Rowing at the 1952 Summer Olympics – Men's eight

The men's eight competition at the 1952 Summer Olympics took place at Meilahti, Finland.[1]

Men's eight
at the Games of the XV Olympiad
Date20–23 July
Competitors126 from 14 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Frank Shakespeare
William Fields
James Dunbar
Richard Murphy
Robert Detweiler
Henry Proctor
Wayne Frye
Edward Stevens
Charles Manring
 United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Yevgeny Brago
Vladimir Rodimushkin
Aleksey Komarov
Igor Borisov
Slava Amiragov
Leonid Gissen
Yevgeny Samsonov
Vladimir Kryukov
Igor Polyakov
 Soviet Union
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Bob Tinning
Ernest Chapman
Nimrod Greenwood
David Anderson
Geoff Williamson
Mervyn Finlay
Edward Pain
Phil Cayzer
Tom Chessell
 Australia
← 1948
1956 →

ResultsEdit

The following rowers took part:[1]

Rank Rowers Country
  Frank Shakespeare
William Fields
James Dunbar
Richard Murphy
Robert Detweiler
Henry Proctor
Wayne Frye
Edward Stevens
Charles Manring
  United States
  Yevgeny Brago
Vladimir Rodimushkin
Aleksey Komarov
Igor Borisov
Slava Amiragov
Leonid Gissen
Yevgeny Samsonov
Vladimir Kryukov
Igor Polyakov
  Soviet Union
  Bob Tinning
Ernest Chapman
Nimrod Greenwood
David Anderson
Geoff Williamson
Mervyn Finlay
Edward Pain
Phil Cayzer
Tom Chessell
  Australia
David Macklin
Alastair MacLeod
Nicholas Clack
Roger Sharpley
Edward Worlidge
Brian Lloyd
William Windham
David Jennens
John Hinde
  Great Britain
Anton Reinartz
Michael Reinartz
Roland Freihoff
Heinz Zünkler
Peter Betz
Stefan Reinartz
Hans Betz
Toni Siebenhaar
Hermann Zander
  Germany
Ladislav Matetić
Branko Belačić
Vladimir Horvat
Vojko Šeravić
Karlo Pavlenć
Boris Beljak
Stanko Despot
Drago Husjak
Zdenko Bego
  Yugoslavia
István Sándor
Csaba Kovács
Miklós Zágon
Tibor Nádas
Rezső Riheczky
Pál Bakos
László Marton
Béla Zsitnik
Róbert Zimonyi
  Hungary
Ted Chilcott
Jack Taylor
Bo Westlake
Frank Young
John Sharp
Mervin Kaye
Jack Russell
George McCauley
Norm Rowe
  Canada
Lennart Andersson
Frank Olsson
John Niklasson
Gösta Adamsson
Ivan Simonsson
Ragnar Ek
Thore Börjesson
Rune Andersson
Sture Baatz
  Sweden
Bjørn Stybert
Preben Hoch
Mogens Snogdahl
Jørn Snogdahl
Helge Muxoll Schrøder
Björn Brönnum
Leif Hermansen
Ole Scavenius Jensen
John Vilhelmsen
  Denmark
Iosif Bergesz
Milivoi Iancovici
Ștefan Konyelicska
Gheorghe Măcinic
Ion Niga
Ștefan Pongratz
Alexandru Rotaru
Ștefan Somogy
Ion Vlăduț
  Romania
Albino Baldan
Savino Dalla Puppa
Alberto Bozzato
Ferdinando Smerghetto
Montanino Nuvoli
Dino Nardin
Ottorino Enzo
Pier Nicola Attorese
Sergio Ghiatto
  Italy
Felisberto Fortes
Albino Simões Neto
Manuel Regala
João Cravo
João Alberto Lemos
Carlos da Benta
João da Paula
Zacarias Andias
José Pinheiro
  Portugal
Tor Lundsten
Birger Andersson
Eero Lehtovirta
Yrjö Hakoila
Antti Arell
Harry Wikman
Esko Lyytikkä
Klaus Lampi
Toivo Räsänen
  Finland

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Rowing at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games: Men's Coxed Eights". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 6 August 2018.

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