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History of the South Australian Schools Head of the River rowing regatta

2018 South Australian Schools' Head of the River

The 2018 regatta was conducted on 17th March and hosted by the Wilderness School.

Seven schools contested both the Girl's and Boy's Head of the River. Walford was victorious in the girl's Head whilst St Peters again prevailed in the boy's race and both were won comfortably.

Full results can be found through this link.

The full regatta program can be found through this link.


Regatta Referee - Greg Melbourne

Regatta Control and Assistants - D De Bellis, E Melbourne, M Mussared, J Erickson

Regatta Course Manager & Assistant - Brett Ralph, Tim Ward

Commentators - D Freeman, Phil Mangelsdorf

Regatta Operations - B Lannan

Rowing Coordinators Committee - L Kolega (AHS), T Doornbos (LC), J Trovas (SEY), A Kudzielko (CBC), K Vanderloo (NMHS), J Hammond (PAC), R Sexton (PGS), J Schar (SC), T Hender (STIG), D Potts (PS), R Chatterton (WS), T Hennessy (SPC), B Flannagan (SPGS), J Whitwell (UHS), A Swift (Walf)

Regatta Directorate - Jane Danvers (WS), Luke Thompson (Pem), Rowing SA Referee

Boys' Events

Click on the race of interest and the results will appear below the buttons:

Boys First Eight

1st St Peter's College - Bow: Tom Beresford, 2: Max Bruce, 3: Fabian Wightman, 4: Max Linton, 5: Nicholas Riddell, 6: Alexander Tucker, 7: Edward Badger, Str:Angus Dawson, Cox: Sam Burton, Cch: James McRae


Winners of the Gosse Shield [Schoolboys' First VIII 2018] - St Peter's College 
Back Row (L to R): Max Linton, Max Bruce, Angus Dawson, Edward Badger, Nicholas Riddell, James McRae (Coach)
Front Row (L to R): Fabian Wightman, Tom Beresford, Sam Burton, Alexander Tucker
Photo from 2019 regatta program

Boys Second Eight

Boys First Four

Boys Year 10 Quad Scull

Boys Year 9 Quad Scull

Boys Year 8 Quad Scull

Girls' Events

Click on the race of interest and the results will appear below the buttons:

Girls First Eight

1st Walford Anglican School - Bow: Taylah Parker, 2: Kirsty Penhall, 3: Sophie Tickner, 4: Ella Grummett, 5: Sophie Waters, 6: Aine Seed, 7: Lavinia Prince, Str: Meg Juers, Cox: Mia Gowland, Cch: Georgie Litt


Winners of the Florence Eaton Cup [Schoolgirls' First VIII 2018] - Walford Anglican School 
Back Row (L to R): Sophie Tickner, Aine Seed, Ella Grummett, Rebecca Clarke (Principal), Sophie Waters, Lavinia Prince, Georgie Litt (Coach)
Front Row (L to R): Taylah Parker, Mia Gowland, Meg Juers, Kirsty Penhall 

Photo from the 2019 regatta program

Girls Second Eight

Girls First Four

Year 10 Quad Scull

Year 9 Quad Scull

Year 8 Quad Scull


Regatta Manager for results and names - extracted 4th June 2023

Regatta program - from 

Other information - 2018 and 2019 regatta programs

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