2008 European Rowing Championships

The 2008 European Rowing Championships were held at the Schinias Olympic Rowing and Canoeing Centre, Marathon, Greece, between 16 and 20 September 2008. They were the 2nd annual event after the decision made in May 2006 by the FISA to re-establish the European Rowing Championships.

2008 European Rowing Championships
LocationMarathon, Greece
Dates16–20 September 2008

Owing to a big storm announced on the Centre, all finales (A and B) took place on Saturday, 20 September and not Sunday, 21 September, as initially scheduled.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's resultsEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
M1x   Ioannis Christou (GRE) 6:52.96   Lukáš Babač (SVK) 6:55.95   Kostiantyn Zaitsev (UKR) 6:57.05
M2x   France
Julien Bahain
Julien Desprès
6:16.92   Estonia
Vladimir Latin
Kaspar Taimsoo
6:18.40   Ukraine
Artem Morozov
Vitaliy Kryvenko
6:20.09
M2-   Greece
Georgios Tsiompanidis
Pavlos Gavriilidis
6:29:42   Serbia
Goran Jagar
Nikola Stojić
6:31.21   France
Jean-David Bernard
Laurent Cadot
6:31.29
LM2x   Greece
Dimitrios Mouyios
Vasileios Polymeros
6:16.53   Italy
Lorenzo Bertini
Daniele Gilardoni
6:19.34   Hungary
Zsolt Hirling
Tamás Varga
6:22.41
M4x   Estonia
Allar Raja
Andrei Jämsä
Tõnu Endrekson
Jüri Jaanson
5:45.75   Germany
Markus Kuffner
Tim Bartels
Daniel Makowski
René Burmeister
5:47.75   Ukraine
Serhiy Hryn
Volodymyr Pavlovskiy
Oleh Lykov
Serhiy Biloushchenko
5:47.86
M4-   Greece
Nikolaos Goudoulas
Apostolos Goudoulas
Ioannis Tsilis
Georgios Tziallas
5:57.24   Italy
Domenico Montrone
Romano Battisti
Sergio Canciani
Andrea Tranquilli
6:00.04   Belarus
Andrei Dzemyanenka
Vadzim Lialin
Yauheni Nosau
Aliaksandr Kazubouski
6:02.36
LM4-   Italy
Salvatore Amitrano
Fabrizio Gabriele
Andrea Caianiello
Armando Dell'Aquila
5:58.92   Serbia
Veljko Urošević
Nenad Babović
Goran Nedeljković
Miloš Tomić
6:02.31   Czech Republic
Vlastimil Čabla
Vojtěch Bejblík
Jiří Kopač
Miroslav Vraštil Jr.
6:04.92
M8+   France
Victor Bordereau
Adrien Hardy
Pierre-Jean Peltier
Jean-Baptiste Macquet
Frédéric Doucet
Benjamin Rondeau
Sébastien Lente
Dorian Mortelette
Benjamin Manceau
5:32.01   Russia
Anton Zarutskiy
Aleksandr Lebedev
Roman Vorotnikov
Edgar Ivans
Aleksandr Kulesh
Dmitriy Rozinkevich
Vladimir Volodenkov
Denis Markelov
Pavel Safonkin
5:32.76   Poland
Sebastian Kosiorek
Michał Stawowski
Patryk Brzeziński
Piotr Buchalski
Wojciech Gutorski
Marcin Brzeziński
Rafał Hejmej
Mikołaj Burda
Daniel Trojanowski
5:33.11

Women's resultsEdit

Event Gold Time Silver Time Bronze Time
W1x   Miroslava Knapková (CZE) 7:27.42   Annick De Decker (BEL) 7:34.04   Regina Naunheim (SUI) 7:35.04
W2x   Ukraine
Kateryna Tarasenko
Yana Dementyeva
6:55.95   Poland
Magdalena Fularczyk
Natalia Madaj
6:57.33   Italy
Gabriella Bascelli
Erika Bello
6:58.10
W2-   Romania
Georgeta Damian-Andrunache
Viorica Susanu
7:17.53   Russia
Vera Pochitaeva
Alevtina Podvyazkina
7:19.05   Belarus
Volha Shcharbachenia
Tatsiana Kukhta
7:21.35
LW2x   Greece
Chrysi Biskitzi
Alexandra Tsiavou
7:02.71   Poland
Weronika Deresz
Ilona Mokronowska
7:04.98   Hungary
Zsófia Novák
Zsuzsanna Hajdú
7:08.80
W4x   Ukraine
Svitlana Spiriukhova
Olena Olefirenko
Nataliya Lialchuk
Tetiana Kolesnikova
6:26.54   Russia
Olga Samulenkova
Larisa Merk
Oxana Dorodnova
Julia Kalinovskaya
6:28.20   Romania
Ionelia Neacşu
Cristina Ilie
Adelina Cojocariu
Roxana Cogianu
6:30.64
W8+   Romania
Constanța Burcică
Ana Maria Apachiţei
Rodica Şerban-Florea
Enikő Barabás
Camelia Lupaşcu
Ioana Papuc
Simona Muşat-Strimbeschi
Doina Ignat
Teodora Stoica
6:10.22   Great Britain
Jo Cook
Vicky Myers
Georgina Menheneott
Emily Taylor
Rachel Loveridge
Kirsty Myles
Lindsey Maguire
Hannah Elsy
Rebecca Dowbiggin
6:12.46   Belarus
Volha Maroz
Aliza Klimovich
Hanna Nakhayeva
Katsiaryna Yarmolich
Natallia Helakh
Volha Shcharbachenia
Tatsiana Kukhta
Yuliya Bichyk
Anastasiya Katsiashova
6:22.79

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Greece (GRE)5005
2  Ukraine (UKR)2035
3  France (FRA)2013
  Romania (ROU)2013
5  Italy (ITA)1214
6  Estonia (EST)1102
7  Czech Republic (CZE)1012
8  Russia (RUS)0303
9  Poland (POL)0213
10  Serbia (SRB)0202
11  Belgium (BEL)0101
  Germany (GER)0101
  Great Britain (GBR)0101
  Slovakia (SVK)0101
15  Belarus (BLR)0033
16  Hungary (HUN)0022
17   Switzerland (SUI)0011
Totals (17 nations)14141442

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