The LORNE SLSC crew once again proved too hot to handle in the Bellarine as Cutlets and Edge finished first in the Open category.
The Victorian Surf Boat crew paddled out to Ocean Grove this weekend for Round 5 of the 2022-23 Victorian Surf Rowing League (VSRL) series.
Crews from Altona, Anglesea, Fairhaven, Jan Juk, Lorne, Mordialok, Port Campbell, St Kilda, Venus Bay and Williamstown competed in highly competitive boats.
Life Saving Victoria General Manager Sports Participant Ryan O’Connor said the competition for the coveted spot on the Victorian Surf Boat State Team is heating up, with just one round of competition looming before selection. rice field.
“Sunday’s race was an incredible show of athleticism and skill as the Victorian crew put their best oars forward in hopes of qualifying for the Victorian state team.
“Our rowers are one of the dedicated volunteers who patrol the beach each summer. Looking at Surf Awareness on display this weekend, we can see that the Victorians used these dedicated, surf-smart It’s safe because people are watching them between the flags.”
The final round of state team selection will take place at Fairhaven on January 15, 2023 and is expected to be a great race.