23 Mar 2013

Thrilling finish sees Hamilton Boys squeak home in Maadi Cup

7:17 pm on 23 March 2013

Hamilton Boys High School have won rowing's elite Maadi Cup with their under-18 boys eight pipping Napier Boys in a thrilling finish at Lake Karapiro.

Hamilton clocked a time just .19 of a second faster than Napier in front of thousands of spectators lining the banks.

Westlake Boys High School were third.