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2015 Billy Webb Challenge - 6 Dec


 Whanganui River


 On Sunday 6 December, the Billy Webb Challenge will take place on the Whanganui River where Webb defended his world championship title over 100 years ago. Raced over approximately 5km, watch Olympic champion and 4x Billy Webb Challenge winner Mahe Drysdale, go head-to-head against NZs Elite Scullers and All-Comers in an exciting long-distance spectacle on the Whanganui River






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Event Guide

This is going to be one amazing weekend, with the AON Jury Cup on Saturday and the Corporate 8's Challenge and Aon Billy Webb Challenge on Sunday, there is certainly plenty to see.
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The Athletes

Olympic Gold medalist Mahe Drysdale and Rowing NZ Elite athletes headline the event. All-comers are invited to race them on the 5km Whanganui River course.
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2012 NZCT Corporate8s Challenge

Corporate 8's

The NZCT Corporate 8s challenge complements the main event, encouraging participation from local businesses, with the aim of introducing new rowers to the sport, and as a fund-raiser for local clubs.
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Our Sponsors

There wouldn't be an event with out our sponsors. We thank the Wanganui District Council for their unerring support and the others mentioned here who have got behind this event. 

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