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Double Olympic champion Eric Murray announces retirement from rowing - Stuff.co.nz

A fresh-faced Eric Murray, bottom left, was selected for the Athens Olympics in the coxless four in 2004. Eric Murray in 2005. No pain no gain: Olympic rower Eric Murray made his name as a hard worker. New Zealand's coxless four member Hamish Bond, ...and more »

'It's time to go' - Kiwi rowing champion Eric Murray announces retirement - TVNZ

The double Olympian told Woman's Day he is quitting the sport to spend more time with his family. "I always said as long as my mind, my body and my heart were in it, then I could do this for as long as I like," he said to Woman's Day. "My mind's been ...and more »

Rowing: Eric Murray ends great winning partnership - New Zealand Herald

Rowing's golden pair are no more; Eric Murray has retired from rowing, ending the fabulous eight-year unbeaten run in the coxless pair with Hamish Bond. Murray, who turns 35 next Saturday, revealed his decision to the Women's Day magazine, out on ...and more »

Rowing: Hope high for rising duo Tom Murray and Jamie Hunter - New Zealand Herald

The toughest act to follow in New Zealand rowing? A no-brainer but the upside for Tom Murray and Jamie Hunter is they have first dibs on the coxless pair role done so outstandingly for so long by Eric Murray and Hamish Bond. Eric Murray's retirement ...and more »

Hamish Bond takes year off rowing to cycle Europe - New Zealand Herald

Hamish Bond's desire to push himself to discover the extent of his sporting abilities will take him to Europe on a cycling mission this year. With his longtime coxless pair partner Eric Murray having retired, Bond is contemplating his options. He's ...and more »

How will Eric Murray's retirement impact Rowing New Zealand's future? - Stuff.co.nz

Could this be the end of Rowing New Zealand's golden era? The retirement of dual gold medallist Eric Murray on Sunday means one of New Zealand's two triumphant boats at last year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro won't be the same for Tokyo in 2020.and more »

Rowing champion Eric Murray retires - New Zealand Herald

Two-time Olympic champion Eric Murray has retired from rowing. The 34-year-old Murray revealed to Woman's Day that his unbeatable coxless pair combination with Hamish Bond will end after 69 unbeaten races and two gold medals. No pair completed ...and more »

Eric Murray and Hamish Bond cemented their legacy in New Zealand sport - Stuff.co.nz

Eric Murray and Hamish Bond ended their partnership among the greatest of New Zealand's sportspeople. OPINION: On the day Eric Murray retired, a former rowing great paid him a massive tribute. In a Twitter poll, people were asked to vote which ...and more »

Rowing - Murray retires, ending unbeaten streak of 'Kiwi pair' - Reuters

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - One of rowing's most dominant partnerships has ended with the retirement of double Olympic champion Eric Murray, who won back-to-back gold medals for New Zealand in the men's coxless pair with Hamish Bond. Gold medallist ...and more »

Olympic gold medallist Eric Murray retires from rowing - Newshub

Two-time Olympic rowing gold medallist Eric Murray has announced his retirement. The 34-year-old hasn't competed since winning a second gold medal with long-time teammate Hamish Bond in Rio last year. New Zealand Rowing CEO Simon Peterson told ...and more »