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1962 APS Head of the River

Wesley College made it two in a row under their great coach Alan Mitchell. The ninety-fifth Head of the River was conducted on Saturday 14th April.

 


Organising Committee and Officials

Organising Committee: Associated Public Schools
Starter: Robert Duncan

 

Head of the River

Time: 5:00.4
Margins: 1 length and 1 length

Intermediate Final
Time: 4:59.2
Margins: 1.5 and 0.5 lengths

Losers Final
Time: 5:30.0
Margin: 1.5 lengths

1st Wesley College - Bow:R W Liley, 2: J G Girdwood, 3: W A Sanguinetti, 4: M H Lindell, 5: J W Moffat, 6: J W Hood, 7: R B Scott, Str: M M Nicholas, Cox: L F Royal, Cch: Alan W Mitchell
2nd Xavier College - Bow: D Jensen, 2: H Jones, 3: C Arendsen, 4: G Hurley, 5: P Gibson, 6: M Richter, 7: J West, Str: B Sierakowski, Cox: B Saleh, Cch: Charles Saleh
3rd Melbourne Grammar School

Intermediate Final
1st Scotch College - Bow: Philip C C Dick, 2: Ian L Evans, 3: Bryan A Keon-Cohen, 4: John L McFarlane, 5: Anthony J McKay, 6: Malcolm S Lorimer, 7: Richard E Harbig, Str: Bryan R Speed, Cox: Christopher J Newman, Cch: Robert R Aitken
2nd Caulfield Grammar School
3rd Geelong Grammar School - Bow: M G Darling, 2: J R P Luckock, 3: P R Latrielle, 4: J P Bicknell, 5: P R C Seymour, 6: D McL Robinson, 7: R E Chambers, Str: M S Priestley, Cox: D B Angliss, Cch: H Ward

Losers Final
1st Geelong College
2nd Brighton Grammar School
3rd Carey
4th St Kevins College

Heats:
E1: 1st XC, 2nd GGS, 3rd Carey Time: 4 min 49secs, Margin: 1.5 lengths
E2: 1st WC, 2nd SC, 3rd GC Time: 4 min 47 secs Margin: 0.5 length
E3: 1st MGS, 2nd CGS, 3rd BGS, 4th SKC Time: 4min 56secs Margin: Canvas

The winning Wesley College crew

Second Eights

Time: 5:43.2
Margin: Canvas

Losers Final
Time: 5:53.0
Margin: 1 foot

1st Scotch College
2nd Geelong Grammar School
3rd Geelong College

Losers Final
1st Wesley College
2nd Xavier College
- Bow: A Fox, 2: M Connolly, 3: M Bryan, 4: P Jeffrey, 5: P Boston, 6: R Ellis, 7: D Walker, Str: J McDavitt, Cox: Tom Daffy, Cch: Hubert Frederico
3rd Melbourne Grammar School

Heats:
E1: 1st GC, 2nd XC
E2: 1st SC, 2nd WC
E3: 1st GGS, 2nd MGS

Third Eights

Time: 2:39.0
Margin: 0.5 lengths

Intermediate Final
Time: 2:36.0
Margin: canvas

Losers Final
Time: 2:44.0
Margins: 0.5 length and one length

1st Caufield Grammar
2nd Geelong Grammar
3rd Geelong College

Intermediate Final
1st Scotch College
2nd Carey
3rd Xavier College

Losers Final
1st Wesley College
2nd Melbourne Grammar
3rd Brighton Grammar
4th St Kevins College

Fourth Eights

Time: 2:37.0
Margin: 0.75 length

Losers final
Time: 2:44.4
Margin: 0.75 length

1st Geelong College
2nd Xavier College
3rd Melbourne Grammar

Losers Final
1st Geelong Grammar
2nd Scotch College
3rd Wesley College

Fifth Eights

Time: 2:46.0
Margin: 3 feet

Intermediate Final
Time: 2:38.2
Margin: 0.5 length

Losers Final:
Time: 2:38.6
Margin: 1 length

1st Geelong Grammar
2nd St Kevins College
3rd Caulfield Grammar

Intermediate Final
1st Xavier College
2nd Geelong College
3rd Wesley College

Losers Final
1st Scotch College
2nd Brighton Grammar
3rd Melbourne Grammar
4th Carey Grammar

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