Victorian School Team Sailing State Championships 2017

Congratulations to the Padua Sailing Team, which competed in the Victorian School Sailing Championships and came home Division 2 Champions!

 The sailing team members, consisting of Jayden Horsburgh (Year 8 Frayne), Mackenzie Hayes (Year 7 Assisi), Zac Hayes (Year 8 Assisi), Nicholas Jurovic (Year 9 Geoghegan), Sophie McKenzie (Year 8 Clare) and William McKenzie (Year 8 Assisi) worked very hard at the comp, which started on Thursday 23/03/2017.

 The sailors won 11 from 12 races and their success took the team into the finals, held at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron on Saturday 25/03/2017, which they won outright against strong competition from some of Melbourne’s top schools.

 The students displayed great sportsmanship and competitive spirit. Congratulations to the team for their great spirit and for their success, and to Padua College Sailing Team Coach Ms Megan De Lange,  who assisted the students considerably in reaching their goals.