Masters State Team


Every year, the Australian Masters Rowing Championships (AMRC) is held as a separate event from the Australian Rowing Championships. The AMRC are held in a similar fashion to the Australian Championships, with Interstate events held with each state given the opportunity to enter a crew in the following boat classes with their respective trophies:

  • Men’s Masters Quad Scull for the Interstate Masters Championship Trophy
  • Women’s Masters Quad Scull for the Veteran’s Cup
  • Men’s Masters Eight for the Brian Vear Memorial Trophy
  • Women’s Masters Eight for the Interstate Masters Championship Trophy


The selection policy for the state team crews for 2021 is available here.

The 2021 State Team Selection Panel consists of
• Derek Lowe
• Cameron Sanderson-Brewster
• Steven Polyichanin

2021 Men’s Squad Coaches

  • Rob Cheeseman
  • John Bentley

2021 Women’s Squad Coaches

  • Daren Potts
  • Jessica McRae


Athlete, Coxswain, Coach nominations will open on Monday 21st December. You will apply through the relevant forms below.

Key dates:

Monday 21 December 2020: Athlete, Coxswain, Coach nominations open
Sunday 24 January 2021, 5pm: Coach nominations close
Sunday 28 February 2021, 5pm: Athlete/coxswain nominations close

2021 Masters State Team COACH- Nomination Form (scroll down for athlete form)

2021 MASTERS State Team ATHLETE - Nomination Form