Frances Houghton Great Britain & N. Ireland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

19 Sep 1980

Height

1.93m

Weight

81kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0
All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
0 2 0

Sport Guides

ROWING

Frances Houghton 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 Frances Houghton

Date Event Rank Mark
1 Aug Women's Quadruple Sculls Final, Final A 6 6:51.54
30 Jul Women's Quadruple Sculls Repechages, Repechage 1 3 6:21.65
28 Jul Women's Quadruple Sculls Heats, Heat 2 4 6:20.71

Head to Head

Frances Houghton vs Melanie Wilson

Frances Houghton

Frances Houghton Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:51.54 Women's Quadruple Sculls

Height

1.93m (6'4")

Weight

81kg

Age

33

Melanie Wilson

Melanie Wilson Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:51.54 Women's Quadruple Sculls

Height

1.82m (6'0")

Weight

75kg

Age

29

View the London 2012 medallist table