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01 Apr 19


National Rowing Championships Update

Current Wesleyan Talia Barnet-Hepples (fr 18) holds the Queens Cup aloft with Old Col Emma Fessey (fr 16) after winning the Women’s Interstate Eight at the Australian Rowing Championships on the weekend. [first pic]

Emma has recently been selected on the Australian Rowing Team to compete in the 2019 World Cup circuit.

Talia won 3 National Championships across the week, having steered fellow Wesleyans Raquel Cuevas (fr 18) and Jaime Ford (fr 18) to victory in the Under 21 Four, as well as coxing the winning women’s club eight for Sydney Uni Boat Club.

Raquel Cuevas (third from right) celebrating victory in the Interstate Women’s Youth Eight at the Australian Rowing Championships. Raquel also picked up a Bronze medal at the Championships in the Under 21 Single scull. [second pic]

Finally, Jaime Ford, Tahlia Barnet-Hepples (coxswain), and Raquel Cuevas win the under 23 coxed 4 at the Australian National Rowing Championships. [third pic]

Congratulations to all our female rowers!