Dinner to raise funds for kayakers
TWO New Zealand rowing Olympians will be the guest speakers at Saturday night’s annual Explorers and Adventurer’s Dinner.
Caroline Evers-Swindell and Carl Meyer will talk about their journey to becoming Olympians, at the dinner organised by Central Otago Whitewater.
The dinner is being held to raise funds for the travel costs of seven local kayakers who will travel to Australia in January to compete in the Australian Nationals and secondary schools’ championships.
The kayakers are – Dunstan High School pupils Rachel McLellan, Finn Butcher, Geoff Johnson, Matthew Arnott, Marcus Norbury and Robert Hervey, and Jessica Bailey, from Mount Aspiring College.
The dinner will be held at Orchard Garden, starting at 7pm.
Caroline Evers-Swindell and Carl Meyer.