Haruna Sakakibara will return to Japan with some Kiwi souvenirs to hang around her neck.
Two new single scull national champions were crowned on the final day of racing at the national championships at Lake Ruataniwha on Saturday.
Champion rowers Hamish Bond and Eric Murray went unbeaten for eight years but their careers appear to be heading in different directions. Reporter Adrian Seconi caught up with the double gold...
Otago crews secured three silvers and a bronze medal on the penultimate day of racing at the 2017 national rowing championships at Lake Ruataniwha yesterday.
The medals came to Otago crews in the first day of finals at the national championships at Lake Ruataniwha yesterday.
The Otago University coxless pair of Karley Wilden-Palms and Hannah Duggan blitzed the field in their heat to secure a spot in the final at the national championships at Lake Ruataniwha yesterday.
Strong winds curtailed racing at the national championships at Lake Ruataniwha yesterday.
Natasha Bonham-Carter is about to put a full stop to her university life - hopefully, with a trip or two to the podium.
The Dunstan Arms rowing club had a weekend to remember at Lake Ruataniwha.
There are promising signs for several Wanaka rowers this weekend.
Poor conditions limited Otago’s medal haul at the Canterbury championships.
Good conditions are on the wish list at Lake Ruataniwha this weekend.
Rowing through the winter can be a grind.
Record numbers will compete at the Otago rowing championships next weekend.
Only one Rio Olympic medallist will be represented in New Zealand's elite rowing ranks next year after the announcement of the summer training squad.
New Zealand Rowing's biggest names are taking a break in 2017.
Rower Natalie Wilson was the big winner at the Cromwell Sports Person of the Year Awards.
The Cromwell to Clyde long distance rowing race was held at the weekend.
Olympic champions Hamish Bond and Eric Murray will be the speakers at next year’s Otago Medical Research Foundation annual black-tie dinner in February.
Otago has retained its title at the Mainland interprovincial championships.