Hanlan brought home five silver and five bronze medals from the Ontario Rowing Championships held on the Welland course over the weekend of July 27 and 28. Nineteen of the 34 Hanlan crews entered in the regatta qualified to row in finals. Head coach, Michael Sasi, reported that the Club rowed well. "It was a fun and productive regatta. Now there is one week to go to Henley." The silver medallists were:
Senior Lightweight Women's Four: Isabel Macquarrie, Emily Donaldson, Oksana Wanjewicz, and Kaitlin Nay Senior Women's Eight: Lee Sela, Sarah Ehsani-Armaki, Erin Singer, Caro Kronlachner, Birigid Burke, Esther Jamieson, Lauren Zintel, Monique Van Haleren, and Kenneth McNeilly (cox) Senior Men's Quad: Phil Malinas, Steve Malinas, Jeff Chadwick, and Ian Finlay Senior Lightweight Women's Double: Kate Sauks and Kaitlin Nay Senior Men's Single: Alex Soutter Bronze medallists included:
Senior Lightweight Men's Double: Paul Soumalias and Ryan Northway Senior Lightweight Men's Quad: Matt Vincent, Jonathan Santos, Paul Soumalias and Ryan Northway Senior Men's Double: Jeff Chadwick and Steve Malinas Senior Lightweight Women's Single: Kate Sauks Senior Lightweight Women's Quad: Kate Sauks, Jennifer Seidel, Megan Lewicki, and Kaitlin Nay
Other Hanlan crews who qualified out of the heats for final rows were the Under 17 Men Coxed Quad; Senior Lightweight Men's Double (Sela and Vovk); the Under 17 Women's Coxed Quad; Senior Men's Double (Zhou and Haber); Senior Lightweight Women's Single (Lewicki); Senior Men's Eight; Senior Lightweight Women's Double (Lewicki and Seidel); the Senior Women's Four; and the Senior Lightweight Men's Pair.
Congratulations to all our Junior and Senior athletes on representing Hanlan.