Upper Thames Autumn Head
- 31 October 2019
- Bodo Schulenburg
For the Godstow athletes Upper Thames was the first chance of the year to race. The whole squad raced very well and produced promising performances. Amelia Pearson and Emily Myers rowed well to place 4th in the WJ14 doubles and the WJ15 quad of Ada Kemp, Ailin Zhang, Maria Allison, Evie Ball coxed by Tom Barton placed 3rd.
The senior squads had three quads racing. Dan Bradbury, James Pullinger, Dan Carpenter and Nick Adam raced well to win the Op J18 Band 2 quads, with the other quad placing second in the same event. The WJ18 quad placed a close second in Band 1. The squad will now set their sights on Fours Head in a few weeks time.
All racing crews:
WJ14 2x: Amelia Pearson and Emily Myers, Jemimah Cunningham and Bea Megaw, Pearl Sophastienphong and Lola Allen
J14 2x: Judah Turnbull and Tom Read
WJ15 4x+: Ada Kemp, Ailin Zhang, Maria Allison, Evie Ball and cox Tom Barton
J15 4x+: Will Plucknett, Boe McCaughna, Alex Heffernan, Ellie Guha and cox Toby Harris
WJ18 4x: Harriet Wilson, Jojo Blyth, Jess Foster, Bea Ferry
J18 4x: Dan Bradbury, James Pullinger, Dan Carpenter, Nick Adam
J18 4x: Sam Taylor, Freddie Basil, Jack Hastings, Jack Barton