2017 World Rowing Junior Championships



The New Zealand Junior Rowing Team will compete at the Junior World Rowing Championships, beginning tonight (NZT) in Trakai, Lithuania.

The team includes 21 athletes in eight crews. Six of these athletes are returning rowers from the 2016 Junior Team who bring valuable experience to their crews.

The regatta runs from 2 - 6 August on Lake Galve, Trakai. Lake Galve was the host of the 2013 Junior World Rowing Championships, and the 2012 Under 23 World Rowing Championships.

World Junior Rowing Championships

Lake Galve, Trakai, Lithuania 2 - 6 August 2017


Junior Women's Coxless Four

Kate Littlejohn

Grace Watson

Kate Haines

Grace Loveridge

Nick Barton (coach)

Junior Women's Double Scull

Veronica Wall

Sydney Johnson

Bruce Jones (coach)

Reserve Junior Women's Coxless Pair

Rosie Ireland

Grace Holland

Nick Barton (coach)

Junior Men's Quadruple Scull

Sam Monkley

Luke Brady

Mark Taylor

Finn Jenkins

Ian Bright (coach)

Junior Men's Coxless Four

Ben Taylor

Matt Macdonald

Thomas Russel

Daniel Williamson

Tony O'Connor (coach)

Junior Men's Coxless Pair

James Hall

Samuel Jones

Tony O'Connor (coach)

Men's Single Scull

Bradley Leydon

Bruce Jones (coach)

Reserve Junior Men's Double Scull

Gus Olifiers

Manawa Mclaughlin

Ian Bright (coach)

Team Manager

Janey Wackrow