The Hebberley Shield is a trophy awarded to the winning boat of 8 in the men's rowing competition at the annual New Zealand University Games.[1] The award dates back to 1928.[2]

2012 Shield winners, The Auckland University Boat Club revels.
2012 Shield winners, The Auckland University Boat Club revels.

The shield was carved by Thomas Henry Hebberley of the Dominion Museum.[citation needed]

History

Running total

Rank University Wins First win Last win
1 Otago 30 1939 2017
2 Canterbury 29 1930 2010
3 Auckland 10 1934 2012
4 Victoria 7 1928 1968
5 Waikato 3 2011 2018
6 Lincoln 1 1972 1972

References

  1. ^ http://www.universityrowing.org.nz/history.php?contentfile=40_Trophies/Hebberley%20Shield%20-%20Championship%20Mens%20Eight[dead link]
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-05-24. Retrieved 2009-02-12.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)