Rowing at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Men's double sculls

These are the results of the men's double sculls competition in rowing at the 2004 Summer Olympics. In a sculling boat, each rower has two oars, one on each side of the boat. The Rowing events were held at the Schinias Olympic Rowing and Canoeing Centre.[1]

Men's double sculls
at the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad
Competitors28 from 14 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Sébastien Vieilledent
Adrien Hardy
 France
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Iztok Čop
Luka Špik
 Slovenia
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Rossano Galtarossa
Alessio Sartori
 Italy
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MedalistsEdit

  Gold   Silver   Bronze
  Adrien Hardy
and Sébastien Vieilledent (FRA)
  Iztok Čop
and Luka Špik (SLO)
  Rossano Galtarossa
and Alessio Sartori (ITA)

HeatsEdit

Fourteen boats raced in three heats on August 14. The top three boats in each heat advanced to the semifinals, and the remaining boats moved to the repechage.

  • SF denotes qualification to semifinal
  • R denotes qualification to repechage

Heat 1Edit

Rank Athlete Name Country Time Notes
1 Sébastien Vieilledent
Adrien Hardy
  France (FRA) 6:45.76 SF
2 Milan Doleček
Ondřej Synek
  Czech Republic (CZE) 6:50.67 SF
3 Brendan Long
Peter Hardcastle
  Australia (AUS) 6:52.34 SF
4 René Bertram
Christian Schreiber
  Germany (GER) 6:58.22 R
5 Yosbel Martínez
Yoennis Hernández
  Cuba (CUB) 7:02.95 R

Heat 2Edit

Rank Athlete Name Country Time Notes
1 Rossano Galtarossa
Alessio Sartori
  Italy (ITA) 6:40.82 SF
2 Matthew Wells
Matt Langridge
  Great Britain (GBR) 6:48.13 SF
3 Aquil Abdullah
Henry Nuzum
  United States (USA) 6:52.34 SF
4 Michał Jeliński
Adam Wojciechowski
  Poland (POL) 7:00.38 R
5 Ákos Haller
Gábor Bencsik
  Hungary (HUN) 7:05.20 R

Heat 3Edit

Rank Athlete Name Country Time Notes
1 Luka Špik
Iztok Čop
  Slovenia (SLO) 6:45.26 SF
2 Nils-Torolv Simonsen
Morten Adamsen
  Norway (NOR) 6:49.90 SF
3 Leonid Gulov
Tõnu Endrekson
  Estonia (EST) 6:58.80 SF
4 Kęstutis Keblys
Einaras Šiaudvytis
  Lithuania (LTU) 7:07.13 R

RepechageEdit

The five boats that did not qualify for the semifinals directly from the heats raced in a single repechage race on August 17. The top three boats qualified for the semifinals.

  • SF denotes qualification to semifinal
Rank Athlete Name Country Time Notes
1 Ákos Haller
Gabor Bencsik
  Hungary (HUN) 6:15.60 SF
2 Yosbel Martínez
Yoennis Hernández
  Cuba (CUB) 6:16.38 SF
3 René Bertram
Christian Schreiber
  Germany (GER) 6:16.94 SF
4 Michał Jeliński
Adam Wojciechowski
  Poland (POL) 6:17.51
5 Kęstutis Keblys
Einaras Šiaudvytis
  Lithuania (LTU) 6:24.56

SemifinalsEdit

Twelve boats raced in two semifinals on August 18.

  • FA denotes qualification to final A
  • FB denotes qualification to final B

Semifinal AEdit

Rank Athlete Name Country Time Notes
1 Rossano Galtarossa
Alessio Sartori
  Italy (ITA) 6:11.49 FA
2 Sébastien Vieilledent
Adrien Hardy
  France (FRA) 6:12.40 FA
3 Aquil Abdullah
Henry Nuzum
  United States (USA) 6:14.69 FA
4 Nils-Torolv Simonsen
Morten Adamsen
  Norway (NOR) 6:14.69 FA
5 René Bertram
Christian Schreiber
  Germany (GER) 6:20.70 FB
6 Brendan Long
Peter Hardcastle
  Australia (AUS) 6:22.69 FB

Semifinal BEdit

Rank Athlete Name Country Time Notes
1 Luka Špik
Iztok Čop
  Slovenia (SLO) 6:11.96 FA
2 Leonid Gulov
Tõnu Endrekson
  Estonia (EST) 6:12.80 FA
3 Milan Doleček
Ondřej Synek
  Czech Republic (CZE) 6:13.65 FA
4 Matthew Wells
Matt Langridge
  Great Britain (GBR) 6:13.71 FB
5 Ákos Haller
Gabor Bencsik
  Hungary (HUN) 6:23.81 FB
6 Yosbel Martínez
Yoennis Hernández
  Cuba (CUB) 6:24.54 FB

FinalsEdit

Final B was raced on August 19 and determined placings 8-12 in the event. Final A was raced on August 21 and determined the medal winners.

Final AEdit

Rank Athlete Name Country Time Notes
  Sébastien Vieilledent
Adrien Hardy
  France (FRA) 6:29.00
  Luka Špik
Iztok Čop
  Slovenia (SLO) 6:31.72
  Rossano Galtarossa
Alessio Sartori
  Italy (ITA) 6:32.93
4 Leonid Gulov
Tõnu Endrekson
  Estonia (EST) 6:35.30
5 Milan Doleček
Ondřej Synek
  Czech Republic (CZE) 6:35.81
6 Aquil Abdullah
Henry Nuzum
  United States (USA) 6:36.86
7 Nils-Torolv Simonsen
Morten Adamsen
  Norway (NOR) 6:37.25

Final BEdit

Rank Athlete Name Country Time Notes
1 Matthew Wells
Matt Langridge
  Great Britain (GBR) 6:14.40
2 René Bertram
Christian Schreiber
  Germany (GER) 6:14.97
3 Yosbel Martínez
Yoennis Hernández
  Cuba (CUB) 6:15.37
4 Ákos Haller
Gabor Bencsik
  Hungary (HUN) 6:15.39
5 Brendan Long
Peter Hardcastle
  Australia (AUS) 6:22.57

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rowing at the 2004 Athens Summer Games: Men's Double Sculls". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 25 September 2018.

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