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Sydney Rowing Club crowned Champions of the Club Points Table

Mercantile RC and Toowong RC came in second and third respectively

Rowing Australia congratulates Sydney Rowing Club who were today confirmed as the Champion Club of the 2016 Sydney International Rowing Regatta.

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Harriet Hudson of Sydney Rowing Club

The Australian Rowing Championships Champion Club Points Table is tallied up at the conclusion of the event, with the club that claims the most points being named the Champion Club. Points are awarded on the following basis, with points being divided up for composite crews:

 Boat  Gold  Silver  Bronze
 Eights  24 points 18 points 12 points
 Quads/Fours 16 points 12 points 8 points
Doubles/Pairs 12 points 9 points 6 points
Singles 8 points 6 points 4 points

*School, Sprint and Interstate events do not count towards the Champion Club Pointscore. 

Sydney RC performed strongly throughout the 2016 Sydney International Rowing Regatta to claim the title, improving on their third place finish in 2015.

The top three clubs in 2016 were Sydney RC from New South Wales, Mercantile RC from Victoria and Toowong RC from Queensland.

The top clubs from each states and territory were as follows:

New South Wales – Sydney Rowing Club

Queensland – Toowing Rowing Club


Victoria – Mercantile Rowing Club

Tasmania – Huon Rowing Club

South Australia – Adelaide Rowing Club

Western Australia – Swan River Rowing Club

Please see below the full points table:


Club State Total
Sydney RC NSW 258
Mercantile RC Vic 222
Toowong RC QLD 177
Uni of QLD BC QLD 155
Melbourne Uni BC Vic 146
UTS RC NSW 136.5
Swan River RC WA 124
Sydney Uni BC NSW 120.5
Mosman RC NSW 98.75
Uni of WA RC WA 55.75
Kinross Wolaroi RC NSW 53
Adelaide RC SA 42.5
Commercial RC QLD 40.5
The Southport School QLD 33
Huon RC Tas 32
Power House RC Vic 32
Griffith Uni Surfers Paradise RC QLD 31
Melbourne RC Vic 28.5
West Australian RC WA 27
Somerville House QLD 26
Capital Lakes RC ACT 24.5
Nudgee College QLD 24
Sandy Bay RC Tas 23
Adelaide Uni RC SA 22.5
Canberra RC ACT 22
Black Mountain RC ACT 19
Tamar RC Tas 19
Tasmanian Uni Boat Club Tas 19
Loreto Kiribilli NSW 18
Nepean RC NSW 18
North Esk RC Tas 16
Queenwood School NSW 16
Townsville JCU QLD 15.5
Mersey RC Tas 15
Buckingham RC Tas 14.5
Essendon RC Vic 12.5
Corio Bay RC Vic 12
Fremantle RC WA 12
Melbourne High School Vic 12
Prince Alfred College SA 12
Scotch Oakburn College Tas 12
Balmain RC NSW 11
Brisbane & GPS RC QLD 10
Hawthorn RC Vic 9
Barwon RC Vic 8.5
Bundaberg RC QLD 8.5
Tweed Heads & Coolangatta RC QLD 8
Brisbane Grammar School QLD 7
Banks RC Vic 6
Dragons RC QLD 6
Endeavour RC NSW 6
Penrith RC NSW 6
Daramalan College ACT 4.5
Footscray City RC Vic 4.5
Canberra Girls Grammar School ACT 4
Corowa RC Vic 4
New Norfolk RC Tas 4
Scots College NSW 4
Leichhardt RC NSW 3
Lower Clarence RC NSW 3
Murray Bridge RC SA 3
Nagambie RC Vic 3
St George RC NSW 3
Firbank School Vic 2
Loreto Marryatville SA 2
St Peters College SA 2
Torrens RC SA 2