New Zealand win men's double sculls NZ men secure double sculls gold

Britain's Bill Lucas and Sam Townsend finish fifth in the men's double sculls final as New Zealand take the gold at Eton Dorney.

2 Aug 12

Team GB rowing squad in Windsor Team GB name powerful rowing team

Team GB

6 Jun 12

Great Britain have named 48 rowers in the squad for the London Olympics, with four places still to be decided.

Anna Watkins and Katherine Grainger GB win three golds at World Cup

Team GB

27 May 12

Great Britain's rowers win three gold medals on finals day at the World Cup, their last competition before the Olympic squad is announced.

Anna Watkins and Katherine Grainger with their gold medals GB dominate first World Cup event

Team GB

6 May 12

Great Britain's rowers win four gold medals on the final day of the opening World Cup meeting of the year in Belgrade.

More Men's Double Sculls stories (9)

Head to Head

Bill Lucas vs Sam Townsend

Bill Lucas

Bill Lucas Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:40.54 Men's Double Sculls

Height

1.99m (6'6")

Weight

100kg

Age

26

Sam Townsend

Sam Townsend Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:40.54 Men's Double Sculls

Height

1.99m (6'6")

Weight

100kg

Age

28

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