Why is it called Maadi Cup?
The Maadi Cup itself was donated as a token of friendship by Dr Youssef Bahgat, of the Cairo Rowing Club, Egypt, to the winners of a points competition between the Maadi Camp Rowing Club (the base of the Kiwi oarsmen of the Second N.Z.E.F.)
Who won the Maadi Cup?
Christ’s College proved far too strong in the premier event at the National Secondary Schools Rowing Championships, powering to victory in the prestigious Maadi Cup for a record 13th time. In total, College won six medals at the week-long event on Lake Karapiro, near Cambridge.
Is Maadi Cup on?
It is hosted by Karapiro Rowing and South Island Rowing on alternative years. The 2021 Aon Maadi Cup will be held at Lake Karapiro from 22 – 27 March….How to follow all the action.
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Is Maadi 2022 happening?
The 2022 Aon Maadi Cup will be held at Lake Ruataniwha, Twizel from 28-2 April.
What is Aon Maadi Cup?
Run by the NZSSRA and Rowing NZ, the Aon Maadi Cup is New Zealand’s largest rowing regatta and the most prestigious event on the school rowing calendar. The regatta includes 5 days of racing including three days of finals – Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Over 1,300 competitors expected to compete.
Will Maadi Cup be Cancelled?
The Mackenzie missed out after the 2020 Maadi Cup was cancelled along with a swathe of other events at the start of the Covid pandemic.
Is Maadi Cancelled?
Can girls win Maadi Cup?
The Shield is made from segments of all the woods from South Africa and was first rowed for in 1965 when it was won by Hamilton Boys’ High School. As of the 2022 event, 18 schools have won the Springbok Shield. The Levin Cup is awarded to the winner of the girls’ under 18 eight.
Is Aon Maadi Cup 2022 on?
The 2022 Aon Maadi Cup (New Zealand’s Secondary School Championships) will be hosted by South Island Rowing Inc from 28 March – 2 April at Lake Ruataniwha in Twizel with Sunday 3 April reserved as a spare day in case of bad weather.
Does Maadi 2022 allow spectators?
The South island Rowing RED COVID Protection Plan excludes spectators from the event. Access to the facility is strictly for authorised team members and officials ONLY. 1. North-Island Groups to attend a COMPULSORY venue and RED plan familiarisation zoom briefing on Thursday 17 thMarch 2022 at 7:00pm.
Where is Maadi Cup held?
 The regatta is held annually in late March, alternating between the country’s two main rowing venues: Lake Karapiro near Cambridge (odd years), and Lake Ruataniwha near Twizel (even years).
Where is ruataniwha?
South Island of New Zealand
Lake Ruataniwha is an artificial lake in the Mackenzie Basin in the South Island of New Zealand. It was formed in 1977–1981 as part of the Waitaki hydroelectric project. It lies on the traditional boundary of the Canterbury and Otago provinces, with the town of Twizel two kilometres to the north.