Simon Smith went to Boston as a relative unknown racing against some former stars.
There was something for the sprinter, the middle-distance enthusiast and those who love the endurance at the Otago secondary schools indoor rowing championships on Sunday.
Rowers competing in the University of Otago’s 150th anniversary regatta line up for the men’s eight 5km race on Otago Harbour yesterday morning.
Crews race in the University of Otago's 150th anniversary international regatta at Lake Ruataniwha yesterday.
Rowing greats Hamish Bond and Mahe Drysdale will have some difficult decisions to make after the pair missed out on qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics at the Rowing World Championships this morning.
New Zealand crews have claimed two golds and a silver on day two of the finals at the World Rowing Championships in Austria.
Nine New Zealand crews were to contest A finals at World Rowing Cup III repechage and semifinals late yesterday and early this morning.