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Line ups for the big finals confirmed

Wednesday, 28 March 2012, 4:17 pm | Rowing New Zealand

Wednesday at the Aon Maadi Cup is all about the last chance for some crews to hit the targets they set during thousands of kilometres of training and make the main and highly coveted A Finals – and today was no exception with many crews ending ... More >>

Aussie guests put down their marker in the Aon Maadi Cup

Tuesday, 27 March 2012, 3:46 pm | Rowing New Zealand

The highlight of the day for the many hundreds of spectators – a feature of the biggest regatta in the Southern hemisphere throughout its six day duration – was the first showing of the Aon Maadi Cup boats from the leading rowing schools, but ... More >>

Christmas thriller at Karapiro as big guns do battle

Tuesday, 13 December 2011, 10:10 am | Rowing New Zealand

The Christmas Regatta at Lake Karapiro over the weekend of December 16-18 will pitch the cream of New Zealand's rowers against each other in some fascinating encounters ahead of the New Year and the start of the build up to the Olympic Games. More >>

Kiwi pair is FISA’s world rowing Crew of the Year

Saturday, 12 November 2011, 2:28 pm | Rowing New Zealand

EMBARGOED UNTIL 8.00am SATURDAY NOVEMBER 12th Kiwi pair is FISA’s world rowing Crew of the Year Three time world men’s pair champions Eric Murray and Hamish Bond have been confirmed as the 2011 FISA Crew of the Year – the ultimate accolade from ... More >>

Drysdale, Murray & Bond take gold as Kiwis shin again

Sunday, 4 September 2011, 11:05 am | Rowing New Zealand

Drysdale, Murray and Bond take gold as Kiwis shin again in Bled Eric Murray and Hamish Bond repelled a strong challenge from arch rivals Peter Reed and Andrew Triggs of Great Britain to take their third straight world title and Mahe Drysdale reclaimed ... More >>

NZ men’s double take gold in another dramatic finish

Saturday, 3 September 2011, 11:19 am | Rowing New Zealand

World champions Nathan Cohen and Joseph Sullivan retained their double sculling title in dramatic style with a last stroke victory over Germany at the Rowing World Championships in Bled, Slovenia today and the good results kept coming elsewhere in the team - ... More >>

McBride carries on Kiwi winning ways in Bled heats

Tuesday, 30 August 2011, 10:49 am | Rowing New Zealand

Adaptive sculler Danny McBride continued the Kiwi rowing team's winning ways with a great win in his heat in the Rowing World Championships at Bled in Slovenia overnight. More >>

Early success for Kiwi rowers

Monday, 29 August 2011, 9:58 am | Rowing New Zealand

The first heats of the 2011 World Rowing Championships brought six heat wins before lunch - and the country's first Olympic qualifier. More >>

Bled brings the world’s best rowers together for key regatta

Tuesday, 23 August 2011, 11:42 am | Rowing New Zealand

The end of August will be the pinnacle of the 2011 World Rowing season with the world's best getting together in Bled, Slovenia, for the 2011 World Rowing Championships. The event opens on 28 August and races take place over eight days. More >>

Kiwi junior rowers off to great start on Olympic regatta cou

Friday, 5 August 2011, 12:59 pm | Rowing New Zealand

The opening day of racing at the World Junior Rowing Championships on Dorney Lake in Eton in the UK produced some great Kiwi performances, with the junior women's straight four and junior men's coxed four grabbing places in A finals with dominant ... More >>

Junior rowers amongst first to sample Olympic ready venue

Thursday, 4 August 2011, 1:13 pm | Rowing New Zealand

New Zealand's top junior rowers will be amongst the first of the country's international athletes to sample a 2012 Olympic-ready facility when they go for gold in this weekend's Junior World Rowing Championships, which are being held on the Olympic regatta course ... More >>

Tonks Secures World Rowing’s Top Honour

Sunday, 23 January 2011, 1:00 pm | Rowing New Zealand

Tonks Secures World Rowing’s Top Honour New Zealand Rowing's head coach Dick Tonks has been honoured by the world governing body of rowing FISA as the sport's top coach for 2010. It is the second time Tonks has won the FISA World Coach of the Year Award. ... More >>

Nathan Twaddle Retires From Rowing

Wednesday, 5 January 2011, 1:03 pm | Rowing New Zealand

Former World Champion, Olympic medal and Halberg Award winning rower Nathan Twaddle has announced his retirement from the sport. More >>

5 days to go! - Offers Flood In For Austrians

Monday, 25 October 2010, 1:32 pm | Rowing New Zealand

The Austrian team for the 2010 World Rowing Championships has been overwhelmed with messages of goodwill and offers of support following the theft of some team members' kitbags from their training base at Mercer Rowing Club. More >>

Kiwis Have Five More Chances To Medal

Sunday, 25 July 2010, 11:42 am | Rowing New Zealand

With the women's eight in a straight A final on Sunday, New Zealand has a further five chances for its to get themselves onto the dais at the Under 23 World Rowing Championship regatta More >>

Men’s Eight to return to Henley Royal Regatta

Wednesday, 5 May 2010, 12:49 pm | Rowing New Zealand

Men’s Eight to return to Henley Royal Regatta for first time in 30 years More >>

BankLink confirms Rowing NZ sponsorship till 2012

Thursday, 17 September 2009, 3:12 pm | Rowing New Zealand

Rowing New Zealand and Principal Partner BankLink have announced an extension to their current agreement guaranteeing sponsorship until the end of the Olympic Games in London 2012. The partnership which began in 2006 includes sponsorship of Rowing ... More >>

Five more crews make A finals at World Champs

Friday, 28 August 2009, 9:47 am | Rowing New Zealand

Five of the seven boats racing in semi finals at the World Rowing Championships in Poznan progressed to the A finals after solid performances today. More >>

Drysdale makes his mark

Thursday, 19 February 2009, 11:53 am | Rowing New Zealand

Mahé Drysdale made his clearest statement yet that he intends to be New Zealand's single sculler this year on the international regatta circuit with an emphatic win in a time nearly six seconds faster than Rob Waddell in today's Premier Single Sculls ... More >>

Southern rowers dominate in early races

Tuesday, 17 February 2009, 2:08 pm | Rowing New Zealand

Double scullers Matthew Trott and Nathan Cohen are through to their final at the BankLink New Zealand Rowing Championships at Lake Ruataniwha after a dominant heat win. More >>