Canoeing & Kayaking
(Photo: Kayaking Team 2018)
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SOPHIE BROOKE (back left), JACK CLIFTON, LUCAS THOMPSON (front left) & LIAM LACE held their own at the inaugural Asia Pacific Sprint Kayak Regatta in Adelaide on May 12-13. Lace & Clifton (part of NZ U18 K4 crew) GOLD 1000m, SILVER 500m; Clifton K2 event, SILVER in both 500m & 1000m; Brooke (NZ K4 crew U16) GOLD 200m; Thompson K2 1000m finishing 4th, Chronicle 22/5/18.
Six Whanganui kayakers, all past & present WHS students, confirmed for Silver Fern. Max Brown (left, will be heading back to ICF Canoe Sprint Jnr & U23 World Champs), Toby Brooke (right, U21's at Asia-Pacific Regatta in Adelaide on May 11-13), Jack Clifton & Liam Lace (Jnr U18 squad for Plovdiv in July 26-29 & also the Asia-Pacific Regatta in Adelaide on May 11-13), Sophie Brooke (U16's Asia-Pacific Regatta), & Lucas Thompson (U18's Asia-Pacific Regatta), Chronicle 13/4/18.
Lucas Thompson (left), Jack Clifton & Liam Lace bring home GOLD, SILVER & BRONZE for NZ from the Canoe Sprint Oceania Champs & Grand Prix 2 in Sydney. Clifton & Lace, Gold & an Oceania title in the K4 500m, while Clifton also won Silver K2 500m & Bronze K2 1000m events. Thompson, Bronze K4 500m, Chronicle 14/2/18.