Karapiro Christmas Rowing Regatta

Posted on January 24, 2023

The week before Christmas the Macleans College Rowing Squad travelled to Lake Karapiro for the Christmas Regatta.

This was the biggest regatta of the season so far with 2,100 competitors taking part. The squad made 16 finals races and also had a lot of fun getting into the Christmas spirit.


Boys A Finals

  • U18 double sculls 2nd - Logan Turrall, James Dimock (both Te Kanawa House)
  • U18 double sculls 4th - Daniel Taylor, Jeandre Van Greuning (both Mansfield)
  • U18 coxed quad sculls 5th - James Dimock, Daniel Taylor, Jeandre Van Greuning, Logan Turrall, Isabella Chen (Hillary)
  • U17 single sculls - 2nd Logan Turrall
  • U15 double sculls 7th - Ben High (Hillary), Declan Mclean (Te Kanawa)
  • Mens novice double sculls 1st - Nathan Strachan (Rutherford), Brad Turrall (Te Kanawa)
  • Mens club coxless quad sculls 6th - James Dimock, Daniel Taylor, Jeandre Van Greuning, Logan Turrall
  • Mens novice coxed quad sculls 5th - Nathan Strachan, Brad Turrall, Tristan Bezuidenhout (Te Kanawa), Ratan Singh (Snell), Chloe Woodward (Mansfield)

Boys B Finals

  • Mens club double sculls 3rd - Daniel Taylor, Jeandre Van Greuning
  • Mens novice coxed quad sculls 7th - Ben High, Niko McConnell (Upham), Declan Mclean, Yousef Al Shadiefat (Kupe), Soren Spong (Hillary)
  • U15 coxed quad sculls 6th - Ben High, Declan Mclean, Yousef Al Shadiefat, Soren Spong, Chloe Woodward
  • U17 coxed quad sculls 6th - Bowen McBride (Hillary), Tianzexi Liu (Snell), Nathan Strachan, Declan Mclean, Isabella Chen

Girls A Finals

  • U17 single sculls A final 4th - Tayla Malcolmson (Upham)
  • Womens novice coxed eight 7th - Rhianna Burt (Snell), Caitlin Sutherland (Rutherfrod), Fiona Ling (Rutherford), Grace Crowe (Rutherford), Lucy Kay (Snell), Nishtha Prasad (Mansfield), Phoebe Kerr (Hillary), Yolandi van Rooyen (Snell), Cerys O’Loughlin (Upham)

Girls B Finals

  • Womens novice coxed quad sculls 6th - Rhianna Burt, Caitlin Sutherland, Yolandi van Rooyen, Lucy Kay, Cerys O’Loughlin
  • U17 double sculls 8th - Tayla Malcolmson, Emma High (Hillary)