1996 World Rowing Championships
VenueStrathclyde Country Park
LocationMotherwell, Strathclyde, United Kingdom
Dates11 August

The 1996 World Rowing Championships were World Rowing Championships that were held on 11 August 1996 in conjunction with the World Junior Rowing Championships in Motherwell, Strathclyde, United Kingdom.[1] The event took place at Strathclyde Country Park. Since 1996 was an Olympic year for rowing, the World Championships did not include Olympic events scheduled for the 1996 Summer Olympics.

Medal summary

Men's events

Event: Gold: Time Silver: Time Bronze: Time
M4+  Romania
Dorin Alupei
Gabriel Marin
Iulică Ruican
Viorel Talapan
Alexei Raducanu (c)
6:25.74  Czech Republic
Dusan Businsky
Michal Dalecký
Pavel Malinsky
Lubomir Skalicky
Oldřich Hejdušek (c)
6:26.76  Russia
Vladimir Andreyev
Aleksandr Litvinchev
Gennadiy Mulitsa
Evgeniy Ovtcharov
Aleksey Mitienko (c)
6:28.17
M2+  France
Luc Prévot
Yannick Schulte
Christophe Tellier (c)
7:18.26  Romania
Dimitrie Popescu
Nicolae Țaga
Dumitru Răducanu (c)
7:18.96  Netherlands
Remco Schnieders
Leofwin Visman
Chun Wei Cheung (c)
7:22.33
Men's lightweight events
LM1x  Denmark
Karsten Nielsen
7:35.72  Czech Republic
Tomáš Kacovský
7:36.01  Finland
Heikki Haavikko
7:37.15
LM4x  Italy
Lorenzo Bertini
Paolo Pittino
Franco Sancassani
Massimo Guglielmi
06:10.11  Germany
Oliver Ibielski
Alexander Lutz
Andreas Lutz
Frank Mager
6:11.53  France
Frederic Ceresoli
Frédéric Dufour
Thierry Richard
Pascal Touron
6:11.82
LM2-  Denmark
Thomas Ebert
Bo Helleberg
7:06.34  Ireland
Neville Maxwell
Tony O'Connor
7:09.25  Germany
Tobias Müller
Oliver Rau
7:10.73
LM8+  Germany
Andreas Bech
Matthias Edeler
Dirk Jenny
Stefan Locher
Marcus Mielke
Teja Töpfer
Vladimir Vukelic
Uwe Maerz
Klaus Klotz (c)
5:55.06  Denmark
Jens Christensen
Thomas Croft Buck
Wilhelm Drexel


Jorn Hamdorf
Morten Hansen Skov
Søren Henrichsen
Jeppe Jensen Kollat
Michael Jensen
Dennis Larsen (c)

5:56.96  Canada
Jon Beare
Ross Beattie
Chris Davidson
Len Diplock
Graham Mclaren
Ben Storey
Bryan Thompson
Edward Winchester
Chris Taylor (c)
5:59.47

Women's events

Event: Gold: Time Silver: Time Bronze: Time
W4-  United States
Emily Dirksen
Sara Field
Amy Turner
Rosana Zegarra
6:49.48  Romania
Liliana Gafencu
Doina Ignat
Elisabeta Lipă
Marioara Ciobanu-Popescu
6:51.36  Germany
Claudia Barth
Gerte John
Doreen Martin
Lenka Wech
6:55.15
Women's lightweight events
LW1x  Romania
Constanța Burcică
8:06.90  France
Benedicte Dorfman - Luzuy
8:07.66  United States
Sarah Garner
8:09.74
LW2-  United States
Christine Smith-Collins
Ellen Minzner
7:56.66  Great Britain
Alison Brownless
Jane Hall
8:02.71  Romania
Camelia Macoviciuc
Maria Sava
8:03.31
LW4-[2]  China
Liu Bili
Liu Mei Ling
Wang Fang
Zhong Aifang
7:08.56  Great Britain
Patricia Corless
Robyn Morris
Malindi Myers
Jo Nitsch
7:09.55  United States
Kari Green
Julie McCleery
Whitney Post
Sarah Simmons
7:11.10

Medal table

Place Nation 1st place, gold medalist(s) 2nd place, silver medalist(s) 3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Total
1  Romania 2 2 1 5
2  Denmark 2 1 0 3
3  United States 2 0 1 3
4  Germany 1 1 2 4
5  France 1 1 1 3
6  Italy 1 0 0 1
7  Czech Republic 0 2 0 2
8  Ireland 0 1 0 1
 Great Britain 0 1 0 1
10  Canada 0 0 1 1
 Finland 0 0 1 1
 Netherlands 0 0 1 1
 Russia 0 0 1 1
Total 9 9 9 27

References

  1. ^ "1996 World Rowing Championships". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 18 March 2016.
  2. ^ "(LW4-) Lightweight Women's Four - Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 4 October 2017.