September 18 - BankLink has agreed to extend its sponsorship of Rowing New Zealand (RNZ) until after the 2012 Olympic Games in London, it has been announced.
September 1 - Denis Oswald (pictured) has been re-elected president of rowing's world governing body, FISA, a post he has held since 1989.
FORMER professional cricketer Simon Peterson (pictured) has been named as the new chief executive of Rowing New Zealand (RNZ), it has been announced.
THE Portuguese town of Montemor-o-Velho has been selected to host the 2010 European Rowing Championships, it has been announced.
THE Russian rowing federation and the country's rowers face a four-year doping ban unless the national body replaces its board of directors by the end of next month, they were warned today.
THE LEANDER CLUB, whose members include Sir Steve Redgrave (pictured) and Sir Matthew Pinsent, are enjoying a recruitment boom after the success of Britain's rowing team at the Beijing Olympics.
AUGUST 17 - MARK HUNTER and Zac Purchase (pictured) won Britain's second rowing gold medal of the Olympics with victory in the lightweight men's double sculls, one of three medals for the team today at Shunyi Rowing Park.
AUGUST 18 - SPORTS have been told to follow the example set by cycling, rowing and sailing to ensure that they are as successful when London stages the Olympics in 2012.
June 12 - FISA, rowing's governing body, announced today it had signed a rights deal with Europe's public broadcasters to screen the sport's major events until the 2012 London Olympics.
June 21 - Sophie Hosking and Hester Goodsell became Britain's first lightweight women's double scull to claim a gold medal when they won the latest World Cup regatta in Munich today.
JULY 8 - ROWING makes its Paralympic Games debut in Beijing this September and ParalympicsGB has today named the eight-strong squad for the Games.
March 13 - Adrian Cassidy, the performance development coach of British rowing, is to leave to help guide Ireland's preparations for the 2012 London Olympics, it was announced today.
March 14 - Classes for the intellectually disabled are to be added to the World Rowing Championships in Munich this year, it has been announced by governing body FISA.