We know twins are great at finishing each other’s sentences. And they have a way of doing it that doesn’t sound like they’ve interrupted each other.

Phoebe and Alice Wallis had a great season with Rangi Ruru, winning the Dawn Cup and Levin 75th Jubilee Cup.

They were part of last year’s U19 team that went to the world championships in Varese, Italy, coming sixth in the pair.

In sync in a boat and pretty much on an identical wavelength off it.

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Andy Hay

Andy Hay is a freelance producer, writer and rowing coach. He was cox of the world champion New Zealand eight of 1982 and '83. He is NZ Olympian #446.