OUR CLUB MEMBERS
Our rowing programme is carried out by a dedicated team comprising of school staff, voluntary coaches, parents and our rowing crews.
Our coaching team is comprised of highly successful rowers, who each ensure that our crew members enjoy a safe and rewarding sport:
Eric Verdonk Head Coach
Mike Tolhurst Senior Coach
Kevin Herbison Senior Coach
Eric Ibarraran Senior Coach
Adrian Riepen Senior Coach
Katie Halliday Junior Coach
Hugo Verdonk Junior Coach
Tom McCann Junior Coach
Jess Hamlin Junior Coach
Anton Andres Junior Coach
Sienna Norman Junior Coach
Takapuna Grammar School Rowing Club Captains are ambassadors for both the club and the school, and are responsible for supporting the coaches and all crew members.
Club Captains are selected by all club members annually from the Under 18 Senior Crew once registrations are complete, and are announced at our Annual Prizegiving.
Club Captains (2019/20 Season):
Vice Club Captains (2019/20 Season):
Malcolm Iversen Chris Glanfield Colleen Tonei Ian Lissette
Barbara Iversen Mary Glanfield John Beck Terry Tidbury
Robin Holding Ian Pratt Shana Alvey Chris Hume
Terry Holding Lee Pratt Bruce Alvey
Erwin Drok Nicky Hume
The Takapuna Grammar School Rowing Club Committee is formed annually to coordinate the delivery of our objectives.
The Committee, consisting of approximately 15 volunteer members organise the various required activities including fundraising, maintenance, training camps, communications and generally assist in the conduct of the club's operations.
Each year Committee Members and our Executive Officers are elected by club members at the Annual General Meeting. Our next AGM is 4th July 2019 at 7.30pm at the Belmont Raquets Club, 133 Bayswater Ave.
2018/19 COMMITTEE MEMBERS
The following members were elected for the 2018 / 19 season:
Paula Halliday President
Dan Featherstone Vice President
Sharon Norman Treasurer
Linda Ward Secretary
Callum McNair Associated TGS Teacher
Neil Halliday Event Coordination
Ann Nicholas Camps Coordination
Andy Grant Health and Safety
Anna Foster / Safra Bacchus Merchandise/ Uniforms
Bryce Davey Facilities
Graeme Norman Grants
Eric Verdonk Head Coach
Jenny Hamlin Transportation
Russell Foster Fundraising
Cheryl Montgomery Sponsorship
To discuss any issues pertaining to the management of the club you can contact any of our Committee Members, either in person or via their club email address, or via our Club Secretary: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fresh ideas and parent participation is very much welcomed.