Rowing at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's eight

The men's eight competition at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia took place at Lake Lanier.[1]

Men's eight
at the Games of the XXVI Olympiad
Date21–27 July
Competitors56 from 14 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Koos Maasdijk
Ronald Florijn
Jeroen Duyster
Michiel Bartman
Henk-Jan Zwolle
Niels van der Zwan
Niels van Steenis
Diederik Simon
Nico Rienks
 Netherlands
2nd, silver medalist(s) Mark Kleinschmidt
Detlef Kirchhoff
Wolfram Huhn
Roland Baar
Marc Weber
Ulrich Viefers
Peter Thiede
Thorsten Streppelhoff
Frank Jörg Richter
 Germany
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Pavel Melnikov
Andrey Glukhov
Anton Chermashentsev
Aleksandr Lukyanov
Nikolay Aksyonov
Dmitry Rozinkevich
Sergey Matveyev
Roman Monchenko
Vladimir Volodenkov
Vladimir Sokolov
 Russia
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MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
  Netherlands (NED)
Koos Maasdijk
Ronald Florijn
Jeroen Duyster
Michiel Bartman
Henk-Jan Zwolle
Niels van der Zwan
Niels van Steenis
Diederik Simon
Nico Rienks
  Germany (GER)
Mark Kleinschmidt
Detlef Kirchhoff
Wolfram Huhn
Roland Baar
Marc Weber
Ulrich Viefers
Peter Thiede
Thorsten Streppelhoff
Frank Richter
  Russia (RUS)
Pavel Melnikov
Andrey Glukhov
Anton Chermashentsev
Aleksandr Lukyanov
Nikolay Aksyonov
Dmitry Rozinkevich
Sergey Matveyev
Roman Monchenko
Vladimir Volodenkov
Vladimir Sokolov

HeatsEdit

  • FA denotes qualification to Final A.
  • R denotes qualification to Repechage.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time
1 Koos Maasdijk, Ronald Florijn, Jeroen Duyster, Michiel Bartman, Henk-Jan Zwolle
Niels van der Zwan, Niels van Steenis, Diederik Simon, Nico Rienks
  Netherlands 5:41.41 FA
2 Greg Stevenson, Phil Graham, Henry Hering, Mark Platt, Darren Barber
Andrew Crosby, Scott Brodie, Adam Parfitt, Pat Newman
  Canada 5:44.00 R
3 James Stewart, Geoff Stewart, Rob Jahrling, Nick Porzig, Jaime Fernandez
Ben Dodwell, Robert Walker, Richard Wearne, Brett Hayman
  Australia 5:46.83 R
4 Matthew Parish, Jim Walker, Alex Story, Richard Hamilton, Roger Brown
Peter Bridge, Ben Hunt-Davis, Graham Smith, Garry Herbert
  Great Britain 5:49.37 R
5 Yevhen Sharonin, Roman Hrynevych, Vitaliy Raievskiy, Valeriy Samara, Oleh Lykov
Ihor Martynenko, Ihor Mohylniy, Oleksandr Kapustin, Hryhoriy Dmytrenko
  Ukraine 5:55.32 R

Heat 2Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time
1 Doug Burden, Bob Kaehler, Porter Collins, Ted Murphy, Jamie Koven
Jon Brown, Don Smith, Fred Honebein, Steven Segaloff
  United States 5:44.87 FA
2 Mark Kleinschmidt, Detlef Kirchhoff, Wolfram Huhn, Roland Baar, Marc Weber
Ulrich Viefers, Peter Thiede, Thorsten Streppelhoff, Frank Richter
  Germany 5:46.04 R
3 Pavel Melnikov, Andrey Glukhov, Anton Chermashentsev, Aleksandr Lukyanov, Nikolay Aksyonov
Dmitry Rozinkevich, Sergey Matveyev, Roman Monchenko, Vladimir Volodenkov, Vladimir Sokolov
  Russia 5:48.63 R
4 Gabriel Marin, Andrei Bănică, Cornel Nemțoc, Dorin Alupei, Viorel Talapan
Nicolae Țaga, Valentin Robu, Iulică Ruican, Marin Gheorghe
  Romania 5:54.34 R
5 Carmine Abbagnale, Patrick Casanova, Francesco Mattei, Roberto Blanda, Lorenzo Carboncini
Mattia Trombetta, Roby La Mura, Franco Zucchi, Vincenzo Di Palma
  Italy 5:54.59 R

RepechagesEdit

  • FA denotes qualification to Final A.
  • FB denotes qualification to Final B.

Repechage 1Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time
1 Greg Stevenson, Phil Graham, Henry Hering, Mark Platt, Darren Barber
Andrew Crosby, Scott Brodie, Adam Parfitt, Pat Newman
  Canada 5:30.76 FA
2 Pavel Melnikov, Andrey Glukhov, Anton Chermashentsev, Aleksandr Lukyanov, Nikolay Aksyonov
Dmitry Rozinkevich, Sergey Matveyev, Roman Monchenko, Vladimir Volodenkov, Vladimir Sokolov
  Russia 5:32.98 FA
3 Matthew Parish, Jim Walker, Alex Story, Richard Hamilton, Roger Brown
Peter Bridge, Ben Hunt-Davis, Graham Smith, Garry Herbert
  Great Britain 5:33.22 FB
4 Carmine Abbagnale, Patrick Casanova, Francesco Mattei, Roberto Blanda, Lorenzo Carboncini
Mattia Trombetta, Roby La Mura, Franco Zucchi, Vincenzo Di Palma
  Italy 5:34.40 FB

Repechage 2Edit

Rank Rowers Country Time
1 Mark Kleinschmidt, Detlef Kirchhoff, Wolfram Huhn, Roland Baar, Marc Weber
Ulrich Viefers, Peter Thiede, Thorsten Streppelhoff, Frank Richter
  Germany 5:30.61 FA
2 James Stewart, Geoff Stewart, Rob Jahrling, Nick Porzig, Jaime Fernandez
Ben Dodwell, Robert Walker, Richard Wearne, Brett Hayman
  Australia 5:31.33 FA
3 Gabriel Marin, Andrei Bănică, Cornel Nemțoc, Dorin Alupei, Viorel Talapan
Nicolae Țaga, Valentin Robu, Iulică Ruican, Marin Gheorghe
  Romania 5:31.88 FB
4 Yevhen Sharonin, Roman Hrynevych, Vitaliy Raievskiy, Valeriy Samara, Oleh Lykov
Ihor Martynenko, Ihor Mohylniy, Oleksandr Kapustin, Hryhoriy Dmytrenko
  Ukraine 5:42.43 FB

FinalsEdit

Final AEdit

Rank Rowers Country Time
1 Koos Maasdijk, Ronald Florijn, Jeroen Duyster, Michiel Bartman, Henk-Jan Zwolle
Niels van der Zwan, Niels van Steenis, Diederik Simon, Nico Rienks
  Netherlands 5:42.74
2 Mark Kleinschmidt, Detlef Kirchhoff, Wolfram Huhn, Roland Baar, Marc Weber
Ulrich Viefers, Peter Thiede, Thorsten Streppelhoff, Frank Richter
  Germany 5:44.58
3 Pavel Melnikov, Andrey Glukhov, Anton Chermashentsev, Aleksandr Lukyanov, Nikolay Aksyonov
Dmitry Rozinkevich, Sergey Matveyev, Roman Monchenko, Vladimir Volodenkov, Vladimir Sokolov
  Russia 5:45.77
4 Greg Stevenson, Phil Graham, Henry Hering, Mark Platt, Darren Barber
Andrew Crosby, Scott Brodie, Adam Parfitt, Pat Newman
  Canada 5:46.54
5 Doug Burden, Bob Kaehler, Porter Collins, Ted Murphy, Jamie Koven
Jon Brown, Don Smith, Fred Honebein, Steven Segaloff
  United States 5:48.45
6 James Stewart, Geoff Stewart, Rob Jahrling, Nick Porzig, Jaime Fernandez
Ben Dodwell, Robert Walker, Richard Wearne, Brett Hayman
  Australia 5:58.82

Final BEdit

Rank Rowers Country Time
1 Gabriel Marin, Andrei Bănică, Cornel Nemțoc, Dorin Alupei, Viorel Talapan
Nicolae Țaga, Valentin Robu, Iulică Ruican, Marin Gheorghe
  Romania 5:37.65
2 Matthew Parish, Jim Walker, Alex Story, Richard Hamilton, Roger Brown
Peter Bridge, Ben Hunt-Davis, Graham Smith, Garry Herbert
  Great Britain 5:40.23
3 Carmine Abbagnale, Patrick Casanova, Francesco Mattei, Roberto Blanda, Lorenzo Carboncini
Mattia Trombetta, Roby La Mura, Franco Zucchi, Vincenzo Di Palma
  Italy 5:41.95
4 Yevhen Sharonin, Roman Hrynevych, Vitaliy Raievskiy, Valeriy Samara, Oleh Lykov
Ihor Martynenko, Ihor Mohylniy, Oleksandr Kapustin, Hryhoriy Dmytrenko
  Ukraine 5:44.89

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rowing at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games: Men's Coxed Eights". Sports Reference. Retrieved 18 September 2018.

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