ON SATURDAY 9TH OF DECEMBER, BORLASE ROWING COMPETED AT THE BRITISH INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS AGAINST 2000 COMPETITORS FROM ALL OVER THE COUNTRY.
WE HAD SEVERAL EXCELLENT PERFORMANCES INCLUDING;
6TH PLACE FOR GIULIA SARNO IN YEAR 9 GIRLS
4TH PLACE FOR MEL STEWART IN YEAR 10 GIRLS
4TH PLACE FOR NORBERT BOLIER IN YEAR 11 BOYS
BRONZE FOR BEN FURLEY IN YEAR 10 BOYS
HOWEVER, THE STAND OUT PERFORMANCE OF THE DAY WAS FROM BEN JACKSON WHO WAS THE OVERALL WINNER IN THE YEAR 10 BOYS EVENT.
On Sunday 26th November team Borlase competed at Wallingford Head of the River. We had several girls and boys crews racing in 8's and 4+s. Our Girls 4+ of Erin Priest, Tarin Sandher, Daniella Taverna, Aimee Markwell were very competitive in their eventfinishing a close 5th. However our best result of the day was a win for the J15 Boys 4+ of Gabe Dorosh, Ben Jackson, Ben Furley, Olly Gale and Olly Sage (Cox) Who were winners of their event.
On 7th of October Team Borlase competed at Reading Small Boats Head of the River. We had over 50 rowers competing in singles, doubles and quads. We had several good results throughout the day however the highlights were a 3rd place finish from our J15 Girls Quad of Sasha Rdford, Daniella Taverna, Emily Farmer, Rebecca Lamping. A win for the J15 Boys Double of Ben Furley and Ben Jackson, A win for our J15 Boys Quad of Ben Furley, Ben Jackson, Olly Gale, Deen Khwar and a win for the Novice Boys Quad of Matt Covus, Matt Jones, Ed O'Neill and Evan FIsher.