PHOTO: SUPPLIEDNo Maadi Cup. However, as Covid-19 swept through the nation, the Maadi Cup dream went out the window as the regatta was cancelled. "Since Maadi Cup has been cancelled I have been been pretty bummed out. "But I was going online and stumbled across the record and I thought ‘Why not?’"Cook was after the 15-16 years 1000m erg record lightweight national record set by Daniel Bridgewater in 2004 at the Bay of Plenty championships. Coached by Kirsty Dunhill, he will now get into winter training, and long term he has one more crack at the Maadi Cup in 2021, in year 13.
Source: Otago Daily Times March 23, 2020 15:22 UTC