Mahe Drysdale New Zealand
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

19 Nov 1978

Height

1.99m

Weight

100kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Top Performances

Sport Guides

ROWING

Mahe Drysdale 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

Mahe Drysdale vs Alan Campbell

Mahe Drysdale

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London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

6:57.82 Men's Single Sculls

Height

1.99m (6'6")

Weight

100kg

Age

36

Alan Campbell

Alan Campbell Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

7:03.28 Men's Single Sculls

Height

1.91m (6'3")

Weight

96kg

Age

31

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