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Rasmus Quist Hansen (born 5 April 1980 in Middelfart), also known as Rasmus Quist, is a Danish rower and double World Champion in the lightweight double sculls, with his partner Mads Rasmussen.

Rasmus Quist Hansen
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing  Denmark
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2012 London Lightweight double sculls
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Beijing Lightweight double sculls
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2006 Eton Lightweight double sculls
Gold medal – first place 2007 Munich Lightweight double sculls
Silver medal – second place 2005 Gifu Lightweight double sculls
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Seville Lightweight double sculls
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Poznań Lightweight single sculls

Quist and Rasmussen placed first in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, third in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and fourth in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.


  • Rasmus Quist at FISA
  • "London 2012 Olympics: Rasmus Quist". BBC Sport.
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Rasmus Quist". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC.
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Mikkel Kessler
Danish Sports Name of the Year
(with Mads Rasmussen)
Succeeded by
Denmark national handball team