Drew Ginn Australia
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

20 Nov 1974

Height

1.95m

Weight

85kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Top Performances

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ROWING

Biography

Competed in: ROWINGRowing

The three-time Olympic champion rowed through immense pain to win gold in Beijing

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Drew Ginn 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.

Results for Drew Ginn

Date Event Rank Mark
4 Aug Men's Four Final, Final A 2 silver 6:05.19
2 Aug Men's Four Semi-finals, Semi-final A/B 1 2 5:59.23
30 Jul Men's Four Heats, Heat 1 1 OB 5:47.06

Head to Head

Drew Ginn vs Alex Gregory

Drew Ginn

Drew Ginn One to watch Australia flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:05.19 Men's Four

Height

1.95m (6'5")

Weight

85kg

Age

40

Alex Gregory

Alex Gregory Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:03.97 Men's Four

Height

1.98m (6'6")

Weight

98kg

Age

30

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