Rowing at the 1976 Summer Olympics – Women's single sculls

The women's single sculls competition at the 1976 Summer Olympics took place at took place at Notre Dame Island Olympic Basin, Canada.[1] It was the first time the event was contested for women.[1]

Women's single sculls
at the Games of the XXI Olympiad
Date19–24 July
Competitors11 from 11 nations
1st, gold medalist(s) Christine Scheiblich  East Germany
2nd, silver medalist(s) Joan Lind  United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Yelena Antonova  Soviet Union
1980 →


The following rowers took part:[1]

Rank Rowers Country
  Christine Scheiblich   East Germany
  Joan Lind   United States
  Yelena Antonova   Soviet Union
Rositsa Spasova   Bulgaria
Ingrid Munneke-Dusseldorp   Netherlands
Mariann Ambrus   Hungary
Annick Anthoine   France
Christel Agrikola   West Germany
Ewa Ambroziak   Poland
Tone Pahle   Norway
Colette Pepin   Canada


  1. ^ a b c "Rowing at the 1976 Montreal Summer Games: Women's Single Sculls". Sports Reference. Retrieved 24 August 2018.