Peter was a member of the Athens Olympic Games team where his squad finished 10th. 2004 was his biggest year in domestic road racing. He won the Road Race/Time trial double at the National championships at Hokitika.
Glasgow 2014 will be the first Commonwealth Games for David. He made his international debut at the World Blind Bowls Championships in 1996. David has since competed at the 2001, 2005 and 2009 World Blind Bowls Championships. He will be playing alongside Director Peter Blick, in the Partially Sighted Pairs.
Though Peter Dignan had only a short international rowing career, he left his mark on the New Zealand scene.