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

Miroslava Knapkova competed in ROWING

Did you know?

  • There are 14 rowing events, all held over a 2000m course at Eton Dorney.
  • They vary from those between solo rowers up to those featuring crews of eights.
  • Some races involve sculling (rowing with an oar in each hand) while others are for sweep rowers (using just one oar).
  • All events begin with heats and there is a repechage round for boats that do not qualify automatically.
  • Rowing has produced at least one gold for Team GB in each of the last seven Olympics.

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

34

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

29

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