The first leg of the Trans-Tasman Regatta took place from 2 to 4 July between Australia and New Zealand Under 21 Rowing Team. At the conclusion of the first leg of the regatta, New Zealand are in the lead by 50 points with Australia heading to Lake Karapiro in late August in a bid to retain the Rusty Robertson Trophy. Rowing Australia would like to thank both teams along with the support staff, volunteers and supporters who travelled to Penrith for the racing.
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Thursday 2 July
Friday 3 July
Saturday 4 July
The pointscore currently sits after Friday 3 July;
AUS: 116 points
NZ: 166 points
The Points System is as follows:
i. 1st – 6 points, 2nd – 4 points, 3rd – 2 points and 4th – 1 point for W1x, M1x, W2- and M2-.
ii. 1st – 6 points and 2nd – 4 points for LW2x, LM2x, W4-, M4-, W4x, M4x, W8+ and M8+.
iii. 1st – 2 points and 2nd – 1 point for LW1x, LM1x and MixL2x.