David Hosking
RelativesSophie Hosking (daughter)
Medal record

David Hosking is a British lightweight rower. He won a gold medal at the 1980 World Rowing Championships in Hazewinkel with the lightweight men's eight.[1]

Hosking studied at Durham University and joined the Royal Navy following graduation.[2] He is the father of Sophie Hosking.[3]


  1. ^ "David Hosking". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Durham University Sports Review". Issuu. Retrieved 3 September 2018.
  3. ^ Barretto, Lawrence (18 June 2013). "Olympic rowing champion Sophie Hosking retires". BBC Sport. Retrieved 3 September 2018.