Mahe Drysdale's dream of third rowing gold in Tokyo dashed

More Sports Mar 23, 2021

Mahe Drysdale's dream of third rowing gold in Tokyo dashed

Mahe Drysdale's hopes of winning a third successive single sculls gold medal at the delayed Tokyo Olympics have been all but extinguished after he failed to make the New Zealand rowing team for the 2021 season on Tuesday. The 42-year-old had put his retirement on ...

Rowers at Olympic test event treated for heatstroke symptoms

More Sports Aug 11, 2019

Rowers at Olympic test event treated for heatstroke symptoms

A number of athletes at the world rowing junior championships, a test event for next year's Tokyo Olympics, received treatment Sunday after displaying symptoms of heatstroke. As temperatures reached 34 degrees Celsius around Olympic rowing venue Sea Forest Waterway, a British men's rower was unable ...