Ed McKeever Great Britain & N. Ireland
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

27 Aug 1983

Height

1.73m

Weight

79kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

CANOE SPRINT

Ed McKeever GB 'can be best canoeing nation'

Olympic champion Ed McKeever believes canoeing success in London can help Great Britain establish themselves as the world's best.

11 Aug 12

Ed McKeever GB's McKeever wins gold in kayak

Ed McKeever powers his way to victory in the men's 200m kayak to win Britain's 26th gold medal of the 2012 Olympics.

Ed McKeever Ed McKeever: GB's 'silent star'

Team GB

9 Aug 12

Ed McKeever talks to BBC Wiltshire about his medal hopes in the canoe sprint at London 2012 and being the "silent star" of Team GB.

Liam Heath (left) and Jon Schofield GB duo win Euro canoe sprint gold

Team GB

24 Jun 12

Liam Heath and Jon Schofield are crowned European champions for the third time in a row at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisburg.

More Ed McKeever stories (3)

Results for Ed McKeever

Date Event Rank Mark
11 Aug Men's Kayak Single 200m Final, Final A 1 gold 36.246
10 Aug Men's Kayak Single 200m Semi-finals, Semi-final 2 1 35.619
10 Aug Men's Kayak Single 200m Heats, Heat 2 1 OB 35.087

Head to Head

Ed McKeever vs Tim Hornsby

Ed McKeever

Ed McKeever One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

36.246 Men's Kayak Single (K1) 200m

Height

1.73m (5'8")

Weight

79kg

Age

31

Tim Hornsby

Tim Hornsby United States flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

39.370 Men's Kayak Single (K1) 200m

Height

1.91m (6'3")

Weight

88kg

Age

28

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