Story: Rowing

Gallagher Great Race

In 2009 the Waikato University eight raced against Oxford University on the Waikato River in the annual Gallagher Great Race. The event has been held annually since 2002 and gives the Waikato crew an opportunity to compete against crews from international universities. 

Using this item

U Leisure
DVD recording by Legge Work

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

David Green, 'Rowing - International events held in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 October 2019)

Story by David Green, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 19 Sep 2016