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A comprehensive Australian Rowing History — Find out who rowed in these events and the results they achieved. Read about selection and racing issues and also see the trends and growth in the sport in Australia.

Pulling Through:
The Story of the King's Cup

By Bruce Coe

The Story of the King's Cup

This new book by Bruce Coe tells the fascinating story behind the winning of the 1919 King’s Cup by the Australian Imperial Forces No. 1 crew. You can read more about the book and order it online.

January 2020

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November 2018 -
Launch of our new website!

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