The history of rowing is the tale of one of the oldest sports in the world. What began as a method of transport and warfare , eventually became a sport with a wide following, and a part of the cultural identity of the English speaking world. History of rowing
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Birth of an Olympic rowing tradition | NZHistory.net.nz, New Zealand history online The New Zealand Olympic team en route to Antwerp in 1920.