Peter Stroud OAM
Drummoyne Rowing Club (NSW)
Peter is a former champion rower and selector, superb club administrator and continues to be a significant coach. His contribution to the sport has been significant over a long period of time. Rowing NSW summed up his contribution along these lines: "Drummoyne Rowing Club Life Member, Peter Stroud has served the club in numerous capacities from coaching to administration and has also been a NSW Masters State Team selector."
He was honoured in 2023 King's Birthday Honours List with the media notes stating as follows:
New South Wales Rowing Association
- State Selector, since 2022, 1987-1992 and 1980-1985.
- Director, 1988-1989.
- Former Coach.
Drummoyne Rowing Club
- Head Coach, since 1981.
- Senior Coach, 1978-1986.
- Former Vice-President.
- Captain, 1977-1982.
- Life Member, 1980.
- Member, since 1959.
- Rowing Coach, Sydney Grammar School, since 2010.
- Former Rowing Coach, Roseville Ladies College.
- Rowing Coach, Presbyterian Ladies College Sydney, late 1990s.
- President, New South Wales Union of Rowers, 2004-2005.
- Coach, New South Wales Lightweight Four Trans-Tasman, 1979.
- Champion, multiple World Masters, since 1982.
- Champion, National Rowing, 1980.
- Champion, New Zealand National Lightweight Four, 1977.
- Champion, New South Wales Lightweight coxless four, 1972, 1971 and 1970.
- Champion, New South Wales Lightweight coxed four and eight, 1972.
- Representative, New South Wales, 14 times.
- Coach, multiple Australian Olympic Representatives, during their junior rowing years
Peter in the bow seat of 1976 NSW Lightweight Four
- Governor General's website - King's Birthday 2023 Honours List | Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia (gg.gov.au), extracted 18th June 2023
- Rowing NSW website extracted 18th June 2023
- 1976 image from the Guerin collection