Rowing

Facts

Disciplines Rowing
Participants 7523
NOCs 101
Competitions held 254
Distinct events 35
IF World Rowing

Description

All-time medal table

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
United States USA 33 32 24 89
East Germany GDR 33 7 8 48
Great Britain GBR 31 24 13 68
Germany GER 27 18 15 60
Romania ROU 19 10 9 38
Soviet Union URS 12 20 10 42
Australia AUS 11 15 14 40
New Zealand NZL 11 3 10 24
Italy ITA 10 14 14 38
Canada CAN 9 17 15 41
France FRA 7 14 13 34
Netherlands NED 7 12 12 31
Switzerland SUI 7 8 9 24
Denmark DEN 7 5 12 24
West Germany FRG 4 4 6 14
Poland POL 4 3 11 18
Norway NOR 3 6 8 17
Bulgaria BUL 3 4 7 14
Finland FIN 3 1 3 7
Czechoslovakia TCH 2 2 7 11
Belarus BLR 2 1 4 7
People's Republic of China CHN 1 4 4 9
Croatia CRO 1 3 1 5
Czech Republic CZE 1 3 1 5
Slovenia SLO 1 1 3 5
Yugoslavia YUG 1 1 3 5
Argentina ARG 1 1 2 4
South Africa RSA 1 1 1 3
Ukraine UKR 1 1 1 3
Russian Federation RUS 1 0 3 4
Belgium BEL 0 6 2 8
Austria AUT 0 3 2 5
Estonia EST 0 2 1 3
Sweden SWE 0 2 0 2
Uruguay URU 0 1 3 4
Greece GRE 0 1 2 3
Hungary HUN 0 1 2 3
Lithuania LTU 0 1 2 3
Ireland IRL 0 1 0 1
Spain ESP 0 1 0 1
Unified Team EUN 0 0 1 1

Most successful competitors

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Elisabeta Oleniuc-Lipă ROU 5 2 1 8
Steven Redgrave GBR 5 0 1 6
Georgeta Damian-Andrunache ROU 5 0 1 6
Doina Ignat ROU 4 1 1 6
Kathrin Boron GER 4 0 1 5
Viorica Susanu ROU 4 0 1 5
Matthew Pinsent GBR 4 0 0 4
Jack Beresford GBR 3 2 0 5
Constanța Pipotă-Burcică ROU 3 1 1 5
Elena Georgescu ROU 3 1 1 5

Event types

Discipline Name Gender Still contested? Times held?
Rowing Single Sculls Men 28
Rowing Double Sculls Men 24
Rowing Coxless Pairs Men 24
Rowing Quadruple Sculls Men 11
Rowing Coxless Fours Men 24
Rowing Eights Men 27
Rowing Lightweight Double Sculls Men 6
Rowing Lightweight Coxless Fours Men 6
Rowing Single Sculls Women 11
Rowing Double Sculls Women 11
Rowing Coxless Pairs Women 11
Rowing Quadruple Sculls Women 8
Rowing Eights Women 11
Rowing Lightweight Double Sculls Women 6
Rowing Single Sculls Boys 3
Rowing Coxless Pairs Boys 3
Rowing Single Sculls Girls 3
Rowing Coxless Pairs Girls 3
Rowing Coxed Pairs (1 kilometre) Men 1
Rowing Coxed Pairs (1 mile) Men 1
Rowing Coxed Pairs Men 18
Rowing Coxed Fours Men 20
Rowing Coxed Fours, Outriggers Men 1
Rowing Coxed Fours, Inriggers Men 1
Rowing 6-Man Naval Rowing Boats Men 1
Rowing 17-Man Naval Rowing Boats Men 1
Rowing Single Sculls, Intermediate Men 1
Rowing Single Sculls, Association Men 1
Rowing Double Sculls, Intermediate Men 1
Rowing Coxless Pairs, Intermediate Men 1
Rowing Coxless Fours, Intermediate Men 1
Rowing Eights, Intermediate Men 1
Rowing Coxless Fours Women 1
Rowing Coxed Fours Women 4
Rowing Coxed Quadruple Sculls Women 3