Article View

Know your national team

8/11/2014 12:40:04 PM

  1. JW2X: AMY MATTUSHEK AND TAYLA-MAY BENTLEY
    • Amy is from St Andrew’s School for Girls in Bedfordview and Tayla is from St Mary’s Waverley.
    • Amy is a triple gold medalist from the 2014 South African Junior Championships, winning the JW1X, JW2X and the JW4X.
    • She also won the African Youth Games in 2014 in the JW1X.
    • Coached by Caitlin Reed from St Marys, Waverley. This is her 2nd year on the Junior coaching team.
  2. JM4+: RICARDO BUSATO, ANDREA GIAMMARTINI, GARTH HOLDEN AND JUSTIN BRUCE, COX: SEBASTIAN RAVEN
    • Attend St Benedict’s College in Bedfordview.
    • They are the reigning South African Junior Champions from 2014 in the JM8+, JM4+ and the JM2-.
    • Andrea Giamartini is the only returning member of this crew who competed in the JM8+ that placed 11th in 2013.
    • Coached by Brad Smith from St Benedict’s College. This is his first year on the Junior coaching team.
  3. JM1X: DANIEL WATKINS
    • From St Albans’s College in Pretoria, South Africa. The same school as 2012 Lightweight four Olympic gold medalist John Smith.
    • South African Junior and Senior Champion in the single scull for 2014.
    • He raced in the JM4X in 2013 that placed 6th.
    • He placed 2nd at the African Youth Games in 2014.
    • Coached by Tiago Loureiro - Head coach of St Alban’s College. This is his 5th year on the Junior team as coach.
  4. JM2-: DANIEL CARTER (STROKE) AND JAMES MITCHELL
    • Both are from St John’s College. The same school that 2013 Tour De France winner Chris Froome attended.
    • They are Junior opens so will hopefully be back again next year.
    • Coached by Grant Dodds, South African Junior Head Coach.
  5. M4X-: CHARLE BRITTAIN, NICK OBERHOLZER, NICK FARREL AND CHRIS MITTENDORF
    • This boat is made up of rowers from St Alban’s College in Pretoria and Somerset College in Cape Town.
    • The stroke man Charles Brittain is the youngest brother of 2012 Lightweight four Olympic gold medalist, Matt Brittain.
    • Chris Mittendorf - return for his second year after racing the JM1X in 2013 placing 23rd overall.
    • Coached by James Buchannan from St Albans College. This is his first year on the Junior coaching team.

Let us Know!

CAPTCHA image
Enter the code shown above
* Required

Share with Us!

Upload photos of your school rowers in the SASRU Photo album, just register online, we'll approve your registration and then you can start uploading!!

Register

Banking Details

South African Schools Rowing Union
Bank: Standard Bank
Account Number: 00 424 046 4
Branch: Eastgate (018 505)
Copyright (c) 2020 South Africa Schools Rowing Union Terms Of Use Privacy Statement
https://1baiser.com