Saturday 1st December – 89th Jury Cup
Sunday 2nd December – 10th Billy Webb Challenge
JOIN US FOR THE BIGGEST EVENT TO HAPPEN ON THE WHANGANUI RIVER EVERY YEAR!
NZ’S LEGENDARY LONG DISTANCE SINGLE SCULLING RACE RETURNS
Whanganui’s proud rowing history comes to life once again in the annual Billy Webb Challenge.
The ‘Billy Webb’ commemorates NZ’s first professional single sculling world champion – William ‘Billy’ Webb’s defence of his
World Title on the Whanganui River in 1908 before 25,000 spectators.
Please support our sponsors who kindly support our event
Start/Finish location of the 5km Billy Webb Challenge
Settlers Wharf, Taupo Quay, Whanganui 4500
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