Sydney University will be represented by 48 rowers – including a number of lympic and World Championship representatives at this weekendsNSW Rowing Championships.

The Sydney University squad e Penrith Regatta Centre, will include former world champion Brooke Pratley and Ilympic medallistsatt Ryan and Francis Hegarty.

The men’s eight will go in to their event confident of taking first place, with five of the crew (Sam Loch, Nick Purnell, Toby Lister, Matt Ryan and Francis Hegarty) whaving been members of the 2010 World Championship bronze medal crew