1986 World Rowing Championships
VenueNational Watersports Centre
LocationNottingham, United Kingdom
Dates17 to 24 August

The 1986 World Rowing Championships were World Rowing Championships that were held from 17 to 24 August 1986 at Nottingham in the United Kingdom.[1][2]

Medal summary

Looking at the open weight classes only, East Germany was the most successful nation (4 gold – 2 silver – 5 bronze) followed by the Soviet Union (3–2–2) and Romania (2–2–1).[3]

Men's events

Event: Gold: Time Silver: Time Bronze: Time
M1x [4]  West Germany
Peter-Michael Kolbe
6:54.90  Finland
Pertti Karppinen
6:58.90  Soviet Union
Vasil Yakusha
7:00.13
M2x[5]  Italy
Alberto Belgeri (b)
Igor Pescialli (s)
6:11.33  Bulgaria
Chavdar Radev (b)
Dimitar Kamburski (s)
6:32.22  East Germany
Andreas Hajek (b)
Uwe Heppner (s)
6:33.64
M4x[6]  Soviet Union
Valeriy Dosenko (b)
Sergey Kinyakin (2)
Mikhail Ivanov (3)
Igor Kotko (s)
5:47.41  Poland
Waldemar Wojda (b)
Mirosław Mruk (2)
Sławomir Cieślakowski (3)
Andrzej Krzepiński (s)
5:49.51  Canada
Doug Hamilton (2) (b)
Robert Mills (3)
Paul Douma
Mel LaForme (s)
5:50.52
M2+[7]  Great Britain
Andy Holmes (b)
Steve Redgrave (s)
Patrick Sweeney (c)
6:51.66  Italy
Carmine Abbagnale (b)
Giuseppe Abbagnale (s)
Giuseppe Di Capua (c)
6:52.90  East Germany
Thomas Greiner (b)
Olaf Förster (s)
Udo Kühn (c)
6:54.58
M2-[8]  Soviet Union
Yuriy Pimenov (b)
Nikolay Pimenov (s)
6:42.37  Italy
Marco Romano (b)
Pasquale Aiese (s)
6:44.52  East Germany
Dirk Rendant (b)
Mario Kliesch [de] (s)
6:44.70
M4+[9]  East Germany
Frank Klawonn (b)
Bernd Eichwurzel (2)
Bernd Niesecke (3)
Karsten Schmeling (s)
Hendrik Reiher (c)
6:03.81  New Zealand
Nigel Atherfold (b)
Bruce Holden (2)
Greg Johnston (3)
Chris White (s)
Andrew Bird (c)
6:05.77  United States
Doug Burden (b)
Chris Huntington (2)
Kurt Bausback (3)
John Walters (s)
Jon Fish (c)
6:08.58
M4-[10]  United States
Ted Swinford (b)
Daniel Lyons (2)
John Riley (3)
Robert Espeseth (s)
6:03.53  West Germany
Norbert Keßlau (b)
Volker Grabow (2)
Jörg Puttlitz (3)
Guido Grabow (s)
6:03.63  East Germany
Jörg Timmermann (b)
Jens Luedecke (2)
Ralf Brudel (3)
Thomas-Robert Füting (s)
6:06.25
M8+[11]  Australia
James Galloway (b)
Malcolm Batten (2)
Andrew Cooper (3)
Mike McKay (4)
Mark Doyle (5)
James Tomkins (6)
Ion Popa (7)
Stephen Evans (s)
Dale Caterson (c)
5:33.54  Soviet Union
Veniamin But (b)
Jonas Pinskus (2)
Aleksander Voloshin (3)
Mykola Komarov (4)
Pavlo Hurkovskiy (5)
Viktor Diduk (6)
Viktor Omelyanovich (7)
Zigmantas Gudauskas (s)
Hryhoriy Dmytrenko (c)
5:37.61  United States
Jonathan Kissick (b)
John Smith (2)
Thomas Kiefer (3)
David Krmpotich (4)
John Terwilliger (5)
Edward Ives (6)
Kevin Still (7)
Andrew Sudduth (s)
Mark Zembsch (c)
5:38.20
Men's lightweight events
LM1x[12]  Australia
Peter Antonie
7:18.10  Denmark
Bjarne Eltang
7:18.12  United States
Glenn Florio
7:20.87
LM2x[13]  Great Britain
Allan Whitwell (b)
Carl Smith (s)
6:41.73  France
Luc Crispon (b)
Thierry Renault (s)
6:44.76  Canada
Rob Haag (b)
Cam Harvey (s)
6:45.46
LM4-[14]  Italy
Franco Pantano (b)
Dario Longhin (2)
Nerio Gainotti (3)
Mauro Torta (s)
6:18.26  Great Britain
Christopher Bates (b)
Peter Haining (2)
Neil Staite (3)
Stuart Forbes (s)
6:20.79  Spain
Fernando Molina Castillo (b)
José María de Marco Pérez (2)
Carlos Muniesa (3)
Alberto Molina Castillo (s)
6:21.68
LM8+[15]  Italy
Maurizio Losi (b)
Michele Savoia (2)
Vittorio Torcellan (3)
Massimo Lana (4)
Stefano Spremberg (5)
Carlo Gaddi (6)
Andrea Re (7)
Fabrizio Ravasi (s)
Massimo Di Deco (c)
5:44.63  West Germany
Thomas Güntermann (b)
Udo Hennig (2)
Detlef Glitsch (3)
Harald Galster (4)
Alwin Otten (5)
Frank Rogall (6)
Andreas Hobler (7)
Wolfgang Birkner (s)
Torsten Kreis (c)
5:46.58  Denmark
Jørn Jørgensen (b)
Kim Hagsted (2)
Morten Espersen (3)
Leif Jacobsen (4)
Michael Sørensen (5)
Flemming Jensen (6)
Vagn Nielsen (7)
Bent Fransson (s)
Stephen Masters (c)
5:50.05

Women's events

Event: Gold: Time Silver: Time Bronze: Time
W1x[16]  East Germany
Jutta Hampe
7:29.60  Bulgaria
Magdalena Georgieva
7:32.22  Soviet Union
Antonina Dumcheva
7:35.08
W2x[17]  East Germany
Sylvia Schwabe (b)
Beate Schramm (s)
6:57.71  Romania
Veronica Cogeanu (b)
Elisabeta Lipă (s)
7:00.96  New Zealand
Robin Clarke (b)
Stephanie Foster (s)
7:03.35
W4x[18]  East Germany
Kerstin Pieloth (b)
Birgit Peter (2)
Kerstin Hinze (3)
Jana Sorgers (s)
6:13.91  Romania
Anișoara Bălan (b)
Doina Robu (2)
Anișoara Sorohan (3)
Maricica Țăran (s)
6:20.56  Netherlands
Marijke Zeekant (b)
Marjan Pentenga (2)
Nicolette Wessel (3)
Jos Compaan (s)
6:24.85
W2-[19]  Romania
Rodica Arba (b)
Olga Homeghi (s)
7:12.20  Soviet Union
Galina Stepanova (b)
Marina Pegova (s)
7:17.06  East Germany
Kathrin Haacker (b)
Martina Walther (s)
7:18.84
W4+[20]  Romania
Doina Bălan (b)
Marioara Trașcă (2)
Chira Stoean (3)
Lucia Sauca (s)
Viorica Ioja (c)
6:43.86  East Germany
Kerstin Spittler (b)
Beatrix Schröer (2)
Corinna Scheid (3)
Carola Lichey (s)
Sylvia Müller (c)
6:48.46  Canada
Jane Tregunno (b)
Jennifer Walinga (2)
Christina Clarke (3)
Tricia Smith (s)
Lesley Thompson-Willie (c)
6:51.27
W8+[21]  Soviet Union
Elena Tereshina (b)
Marina Suprun (2)
Saria Sakirova (3)
Olena Pukhaieva (4)
Marina Znak (5)
Irina Teterina (6)
Lidiya Averyanova (7)
Vida Cesiūnaitė (s)
Valentina Khokhlova (c)
6:08.76  East Germany
Gerlinde Doberschütz (b)
Anett Devantier (2)
Kathrin Dienstbier (3)
Ute Stange (4)
Anja Kluge (5)
Carola Hornig (6)
Annekathrin Fercho (7)
Ute Wild (s)
Daniela Neunast (c)
6:09.77  Romania
Mihaela Armășescu (b)
Camelia Diaconescu (2)
Carolina Matei (3)
Adriana Chelariu (4)
Veronica Necula (5)
Livia Țicanu (6)
Florica Lavric (7)
Herta Anitaș (s)
Mariana Dorobantu (c)
6:11.26
Women's lightweight events
LW1x[22]  Romania
Maria Sava
7:33.28  Belgium
Rita De Fauw
7:35.24  United States
Angela Herron
7:37.11
LW2x[23]  United States
Christine Ernst (b)
Carey Sands-Marden (s)
7:17.13  Great Britain
Gillian Bond (b)
Carol Ann Wood (s)
 Netherlands
Karin Hommers (b)
Ellen Meliesie (s)
7:19.12 tie for second place
LW4-[24]  United States
Carolyn Mehaffey (b)
Sandy Kendall (2)
Mandy Kowal (3)
Anne Martin (s)
6:53.92  Great Britain
Alexa Forbes (b)
Gillian Hodges (2)
Lin Clark (3)
Judith Burne (s)
6:56.36  West Germany
Claudia Engels (b)
Ute Zobeley (2)
Sonja Petri (3)
Evelyn Herwegh [de] (s)
6:56.64

References

  1. ^ British Rowing Almanack. Amateur Rowing Association. 1987.
  2. ^ "1986 World Rowing Championships". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 18 March 2016.
  3. ^ "Hart bedrängt, doch am Ende die erfolgreichste Mannschaft" [Hard pressed, but in the end the most successful team]. Neues Deutschland (in German). Vol. 41, no. 200. 25 August 1986. p. 7. Retrieved 23 September 2018.(registration required)
  4. ^ "(M1x) Men's Single Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  5. ^ "(M2x) Men's Double Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  6. ^ "(M4x) Men's Quadruple Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  7. ^ "(M2+) Men's Coxed Pair – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  8. ^ "(M2-) Men's Pair – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  9. ^ "(M4+) Men's Coxed Four – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  10. ^ "(M4-) Men's Four – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  11. ^ "(M8+) Men's Eight – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  12. ^ "(LM1x) Lightweight Men's Single Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  13. ^ "(LM2x) Lightweight Men's Double Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  14. ^ "(LM4-) Lightweight Men's Four – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  15. ^ "(LM8+) Lightweight Men's Eight – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  16. ^ "(W1x) Women's Single Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  17. ^ "(W2x) Women's Double Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  18. ^ "(W4x) Women's Quadruple Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  19. ^ "(W2-) Women's Pair – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 26 November 2016.
  20. ^ "(W4+) Women's Coxed Four – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  21. ^ "(W8+) Women's Eight – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  22. ^ "(LW1x) Lightweight Women's Single Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  23. ^ "(LW2x) Lightweight Women's Double Sculls – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.
  24. ^ "(LW4-) Lightweight Women's Four – Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2016.