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Friday, 31 January 2020 12:01

News Update: Term 1 Week 1

In this week's edition:
-  Welcome to our Year 9 Students
-  Rowing Results
-  International Students Orientation Day

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Rowing Results

We currently have 12 rowers for the season and entering into the “school” rowing regatta season after a successful club season with the Tauranga Rowing Club.

Great summer of rowing... we had a fantastic rowing camp at Managkino from Jan 2 - 8! Then the last of the “club” regattas at the North Island Club Champs, Jan 24 - 27.

Results from the OC rowing team:

Mitchell McGrath - GOLD Mens Intermediate Octuple Sculls
Mitchell McGrath - 5th in A final Mens Intermediate Coxed Eight
Mitchell McGrath - 4th in B final Mens Intermediate Single Sculls

Rhianna Loughnan & Emma Averill - SILVER Womens Club Coxed Eight
Rhianna Loughnan & Emma Averill - BRONZE Womens Club Coxed Four
Rhianna Loughnan & Emma Averill - 8th in A final Womens Club Pair
Rhianna Loughnan - 3rd in B Final - U17 Single Sculls

Emma Averill - BRONZE Medal U16 Single Sculls

Amelia Wright - 7th in heat Womens Intermediate Double Sculls
Amelia Wright - 6th in heat Womens Intermediate Coxed Quad

Connor Kemp - 5th in B final Mens Novice Coxed Quad
Connor Kemp - 5th in A final Mens Intermediate Coxed Eight
Connor Kemp - B final in Mens Novice Coxed Four

Zak Maritz & Ethan Andrews - 6th in heat Mens Intermediate Coxed Quad
Zak Maritz & Ethan Andrews - 7th in heat U16 Coxed Quad
Zak Maritz & Ethan Andrews - 4th in heat Mens Intermediate Double Sculls

Chloe Wright & Jenna Brangwynne - 4th in A final U15 Double Sculls
Chloe, Jenna, Sarah, Grace & Zara - 4th in A final U15 Coxed Quad
Chloe, Jenna, Sarah, Nina & Zara - BRONZE U15 Coxed Four

Grace Hutchinson & Nina Turner - 4th in C final U15 Double Sculls
Grace Hutchinson - 7th in A final Womens Intermediate Coxed Quad

Sarah Laban-Ten Dam & Zara Brangwynne - 8th in A final Womens Novice Coxed Quad

There are 3 more school regattas for the season:
Junior Regatta, Karapiro Feb 29 & March 1
North Island Secondary School Champs, Mar 13 - 15, Karapiro
Maadi Cup, Mar 30 - April 4, Twizel (we have 9 rowers confirmed to attend)

We have also welcomed a new rower Camille de Ripainsel to the team who is a Belgium exchange student for the term. She is already into her second week of training with the team and fitting in very well.


International Students Orientation Day

On Monday we welcomed all the new International Students with an Orientation Day. 

They spent some time exploring the central city and getting to know what it has to offer. 

It was a hot day but they managed to climb the Mount and were able to have a swim afterwards in the salt water pools in Mount Maunganui.   

Thank you to all the students for being so well behaved. We hope you had a great time!



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