Rowing: Coach blames signs, lingo

The Rowing World Championships at Lake Karapiro, Cambridge. Photo / Christine Cornege
The Rowing World Championships at Lake Karapiro, Cambridge. Photo / Christine Cornege

The head of the German rowing squad has blamed poor signposting and his not understanding the local vernacular for his early morning arrest last week.

Hartmut Buschbacher appeared in Hamilton District Court yesterday charged with refusing a request for a blood sample.

- NZ Herald

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