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Oarsport Junior Sculling Head

Llandaff RC Juniors entered the Oarsport Junior Sculling Head on Friday 14 March. A 3.8K course on Dorney Lake, Eton.

The WJ14 8x+ – Beth Smith (bow), Nia Brace, Millie Singleton, Tirions James-Austin, Manon Jenkins, Lois Williams, Lona Thomas, Elin Kirkwood (stroke), cox Aoife Elwood, came in 9th out of 23 crews. The WJ15 4x+ – Amy Thomas (bow), Izzy Peters, Hetty Palmer, Alys Howells (stroke), cox Harriet Williams, came 20th out of 60 crews, and the J15 4x+ – Ben Roberts (bow), James Waters, Guto John, Mike Thomas (stroke), cox Tom Evans, came 19th out of 55 crews.

During the day, Llandaff also entered the qualifying event for the ‘Junior Inter Regional Regatta’ to be held on 26th April, at Nottingham. Nine athletes qualified who are: J14 1x Luke Williams; WJ14 4x+ – Lois Williams, Lona Thomas, Manon Jenkins, Elin Kirkwood, to be coxed by Beth Smith; WJ15 1x – Hetty Palmer and WJ15 2x – Alys Howells, Izzy Peter.