 

U15 Results

B Quad – Gold

B Octuple – Gold

A Quad – Bronze

A Octuple – Silver

 

Rowing Results

Buffalo and Selborne Sprint Regattas

The u16 and u19 Rowing Squads toured to East London to take part in two regattas – The 130th Buffalo Grand Challenge Regatta, and the Selborne Sprints Regatta. Both of these regattas are highly competitive as all clubs from Gauteng, Natal, Eastern Cape and Western Cape Compete. Heats are raced with only the top 6 crews making finals.

The Selborne Sprints regatta is raced over 500m and comprises heats and finals on the same day. Out of 17 boats entered, Jeppe qualified 7 into A finals. Notable final results are as follows:

u16 Quad 4th
u16 Single 4th
u16 Four 2nd
2nd Eight 4th
1st Four Scratched due to illness
1st Pair 5th
1st Eight 6th

 

The Buffalo Regatta is the priority regatta for the weekend. Raced over 2000m with heats on Thursday and finals on Saturday. Out of 16 boats, Jeppe qualified 10 for A finals. Notably, the First Pair and First Four were the fastest qualifiers in their divisions. Unfortunately some finals were cancelled due to lightning.

Final results as follows:

u16 Single 6th
u16 Four Suffered a breakage during the race
u16 Quad 4th
u16 Eight No Race, Lightning.
2nd Double 5th
2nd Four 4th
2nd Eight 5th
1st Pair 1st
1st Four Final cancelled due to lightning, awarded 1st place as fastest qualifiers
1st Eight No Race, Lightning.