Articles Categorized: Rowing

High school rowers win early heats

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WHAKATANE rowers made a strong showing on day-one of New Zealand’s largest rowing regatta, the Aon Maadi Cup, which began at Lake Karapiro on Monday.…

Gold in sights for rowers

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CREWS are aiming for gold at next week’s National Secondary School Rowing Championships at Lake Karapiro. As well as thousands of rowers the Maadi Cup,…

Rowers double up at Karapiro

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WHAKATANE rowers were busy last week as they competed in the North Island Champs and Cambridge Cup regattas at Lake Karapiro. At the North Island…

Wild weather cuts regatta short

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WHAKATANE rowers showed good form at the Blue Lake Regatta before Sunday’s wild weather blew away any chance of results. The Lake Karapiro event staged…

Lovett pulls pin on paddling

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WHAKATANE Olympic kayaker Jaimee Lovett is hanging up her paddle, retiring from the sport after 10 years of toil and two years of world-class performances.…

Champ credits family

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AFTER a fourth placing last year, New Zealand junior rower Lenny Jenkins had a point to prove. If his point was to put the rowing…

Naming honour for rower

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A FORMER Whakatane rower was honoured at Auckland’s West End Rowing Club recently. Kim Littlejohn, nee Garnham, began her rowing career at Whakatane High School…