Thursday, 21 March 2013
2013 National Australian Rowing Championships for clubs and schools held at Penrith, NSW.
schools held at Penrith NSW, 8 St Lukes Rowers attended in both club
and school events.
All St Luke's Rowers acquitted themselves with credible performances
in the various events.
Under 17 girls singles- Jacinta Phillips,
Under 17 boys singles and doubles-Tom and Alex Hellmuth and Rick Bennett,
Under 19 girls double-Mell Schmeider, Jacinta Phillips, Demi and Emma
Under 19 men's single- Jordan Dragonoff,
Under 19 women's Single- Emma and Demi Pressler-McHugh and Mell Schmeider.
Making the B final in the under 17 men's club single event was Rick
Bennett. ( so top 16 in Australia)
Unfortunately the rules did not allow him to compete in the school
boys event along with Jordan Dragonoff.
In the under 19 club pair Demi and Emma Pressler-Mchugh fought out the
A final without medaling to come 7th in Australia.
In the schoolgirls single scull Demi performed very well to progress
to the semi finals with further racing yet to go.
More updates and photos as they come in.
Well Done and Congratulations to all our 8 Rowers.
We are all very proud of you.
Photo- Demi Pressler McHugh at Nationals
Posted by Peter Robinson at 16:58