Preston Russell Law wins the rowing

22:41, Nov 18 2012
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Leo Lions, from James Hargest College, at the Corporate Rowing Challenge on Oreti River on Saturday.
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The banks of the Oreti River during the Corporate Rowing Challenge on Saturday.
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Southern District Health Board row in the Corporate Rowing Challenge on Oreti River on Saturday.
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Environment Southland row in the Corporate Rowing Challenge on Oreti River on Saturday.
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McIntyre Dick row in the Corporate Rowing Challenge on Oreti River on Saturday.
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McCulloch and Partners row in the Corporate Rowing Challenge on Oreti River on Saturday.
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The fire brigade row in the Corporate Rowing Challenge on Oreti River on Saturday.
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Action from the Corporate Rowing Challenge on Oreti River on Saturday.

Spectators lined the banks of the Oreti River, near Invercargill, on Saturday during the finals of the Waihopai Rowing Club's Corpor8 Challenge regatta.

The 12th edition of the popular event saw more than 400 competitors take to the water in ideal conditions, with Preston Russell Law winning the eights for the third year in a row after beating the Invercargill fire brigade, Verdon College and GWD Russells in the final.

Environment Southland won the quads.

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The fire brigade team was on fire on Saturday.

Times' photographer was on hand to capture all the action.

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