Maadi Cup – Rowing

[Photo credit – Art of Rowing]

The 2022 Maadi Cup for secondary schools rowing concluded on Saturday down in Twizel. The squad had an incredibly successful regatta finishing with the boys competing in 8 A-Finals and 2 B-Finals.

A full list of results can be seen here:

Christchurch Boys High School’s Maadi regatta results (

Highlights from the week were a bronze medal in the U18 coxless pairs and U18 coxed four; the U16 coxed four and U17 coxless pair won silver medals.

CBHS contested the 2022 Maadi Cup in the U18 boys eight against Hamilton BHS, Christs College 1, Cashmere, Mount Albert Grammar, Christs College 2, St Andrews and Westlake BHS. In a fantastic final race of the regatta the eight claimed a bronze medal behind Christ 1 and Hamilton BHS. The boys can be incredibly proud of their efforts, and a great way to finish off the season.

Podium results:

Bronze U18 coxless pair – Tom Penberthy and Ted Mayne
Bronze U18 coxed four – Tom Penberthy, Ted Mayne, Hugo Westphall, Sean Templeton and Seb Kuhn (cox)
Bronze U18 eight – Tom Penberthy, Ted Mayne, Hugo Westphall, Sean Templeton, Jackson Binnie, Charles Nicholson-Sell, Luca O’Malley-Philcox, Will Knight and Seb Kuhn (cox)

Silver U16 coxed four – Ollie Browning, Jacob Yule, Harry Galvan, Jimmy Dawson and Liam Macpherson (cox)
Silver coxless pair – Hugo Westphall and Sean Templeton

Congratulations to the following boys who were selected for South Island and New Zealand trials

South Island U18 – Luca O’Malley-Philcox, Sean Templeton, Charles Nicholson-Sell and Will Knight

New Zealand U19 – Ted Mayne and Tom Penberthy