EGGS Rowing Representatives at Queensland Schools Rowing Championships

posted 20 Sep 2012, 21:57 by Allan Moyle   [ updated 21 Sep 2012, 01:16 ]
Lucy Jonas, one of our senior rowers won Auckland representative selection earlier this month into the Auckland Rowing Association (ARA) Light Blue Squad to compete at this weekends Queensland State School Rowing Championships. 

The ARA Light Blue Squads are composite squads made up of  U18 rowers from across the Auckland schools,  and the 2012 Girls squad includes representatives from our ARC shedmates Auckland Diocesan, with Amy Mills and Olivia Underwood in the squad.  

Lucy has been selected to row in the  Championship  Girls 8+ in the bow seat position. 

Sam Henry of the EGGS Rowing Coaching team  has also been part of the Light Blues for this season, as the Coach of the Boys Squad. This selection is further recognition of Sam's dedication, organisation  and development as a coach, especially of young rowers.

The Queensland Schools Championship Regatta is over this weekend,  the 22 -24 September.  
The  Championship ( U18 equivalent)  Girls 8's heats  are due to race from 2.10pm Monday 24 Sept (NZ Time),  with the Final timed to go at 6.35 pm Monday evening NZ time.  Sam has crews racing in the Championship Boys Pair, coxed Four and the 8's

We will update you on the squads progress as soon as we have it to hand.

EGGS Rowing wish Lucy and Sam especially , and all the ARA Light Blue Squad members the best of luck against the Aussie crews.