Upcoming Learn to Row 6 Week Course

 

Upcoming Course Start Date: 2 August

 

For more information, go to http://theaucklandrowingclub.org.nz/wordpress/novice-intro

Some Auckland Rowing Club History

The wooden Four on the ARC trailer in this photo was recently “found” at McMullen & Wing ship builders yard in Mt.  Wellington.

The Four was built in Seattle by George Pocock an original Boeing aircraft model maker and is thought to be the first and possibly only Pocock boat imported to New Zealand.

The boat was used  ARC members Alistair Dryden,D

They won the Boss Rooster at the 1963 New Zealand Rowing Championships beating the Oamaru Four who had just won the gold medal at 1962 Commonwealth Games in Perth.arien Boswell,Peter Masfen and Murray Macdonald coached by Jack Stevenson.

The boat is presently stored in Jack Stevenson’s garage waiting to be restored to its old glory.

2015 Prize Giving Photos

2014/2015 Season in Photos