2020 State Team Update

Rowing SA is pleased to announce the re-appointment of last years position holders of Rowing SA State Team Manager and Athlete Commissioner; they will be at training next Friday 15th November to be introduced to all the athletes:

Athlete Commissioner – Matt Hooper

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– Mediator, advisor and observer at selection trials and events

– Advisor on appeals process to athletes, coxswains and coaches​
– First port of call for any complaints from athletes, coxswains and coaches​

– General support of athletes through the selection process

State Team Manager – Jacki Grant

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– Uniform sizes

– Medical info & dietary requirements​
– Handbook information​

– Fundraising ideas and help!

Jacki has again secured the Lakes Hotel for our State Team dinner which will be held on the 7th of March 2020 – save the date! More info to come.

Our Lead Coaches for the State Team have been announced and posted online. These appointments are:

  • Queens Cup – Open Women’s Eight
    • Head Coach – Tom Doornbos (Loreto College/Loreto Old Scholars and Community Rowing Club)
  • Kings Cup – Open Men’s Eight
    • Head Coach – Brenton Terrell
  • Victoria Cup – Lightweight Women’s Quad
    • Head Coach – Brynley Millward (St Peter’s Girls’ School/Adelaide University Boat Club)
  • Penrith Cup – Lightweight Men’s Coxless Four
    • Head Coach – Simon Lane (Pembroke School/Adelaide Rowing Club)
  • Bicentennial Cup – Women’s Youth Eight
    • Head Coach – Daniel Ralph (Christian Brothers College/Adelaide Rowing Club)
  • Noel F Wilkinson Trophy – Men’s Youth Eight
    • Head Coach – James McRae (St Peter’s College)