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Dudley Storey

Full name: Dudley Leonard Storey
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (179 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: November 27, 1939 in Wairoa, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
Died: March 6, 2017 in Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Affiliations: Auckland Rowing Club, Auckland (NZL) / West End Rowing Club, Auckland (NZL)
Country: NZL New Zealand
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

Dudley Storey competed at three Olympic Games (1964, 1968, 1972), winning a gold in the coxed four in 1968, and silver in the coxless four in 1972. He was better known for his administrative career with New Zealand rowing, and is considered responsible for many of the successes the Kiwis have had in international rowing. He was the manager of New Zealand teams that were among the best in the world in the 1980s. Storey led the Kiwi eight to the World Championship in 1982 and 1983 and the men’s coxed four to a World gold in 1983. He led the team at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Storey coached at the Baradene College of the Sacred Heart in Auckland for many years.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Rowing Men's Coxed Fours New Zealand NZL 8
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Rowing Men's Coxed Fours New Zealand NZL 1 Gold
1972 Summer 32 München Rowing Men's Coxless Fours New Zealand NZL 2 Silver

Men's Coxless Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1972 Summer 32 München Rowing New Zealand NZL Final Round A Final 6:25.64
1972 Summer 32 München Rowing New Zealand NZL Semi-Finals Heat One 7:03.99
1972 Summer 32 München Rowing New Zealand NZL Round One Heat Two 6:47.27

Men's Coxed Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Rowing New Zealand NZL Final Round B Final 6:45.16
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Rowing New Zealand NZL Round One Repêchage Heat Three 7:09.26
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Rowing New Zealand NZL Round One Heat Two 6:50.81
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Rowing New Zealand NZL Final Round A Final 6:45.62
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Rowing New Zealand NZL Semi-Finals Heat One 6:48.65
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Rowing New Zealand NZL Round One Heat Two 7:12.19
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