1926 European Rowing Championships

The 1926 European Rowing Championships were rowing championships held on Lake Lucerne in the Swiss city of Lucerne.[1] The competition was for men only and they competed in all seven Olympic boat classes (M1x, M2x, M2-, M2+, M4-, M4+, M8+).

1926 European Rowing Championships
VenueLake Lucerne
LocationLucerne, Switzerland
Dates?–6 September

CompetitionEdit

The regatta was held on Lake Lucerne; the 1908 European Rowing Championships had also been held there.[2] From 1933 onwards, the nearby Rotsee was used for regattas instead. The final race day in 1926 was Monday, 6 September. The Italian eight was from Canottieri Bucintoro in Venice.[3]

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Country & rowers Time Country & rowers Time Country & rowers Time
M1x[4]    Switzerland
Josef Schneider
  Hungary
Béla Szendey
  Belgium
Fernand Vintens
M2x[5]    Switzerland
Rudolf Bosshard
Maurice Rieder
  Italy
Michelangelo Bernasconi
Alessandro de Col
  Belgium
 ?
M2-[6]    Switzerland
Alois Reinhard
Willy Siegenthaler
  Italy
Jean Cipollina
Massimo Ballestrero[a]
  Netherlands
Hein van Suylekom
Carel van Wankum
M2+[7]    Switzerland
Edouard Schädeli
Willy Müller
Fernand Eggenschwyler (cox)
  Italy
Pier Luigi Vestrini
Renzo Vestrini
Cesare Milani (cox)
  Netherlands
J.H.A. Langen van den Valk
H.S. de Vries
Tjong (cox)
M4-[8]    Switzerland
Alois Reinhard
Otto Bühlmann
Kaspar Zimmermann
Willy Siegenthaler
  Netherlands
B.C.M. van Ogtrop
Roelof Hommema
Egbertus Waller
P.A. Kroesen
  Portugal
[b]
M4+[9]   Italy
Antonio Ghiardello
Mario Ghiardello
Giovanni-Battista Pastine
Andrea Ghiardello
Ugo Giangrande (cox)
   Switzerland
Karl Schöchlin
Hans Schöchlin
Paul Käser
Wilhelm Wippermann
Theophil Mosimann (cox)
  Poland
Franciszek Bronikowski
Leon Birkholc
Mieczyslaw Figurski
Franciszek Janik
Franciszek Brzesinski (cox)
M8+[10]   Netherlands
Hans Kruyt
Teun Beijnen
F.M. Joseph
Appel Ooiman
A. van Asgum
J.B. Bosscher
Tjallie James
K.J. Stigter
M.O. Davis (cox)
  Italy
Vincenzo Fabiano
Francesco Fabiano
Angelo Olgeni
Gildo Foco
Terenzio Catullo
Giuseppe Camuffo
Aldo Olgeni
Aldo Bettini
Gino Bettini (cox)
+0.3 sec[3]   Belgium
Robert Swartelé
Maurice Swartelé
Theo Wambeke
Alphonse Dewette
J. van Parys
Hippolyte Schouppe
C. de Jonghe
Jean Bauwens (cox)

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ This is likely to be wrong as Ballestrero is listed as a coxswain in several sources.
  2. ^ The source does not list the names of the team members.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Event Information". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  2. ^ "Event Information". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 1 July 2018.
  3. ^ a b "La nostra storia" [Our history] (in Italian). Canottieri Bucintoro. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  4. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Einer)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  5. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Doppelzweier)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  6. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Zweier ohne Steuermann)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  7. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Zweier m. Stm.)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  8. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Vierer o.Stm.)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  9. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Vierer m.Stm.)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  10. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Achter)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 30 June 2018.