A search has resumed for two rafters who went missing on the Hutt River. Police were contacted last night at 8.41pm when a party of nine people on inflatable rafts got into difficulty while on a private trip.
Rowing NZ has announced the rowers to represent New Zealand at Rowing World Cup and World Championship regattas. The 2018 Rowing NZ Elite team have been selected to represent New Zealand following a five day trial including gruelling seat racing.
The 10th Queen and King of the Bay was held in Tasman Bay on Saturday. It is the South Islands longest running ocean surfski paddling event which for the first year is also part of the New Zealand Paddler Series.
Kurtis Imrie and Quaid Thompson took the final-day spoils at the NZCT New Zealand canoe sprint championships at Lake Karapiro, highlighting the growing depth among the top male paddlers in the country.
Quaid Thompson is a few behind his father but he’ll never forget his first K1 1000m national kayaking title. The Gisborne 20-year-old took out the blue-ribbon race at the NZCT New Zealand canoe sprint championships
Lisa Carrington has wasted no time getting her kayaking season underway, collecting the ninth New Zealand K1 200m title of her illustrious career at the national canoe sprint championships at Lake Karapiro today.