CUBC Alumna Paige Badenhorst vies for Olympic Qualification at the “Last Chance Regatta”


2022 CUBC Women’s Blue Boat Member Paige Badenhorst (Magdalene 2021), having narrowly missed qualification for the Paris 2024 Olympics, will race for the last 2 places in the Openweight Double with partner Katherine Williams.

They will face 6 crews, including Swiss former World Single Scull Champion Jeanne Gmelin, and a number of Olympians including GB’s Mathilda Hodgkins-Byrne.

After a tough heat, Paige and Katherine progressed to the repechage, where they booked their place in Tuesday afternoon’s final, where 6 boats will race for the 2 places for Paris.