Rowing in New Zealand

Page 8 – Further information

This web feature was written by David Green and produced by the team.


  • Rowing’, Encyclopaedia of New Zealand, 1966 (Te Ara)
  • ‘Rowing race’, film of 1946 national championship (Te Ara)


  • Peter Bidwell, Reflections of gold: a celebration of New Zealand rowing, HarperCollins, Auckland, 2010
  • Christopher Dodd, The story of world rowing, Stanley Paul, London etc., 1992
  • B.W. Hempseed, Richard Arnst: the single sculls world champion from New Zealand, Acorn Print, Christchurch, 2005
  • B.W. Hempseed, William Webb: New Zealand’s first single sculls world champion, Acorn Print, Christchurch, 2008
  • The story of the British Empire Games, Auckland, New Zealand, 1950
How to cite this page

'Further information', URL:, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 3-Jan-2013