2011 NZU Representative Crews Announced
26 April 2011
The 2011 New Zealand Universities representative crews to compete against Australia in the annual Trans Tasman Test Series have been selected.
The 3 race test series will be held during July in Adelaide, Australia.
Heavyweight Mens Eight
Adrian Riepen - Otago
Jordan Stanley - Auckland
Jared Glue - Lincoln
Bobby Kells - Auckland
Will Meates - Waikato
Jamie Saunders - Otago
Frano Straub -...[read more]
New Zealand Win Bronze at World University Rowing Championships
16 August 2010
University of Canterbury students Andrew O'Connor and Armin Svoboda have overcome challenging conditions to win bronze in the men's lightweight double scull at the World Universities Rowing Championships in Szeged, Hungry.
O'Connor a chemical engineering student and Svoboda who is studying business management were drawn in lane six. This meant they not only had to contend with a field which inclu...[read more]
URNZ President Appointed to Rowing NZ Board
21 May 2010
By Alistair McMurran, Otago Daily Times
Glen Sinclair has lifted the profile of Otago rowing over the past decade and will now be able to make an impact on the national scene.
Sinclair (35), the chief executive of Otago University Rowing since 2002, was elected to the Rowing New Zealand board at the annual meeting in Invercargill last weekend.
The board has re...[read more]
2010 Aon NZU Rowing Champs Results
12 April 2010
The 2010 Aon NZU Rowing Championships were held at Lake Waihola, near Dunedin, on April 10th & 11th.
1st - Otago
2nd - Canterbury
3rd - Auckland
Full results can be found on the Results & History page.
Rowers Win Gold And Bronze At World Uni Champs
14 August 2006
Otago Uni student Nathan Cohen has won gold in the single sculls at World Uni Champs.
Nathan Cohen has become the first New Zealander to win a gold medal in a World University Championship (there are 28 world university championship sports including rowing).
The single sculler made history in the final at the beautiful Trakai course in Lithuania on Sunday 13 August easing to a 8 second win over ...[read more]
Otago Uni Rower Wins Commonwealth Gold In Scotland
10 August 2006
Otago Uni student Nathan Cohen has won the Commonwealth single sculls gold medal.
As part of their build-up to the 9th World University Rowing Championships in Lithuania (11-13 August), 5 members of the New Zealand team took part in the Commonwealth Rowing Regatta held at Strathclyde Park, Scotland - Nathan Cohen (Otago Uni, men's single sculls) and the men's coxless four of Mark Troup-P...[read more]
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