Henley Standard Property
HOME

Date:

Order your copy Advertise with us! HENLEY PAGES
Delivering the news from Henley on Thames and South Oxfordshire for over 100 years
  News     Sport    Celebrity   What's On Regulars Community Info Henley Standard TV Lifestyle Property Jobs Classifieds Gallery Trade
                               Follow us    Follow us    Newsfeed Search the Henley Standard  
Newman dominates for Vikings at Egham
Published 07/07/14



SHIPLAKE VIKINGS took a reduced squad to Egham Regatta on Sunday as many entries were rejected as the regatta was hugely oversubscribed.

Oli Gerrard and Seb Newman were the Division 1 entries in the J16 single sculls and both scullers easily won their first rounds.

In the next round Gerrard met a Molesey sculler who, in a very tight race, won by a foot while Newman progressed to the semi-finals beating a Windsor Boys’ sculler.

After a convincing semi-final win Newman, racing one year in advance of his age group, came up against the sculler who had earlier beaten Gerrard. After much the better start Newman dominated the final winning by four lengths.

In Division 2 the girls’ double of Alina Budden and Milly Cook won their first round but were beaten by a canvas in the second.


The J14 boys’ quad of Ed Fry, Brett Fullard, Alfie Sheppard, Will Kidd, coxed by Belle Narracott made it through to the final where they beat Windsor Boys’ School by three lengths.

Christian Hjortland-Marks and Ollie Potter also made it through to the J15 double sculls event after having to re-start their quarter-final against Emanuel School three times. These extra races took their toll and they couldn’t match the power of a combined Staines/Walton double in the final.

In Division 3 the WJ15 quad of Milly Cook, Alina Budden, Maddie Curran, Mollie Robinson with cox Belle Narracott narrowly lost their first round race to Hinksey but the J15 double of Newman and Henry Blois-Brooke, racing in the J16 category, dominated their event and beat Falcon RC by two lengths in the final.

Published 07/07/14


 
MOST POPULAR
Browns to close after a quarter century trading
Halloween and Bonfire Night: Where to go
College plan to build campus on playing fields
High winds cause road closures
Woman launches campaign for equality in sport
Driver injured in road accident
Farewell to those magnificent flowers
Browns to close after 25 years
LATEST SPORTS HEADLINES
Rugby academy unaffected by Wasps' move
Record number tackle Frieth Hilly
Robinson shines as Hawks march on
Red Kites put on five-star display
Hosts hit back in style to claim win
Teenager secures bronze
So proud that I’m raring to go next year
Ross bags double hat-trick as Abbey triumph
County success for club’s junior players
United duo at double
Esher Cardinals hold on for victory
One cricketing legend pokes fun at another
Latest Video View more from   Henley Standard TV
ADVERTISE WITH US
LATEST NEWS HEADLINES
Lest We Forget: launch of Poppy Appeal
Henley skate park half pipe sold
High winds cause road closures
Oratory withdraw public access to gym
Angie Paterson becomes deputy leader of SODC
Top Videos
 
Most Popular
 
 
 
 
Higgs Group
HIGGS GROUP
Tel: 01491 419400
www.higgsgroup.co.uk
HENLEY PAGES
Tel: 01491 419419
www.henleypages.com
HIGGS PRINTING & DESIGN
Tel: 01491 419429
www.higgsprinting.co.uk
HIGGS OFFICE SUPPLIES
Tel: 01491 419499
www.higgsofficesupplies.co.uk
HENLEY LIFE MAGAZINE
Tel: 01491 419449
www.henleylife.co.uk
HIGGS GROUP, Caxton House, 1 Station Road, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 1AD.

Cookie Policy | Copyright and Terms | Competition Rules | Contact Us | Advertise with us | Site Map
© Higgs & Co (Printers) Limited 2013  |  Registered in England number 1418717