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Saturday, 23 September 2017
HENLEY ROWING CLUB’S juniors topped the medals table at last weekend’s National Schools Regatta, picking up eight gold, five silver and a bronze.
The three-day event is the major junior regatta which features more than 5,500 competitors with events on each day being run from time trial, semi-finals and through to finals.
For the second year running it was held at Eton Rowing Lake which saw racing in heat of more than 24 degrees and only a slight headwind.
Friday saw the first medals with the J15 B quad of Jess Roberts, Phoebe Snowden, Natalie Cooper, Hazel Drury and cox Charles Washbourn, winning silver.
Next, the A quad of Georgia Brown, Amber Weller, Carla Russell, Hanna Hills and cox Freya Reid won gold. In a race where the lead changed hands several times, it was Henley’s last push with
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