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Richard Phillip Egington (born (1979-02-26)26 February 1979 in Warrington, Cheshire) is a British rower. He won a silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics for Great Britain in the men's eight.[1] At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, United Kingdom he was part of the British crew that won the bronze medal in the eight.[2]

Richard Egington
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing  Great Britain
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2008 Beijing Eight
Bronze medal – third place 2012 London Eight
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2009 Poznan Coxless four (M4-)
Gold medal – first place 2011 Bled Coxless four (M4-)


  1. ^ "Team GB > Beijing 2008> Athlete profile > Richard Egington". 2008 Summer Olympics. Retrieved 3 January 2010.
  2. ^ Barretto, Lawrence (2 August 2012). "Olympics rowing: GB bronze in men's eight won by Germany". BBC Sport. Archived from the original on 4 August 2012. Retrieved 2 August 2012.