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Funds raised by Legion membership, events and donations are awarded to New Zealand Junior Rowers to assist funding their first international regatta.

For rowers and their families this can be a burden of about $10,000

Legion KRI Regatta 2019 – 27th April, Lake Karapiro.
Annual masters regatta in a laned course.

NEW events for novice rowers  – men and women novice coxed quads

NOVEL event: A challenge for parents whose children have attended a rowing school – Mixed 8’s representing your child’s school. Crews will be a combination of mothers and fathers who may or may not have rowed. This is an initiative by the Legion to support Clubs engage new Masters Rowers through the experience of entering this race. Parents will gain insight into the sport or rowing.  See below for more details 

General Masters Events Registration and Entries

Registration: All general Masters rowers and coxswains may register via the Legion Website prior to the Regatta or on the day at the Registration Desk before the start of Event 1 (9am).

Entries: Regatta crew entry for General Masters events will be Rowit.co.nz. Crew entries will close on 14th of April.

Corporate and School Parent Registration and Entries

Registration:  All Corporate and School Parent rowers and coxswains may register via the Legion Website prior to the Regatta or on the day at the Registration Desk before the start of Event 1 (9am).

Entries: Each Corporate and School Parent crew should nominate a team manager who will email the name of the squad and the individual crew members to info@lor.kiwi.

Events Parent Event Register Now Regatta Conditions


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The Legion of Rowers has the following purpose

  1. To Maintain rowing connections, past, present and future and
  2. To support the future Rowers of New Zealand.

Of course there’s more than that. Take a look at the History of the Legion to understand more. Then why not sign to be a member here?