Four crews from the Sydney Rowing Club will be touring three of the world's biggest international club regattas this winter, Henley Women's, Holland Bekker and the Henley Royal Regatta.
The two men’s crews consist of a coxless four which will compete in the Wyfold Challenge Cup at Henley and coxed four to compete in the Britannia Challenge Cup. The Wyfold crew is, from stroke, Nicholas Clifton, Jack Quinn, Clinton Boltman and Max Brenner. The Britannia crew is Charlie Patterson, Will O’Connell, Mike Bernerius and Alex Nichol, with Charlie Nicholas as cox.
Similarly the club will send two women's crews to compete at Henley Women's. Contesting for the Frank V Harry cup is the senior women's four of Maddy Farrar, Susie Dear, Candice Williams and Emily Partridge. The Junior Women's quad will be made up of Ella Hudson, Laura Chancellor, Hilary Ballinger and India Thompson.
These crews will be accompanied on the tour by Lachlan Carter and James Chapman, with Don Cech assisting as a stay-at-home coach in the preparations lead up.
The club is hosting a fundraising dinner to support those athletes selected for the tour.
Venue: The Smoking Goat, Sydney Rowing Club.
Date: 18th June 2017
Info: There will be a three course sit down dinner and drinks provided, a silent auction, a live auction and a raffle draw.
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