School Sports Victoria Rowing Regatta 2018

in Co-Curriculum

On Thursday the 15th of March 12 students competed in the School Sports Victoria Regatta on the Barwon River in Geelong. The first event took place at 8:30 am and the last event Girton competed in was scheduled to take place at 1:36 however ended up being about 20 minutes later. The preliminary races went very well with only one crew being eliminated from finals.

The finals started off with the year 8 single scull, Emily Everist and Harriet Evans competed in this event and came 2nd and 3rd. Wilson Robertson and Bailey Dalton then raced and placed fourth in the year nine double scull. Then it was the year 10 female coxed quad scull with Emily Turnbull, Caitlin Bishop, Amy Morgan, stroked by Pip Robertson and coxed by Aedan Hamilton, they placed 2nd. This was followed by another 2nd in the year 8 male coxed quad scull with William Hamilton, Alex Carr, Wilson Robertson, stroked by Bailey Dalton and coxed by Aedan Hamilton. Harriet Evans and Emily Everist then raced in the year 9 double scull coming in 3rd place. Bailey Dalton and Alex Carr competed in the year 8 single scull and came 2nd and 4th. The final race of the day was Amy Morgan in the year 10 single scull who placed 1st. All students then stayed to watch presentations in which the male year 8 quad, consisting of William Hamilton, Alex Carr, Wilson Robertson, Bailey Dalton and Aedan Hamilton were presented with medals. Everyone then headed home after a long and tiring day. All up the students raced 11.5 kilometers but rowed approximately 23.5 kilometers. All students were happy with their results as it was the first competition for most of them.

 

Student Name Year Level House Number of events
Caitlin Bishop 10 Riley 1
Alex Car 8 Jenkin 2
Bailey Dalton 8 Frew 3
Harriet Evans 8 Frew 2
Emily Everist 8 Aherne 2
Aedan Hamilton 7 Jenkine 2
William Hamilton 8 Jenkin 1
Amy Morgan 10 Jones 3
Mikhayla Oxley 10 Jenkin 2
Pip Robertson 10 Jenkin 2
Wilson Robertson 8 Jenkin 2
Emily Turnbull 10 Aherne 1

 

Code Gender Boat Year Distance Type Placing Competitors Coach
FSCH1XY81 Female Single scull 8 500m Preliminary 3rd/4th Harriet Evans

Emily Everist

Liam Rea
MSCH2XY91 Male Double scull 9 1000m Preliminary 3rd Wilson Robertson & Bailey Dalton P. Damien Hickey
FSCH4X+Y101 Female Coxed quad scull 10 1000m Preliminary 3rd Emily Turnbull, Caitlin Bishop, Amy Morgan & Pip Robertson cox: Aedan Hamilton Meaghan Lowndes
FSCH2XY91 Female Double scull 9 1000m Preliminary 3rd Emily Everist & Harriet Evans Liam Rea
MSCH1XY81 Male Single scull 8 500m Preliminary 2nd/3rd Alex Carr

Bailey Dalton

P. Damien Hickey
FSCH2XY101 Female Double scull 10 1000m Preliminary 3rd Amy Morgan & Pip Robertson Meaghan Lowndes
FSCH1XY101 Female Single scull 10 1000m Preliminary 2nd Amy Morgan Meaghan Lowndes
FSCH1XY81 Female Single scull 8 500m Final 2nd/3rd Harriet Evans

Emily Everist

Liam Rea
MSCH2XY91 Male Double scull 9 1000m Final 4th Wilson Robertson & Bailey Dalton P. Damien Hickey
FSCH4X+Y101 Female Coxed quad scull 10 1000m Final 2nd Emily Turnbull, Caitlin Bishop, Amy Morgan & Pip Robertson cox: Aedan Hamilton Meaghan Lowndes
MSCH4X+Y81 Male Coxed quad 8 500m Final 2nd Wilson Robertson, Bailey Dalton, Alex Carr & Will Hamilton Cox: Aedan Hamilton P. Damien Hickey
FSCH2XY91 Female Double scull 9 1000m Final 3rd Harriet Evans & Emily Everist Liam Rea
MSCH1XY81 Male Single Scull 8 500m Final 2nd/4th

 

Alex Carr

Bailey Dalton

P. Damien Hickey
FSCH1XY101 Female Single Scull 10 1000m Final 1st Amy Morgan Meaghan Lowndes

Amy Morgan (10 Jones)