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2016/2017 Summer Squad Announcement

  • 26 Sep 16

Rowing New Zealand today announced its 2016/2017 summer squad athletes.

56 athletes have been invited to the summer squad across men’s and women’s sweep and sculling.

The squad aligns with Rowing New Zealand’s small boat focus, as well as the continuation of the men’s and women’s eights programme.

The summer squad has also been expanded ahead of World Rowing/FISA’s February congress where rule changes relating to gender balance are anticipated.

Athletes who have only attended the Rio Olympic Games, or have not attended an Olympic Games will have until 3 rd October to confirm their acceptance with full time training commencing on the 31 st October at the Rowing New Zealand High Performance Centre at Lake Karapiro.

Athletes who have competed in two or more Olympic Games have until 18 thNovember to accept their place with full time training for this group resuming at Lake Karapiro on 28 th November.

2016/2017 Rowing New Zealand Summer Squad

31 October 2016/28 November 2016 – 4 February 2017


Genevieve Behrent

Kelsey Bevan

Brooke Donoghue

Emma Dyke

Kristen Froude

Jackie Gowler

Kerri Gowler

Kirstyn Goodger

Holly Greenslade

Lucy Jonas

Jackie Kiddle

Olivia Loe

Eve Macfarlane

Zoe McBride

Georgia Nugent-O'Leary

Georgia Perry

Kayla Pratt

Grace Prendergast

Beth Ross

Rebecca Scown

Lucy Spoors

Zoe Stevenson

Ruby Tew

Kelsi Walters

Francie Turner (cox)


Alistair Bond

Hamish Bond

Michael Brake

George Bridgewater

Drikus Conradie

Cameron Crampton

Toby Cunliffe-Steel

Mahe Drysdale

Matt Dunham

Joshua Earl

Nathan Flannery

Isaac Grainger

Chris Harris

Finn Howard

James Hunter

Stephen Jones

Alex Kennedy

Shaun Kirkham

James Lassche

Adam Ling

Karl Manson

Robbie Manson

Eric Murray

Tom Murray

Brook Robertson

John Storey

Giacomo Thomas

Cameron Webster

Joe Wright

Sam Bosworth (cox)

Caleb Shepherd (cox)