1947 European Rowing Championships

The 1947 European Rowing Championships were rowing championships held on the Rotsee in the Swiss city of Lucerne. The competition was for men only, they competed in all seven Olympic boat classes (M1x, M2x, M2-, M2+, M4-, M4+, M8+), and 15 nations participated.[1] It was the first European Rowing Championships held after World War II, and it was the second time that the regatta was held on the Rotsee; the previous regatta was in 1934.[2]

1947 European Rowing Championships
VenueRotsee
LocationLucerne, Switzerland
Nations15

Medal summary – men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Country & rowers Time Country & rowers Time Country & rowers Time
M1x[3]   France
Jean Séphériadès
  Belgium
Ben Piessens
   Switzerland
Hansjakob Keller
M2x[4]   Netherlands
Henk van der Meer
Tom Neumeier
   Switzerland
Arnoldo Gianella
Ilvo Prosperi
  Czechoslovakia
Jaroslav Vavrena
Frantisek Vrba
M2-[5]   Denmark
Søren Jensen
Jørn Snogdahl
  Austria
Gert Watzke
Kurt Watzke
  France
Jérôme Havlik
Pierre Rivière
M2+[6]   Hungary
Béla Zsitnik
Antal Szendey
Szaniszlo Latinovits (cox)
  Italy
Giovanni Steffè
Aldo Tarlao
Alvino Grio (cox)
  Denmark
Finn Pedersen
Tage Henriksen
Carl-Ebbe Andersen (cox)
M4-[7]   Italy
Giuseppe Moioli
Elio Morille
Giovanni Invernizzi
Franco Faggi
  Czechoslovakia
Karel Vaněk
Josef Schejbal
Jiří Romovacek
Václav Roubík
   Switzerland
Hermann Betschart
Ernst Rufli
Gotthard Oehninger
Karl Schmid
M4+[8]   France
Gaston Piéddeloup
Claude Loewenstein
Gérald Maquat
Jean Roulin
Marcel Boigegrain (cox)
  Italy
Reginaldo Polloni
Riccardo Cerutti
Renato Macario
Francesco Gotti
Domenico Cambieri (cox)
  Czechoslovakia
Bogdan Kopecky
Miroslav Merk
Miroslav Ptacek
Jaroslav Dlohoska
Zdenek Dvorak (cox)
M8+[9]   Italy
Angelo Fioretti
Mario Acchini
Fortunato Maninetti
Bonifacio De Bortoli
Enrico Ruberti
Pietro Sessa
Ezio Acchini
Luigi Gandini
Alessandro Bardelli (cox)
  Denmark
Charles Willumsen
Holger Larsen
Niels Rasmussen
Ib Nielsen
Jarl Emcken
Poul Korup
Børge Hougaard
Gerhardt Sørensen
Niels Wamberg (cox)
   Switzerland
Walter Stapfer
Erich Schriever
Rudolf Reichling
Peter Stebler
Émile Knecht
Heiri Zoller
Fritz Stapfer
Jakob Knöpfel
Franco Brentani (cox)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rotsee – das Mekka der Ruderer" (in German). Regionalzeitung Rontaler AG. 31 January 2012. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Rudersport" (in German). Naturarena Rotsee. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  3. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Einer)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  4. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Doppelzweier)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  5. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Zweier ohne Steuermann)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  6. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Zweier m. Stm.)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  7. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Vierer o.Stm.)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  8. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Vierer m.Stm.)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 16 March 2018.
  9. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Achter)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 16 March 2018.