Adriana Chelariu
Personal information
Birth nameAdriana Bazon
Full nameAdriana Bazon-Chelariu
Born5 July 1963 (1963-07-05) (age 58)
Copălău, Romania[1]
Height181 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight81 kg (179 lb)
ClubDinamo Bucharest[2]

Adriana Bazon-Chelariu[3] (née Bazon, born 5 July 1963) is a retired Romanian rower. She competed at the 1984, 1988 and 1992 Olympics and five world championships between 1985 and 1991 and won 10 medals, including three world championship gold medals and three Olympic silver medals.[2] At the 1987 World Rowing Championships, she still competed under her maiden name[4] and at the 1988 Olympics, she started under her married name.


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Adriana Chelariu-Bazon". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 3 December 2016.
  2. ^ a b Adriana Bazon. Romanian Olympic Committee
  3. ^ "World Rowing Media Guide". Retrieved 17 April 2021. Adriana Bazon-Chelariu
  4. ^ "Nach dem "Krebs" ging die Post ab" [After the "crab" they went off]. Berliner Zeitung (in German). 43 (204). 31 August 1987. p. 6. Retrieved 23 September 2018.