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Rowing at the 1948 Summer Olympics – Men's double sculls

The men's double sculls competition at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London took place are at Henley Royal Regatta Course on the Henley-on-Thames.[1]

Men's double sculls
at the Games of the XIV Olympiad
Date5–9 August
Competitors24 from 12 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Dickie Burnell
Bert Bushnell
 Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Ebbe Parsner
Aage Larsen
 Denmark
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Juan Rodríguez
William Jones
 Uruguay
← 1936
1952 →

ScheduleEdit

Date Round
5 August 1948 Heats
6 August 1948 Repechage
7 August 1948 Semifinal
9 August 1948 Final

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

First boat of each heat qualified to the semifinal, remainder goes to the repechage.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Jacques Maillet
Christian Guilbert
  France 6:47.8 Q
2 Dickie Burnell
Bert Bushnell
  Great Britain 6:56.9
3 Mario Ustolin
Francesco Dapiran
  Italy 6:59.2

Heat 2Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Ebbe Parsner
Aage Larsen
  Denmark 6:50.1 Q
2 Maurice Gueissaz
Maurice Matthey
  Switzerland 6:58.7
3 Gabriel Beaudry
Fred Graves
  Canada 7:09.3

Heat 3Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Ben Piessens
Willy Collet
  Belgium 6:50.9 Q
2 Tom Neumeier
Henk van der Meer
  Netherlands 6:56.1
3 Juan Rodríguez
William Jones
  Uruguay 7:14.0

Heat 4Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Joe Angyal
Arthur Gallagher
  United States 7:01.3 Q
2 Ángel Malvicino
Teodoro Nölting
  Argentina 7:08.0
3 Sándor Ormándi
József Simó
  Hungary 7:12.1

RepechageEdit

First boat of each heat qualified to the semifinal.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Dickie Burnell
Bert Bushnell
  Great Britain ? Q
2 Tom Neumeier
Henk van der Meer
  Netherlands 7:00.2
3 Ángel Malvicino
Teodoro Nölting
  Argentina 7:07.1

Heat 2Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Mario Ustolin
Francesco Dapiran
  Italy 6:53.9 Q
2 Maurice Gueissaz
Maurice Matthey
  Switzerland 7:00.2
3 Sándor Ormándi
József Simó
  Hungary 7:09.3

Heat 3Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Juan Rodríguez
William Jones
  Uruguay 7:02.1 Q
2 Gabriel Beaudry
Fred Graves
  Canada 7:08.7

SemifinalEdit

First boat of each heat qualified to the final.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Dickie Burnell
Bert Bushnell
  Great Britain 7:55.7 Q
2 Joe Angyal
Arthur Gallagher
  United States 8:07.3
3 Ben Piessens
Willy Collet
  Belgium 8:17.2

Heat 2Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Ebbe Parsner
Aage Larsen
  Denmark 7:48.3 Q
2 Mario Ustolin
Francesco Dapiran
  Italy 7:58.2

Heat 3Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
1 Juan Rodríguez
William Jones
  Uruguay 8:02.2 Q
2 Jacques Maillet
Christian Guilbert
  France 8:33.2

FinalEdit

Rank Rowers Country Time Notes
  Dickie Burnell
Bert Bushnell
  Great Britain 6:51.3
  Ebbe Parsner
Aage Larsen
  Denmark 6:55.3
  Juan Rodríguez
William Jones
  Uruguay 7:12.4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rowing at the 1948 London Summer Games: Men's Double Sculls". Sports Reference. Retrieved 1 August 2018.

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