The Billy Webb Challenge returns on Wellington Anniversary Weekend & Bayleys Whanganui Vintage Weekend – Sunday 24th January 2021 – get your entry in now to be part of this historic race!
ON SUNDAY 24TH JANUARY 2021, NZ’S LEGENDARY LONG DISTANCE SINGLE SCULLING RACE RETURNS
Whanganui’s proud rowing history comes to life in the 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.
For 2021, two-time Olympic champion Mahé Drysdale is back!
Sponsors and Supporters
Thank you to our ‘oarsome’ Sponsors and Supporters who kindly support our event
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