Uru in 2010
14 February 1985 |
|Height||1.9 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||74 kg (163 lb) (2010)|
|Relatives||Jade Uru (brother)
Tui Uru (great-aunt)
Henare Uru (great-grandfather)
|Event(s)||Lightweight double sculls|
Storm Uru (born 14 February 1985) is a New Zealand rower. He is from Ngāi Tahu tribe.
Uru was born in 1985 in Invercargill. His younger brother, Jade Uru, is also a rower. The broadcaster Tui Uru (1926–2013) was their great-aunt. Tui Uru's father, the Reform Party MP Henare Uru, was a great-grandfather to the rowers.
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- "Men's Lightweight Double Sculls – Official Results : Rowing". The New York Times. Archived from the original on 14 July 2011. Retrieved 5 February 2011.
- Bartlett, Tom (30 August 2009). "Rowing: Kiwis claim two more gold medals". The New Zealand Herald. Archived from the original on 11 February 2011.
- "British crews strike double gold at World Rowing". More Than the Games. 5 November 2010. Archived from the original on 11 February 2011.
- "Uru and Taylor: We'll cherish the medal'". www.nzherald.co.nz. 5 August 2012. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
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