Tony has been involved in rowing since the early 1990s. Tony was Club Captain at Hamilton and Cambridge Rowing Clubs and is also a past President of the Hamilton Rowing Club.
Tony was President of the Waikato Rowing Association for 5 years and had been a committee member for about 15 years. During his time and since leaving the Waikato Rowing Association committee, Tony organised and ran many athlete development camps through the winter months.
Tony is a Rowing New Zealand Licensed Race Official and a Level II accredited coach with 27 years of Coaching experience, 16 of those in a Head Coach role. Tony has served the last 3 years on the board of Karapiro Rowing after 10 years as their Regatta Controller. Tony has been involved with Regattas at Lake Karapiro since 1995.
Tony has been involved with Peter Thomas and the Mangakino Camp for over 12 years and originally campaigned for the dedicated Rowing Zone on Lake Maraetai.
Tony has 40 years’ experience in Business Management, Information Technology and Electronic Engineering.