Royal Canadian Henley Trip
In August, UTS Haberfield Rowing Club recently took away 19 athletes to St Catherine’s Canada to compete in the 135th Royal Canadian Henley. The group competed in a range of events ranging from singles to eights. With over 2000 entries from 150 clubs, UTS Haberfield Rowing Club performed strongly across all events.
Women’s U23 Pair: 2nd
Women’s U23 Four: 4th
Women’s U23 Eight: 4th
Women’s Senior Eight: 4th
Women’s U23 Lightweight Single: 4th
Women’s Senior Quad: 5th
Senior Women’s Lightweight Double: 6th
Championship Men’s Single: 4th
2017 World Rowing Championships
The World Rowing Championships in Sarasota-Bradenton, United States with over 900 athletes from 69 countries attending. The regatta runs from 24 September through to 1 October 2017 with rowers progressing through from heats through to semi-finals and finals. UTS Haberfield Rowing Club’s Hamish Playfair, Ben Coombs, and Tim Masters have been selected in the Australian Men’s Eight who will competes at the World Championships.
The UTS Rowing Club is one of Australia’s leading rowing clubs and is recognised as a centre of rowing excellence in Australia. This is significantly demonstrated through 25 of its members were included in the 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympic rowing teams, and the Club has produced five world champions and several under-23 champions.
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