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World Rowing Junior Championships - Day One

  • 07 Aug 19

New Zealand’s Junior team have completed their first day of racing at the 2019 World Rowing Junior Championships in Tokyo, Japan, 7-11 August.

Three of New Zealand’s four crews contested heats on the salt-water, Tokyo 2020 course with two crews placing first and progressing to A/B semi-finals.

Women’s Quad (JW4x) - Heat

In the women’s quad heat, Eva Hofmans, Rebecca Leigh, Shakira Mirfin and Phoebe Trolove placed first and move to the A/B semi-final. 

Men’s Quad (JM4x) - Heat

Ben Mason, Seth Hope, Jason Nel and William Thompson placed first in their men’s quad heat and move to the A/B semi-final.

Men’s Double (JM2x) - Heat

Kobe Miller and Scott Shackleton placed third in their men’s double heat and move to a repechage.

Tomorrow’s racing includes a repechage for men’s double and the New Zealand women’s four heat.

Live video streaming is available on www.worldrowing.com. Video streaming will start 10 minutes before every race and will cover all races from Wednesday 7 August to Sunday 11 August.