Miroslava Knapkova Czech Republic

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

19 Sep 1980

Height

1.81m

Weight

69kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Sport Guides

ROWING
Mirka Knapkova

Knapkova wins final rowing gold

Olympics rowing: Mirka Knapkova wins single sculls gold

4 Aug 12

Mirka Knapkova Knapkova wins single sculls gold

World champion Mirka Knapkova wins the women's single sculls gold with a dominant rowing performance at Eton Dorney.

Helen Glover and Heather Stanning Olympic record for women's pair

Women's Pair

28 Jul 12

Britain's Helen Glover and Heather Stanning set an Olympic record in the women's pair, but the men's eight face the repechage.

Results for Miroslava Knapkova

Date Event Rank Mark
4 Aug Women's Single Sculls Final, Final A 1 gold 7:54.37
2 Aug Women's Single Sculls Semi-finals, Semi-final A/B 1 1 7:42.57
31 Jul Women's Single Sculls Quarter-finals, Quarter-final 2 1 7:35.35
28 Jul Women's Single Sculls Heats, Heat 3 1 7:24.17

Head to Head

Miroslava Knapkova vs Lucia Palermo

Miroslava Knapkova

Miroslava Knapkova Czech Republic flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

7:54.37 Women's Single Sculls

Height

1.81m (5'11")

Weight

69kg

Age

36

Lucia Palermo

Lucia Palermo Argentina flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

London 2012 results

8:40.38 Women's Single Sculls

Height

1.72m (5'8")

Weight

59kg

Age

31

View the London 2012 medallist table