Nigel Atherfold
Personal information
Birth nameNigel William Atherfold[1]
Born (1963-06-13) 13 June 1963 (age 58)
Height189 cm (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Weight89 kg (196 lb)[1]
Medal record

Nigel William Atherfold (born 13 June 1963) is a former New Zealand rower.[2]

At the 1983 World Rowing Championships at Wedau in Duisburg, Germany, he won a gold medal with the New Zealand eight as the bowman.[3] At the 1986 World Rowing Championships at Nottingham in the United Kingdom, he won a Silver in the men's coxed four with Bruce Holden, Greg Johnston, Chris White, and Andrew Bird as cox.[4]


  1. ^ a b c Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Nigel Atherfold". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 28 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Nigel Atherfold". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 4 October 2015.
  3. ^ "Men's Eight - Final". FISA. Retrieved 4 October 2015.
  4. ^ "Men's Coxed Four - Final". FISA. Retrieved 4 October 2015.