Rowing at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's coxless pair

The women's coxless pair competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro were held on 6–11 August at the Lagoon Rodrigo de Freitas.[1]

Women's coxless pair
at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad
VenueRodrigo de Freitas Lagoon
Date6–11 August 2016
Competitors30 from 15 nations
Winning time7:18.29
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Helen Glover
Heather Stanning
 Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Genevieve Behrent
Rebecca Scown
 New Zealand
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Hedvig Rasmussen
Anne Andersen
 Denmark
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The medals for the competition were presented by Ivo Ferriani, Italy, member of the International Olympic Committee, and the gifts were presented by Mike Williams, Great Britain, Treasurer of the International Rowing Federation.

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

First three of each heat qualify to the semifinals, remainder goes to the repechage.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Helen Glover
Heather Stanning
  Great Britain 7:05.05 SA/B
2 Hedvig Rasmussen
Anne Andersen
  Denmark 7:05.28 SA/B
3 Kerstin Hartmann
Kathrin Marchand
  Germany 7:17.98 SA/B
4 Jennifer Martins
Nicole Hare
  Canada 7:22.99 R
5 Aletta Jorritsma
Karien Robbers
  Netherlands 7.23.10 R

Heat 2Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Genevieve Behrent
Rebecca Scown
  New Zealand 7:09.23 SA/B
2 Lee-Ann Persse
Kate Christowitz
  South Africa 7:11.29 SA/B
3 Zhang Min
Miao Tian
  China 7:15.66 SA/B
4 Noémie Kober
Marie Le Nepvou
  France 7:26.28 R
5 Alena Furman
Ina Nikulina
  Belarus 7.35.23 R

Heat 3Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Felice Mueller
Grace Luczak
  United States 7:05.14 SA/B
2 Anna Boada
Aina Cid
  Spain 7:12.00 SA/B
3 Anna Wierzbowska
Maria Wierzbowska
  Poland 7:12.82 SA/B
4 Alessandra Patelli
Sara Bertolasi
  Italy 7:13.06 R
5 Mădălina Bereș
Laura Oprea
  Romania 7.18.16 R

RepechageEdit

First three of heat qualify to the semifinals, remainder goes to Final C.

Repechage 1Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Mădălina Bereș
Laura Oprea
  Romania 7:55.25 SA/B
2 Alessandra Patelli
Sara Bertolasi
  Italy 7:58.89 SA/B
3 Noémie Kober
Marie Le Nepvou
  France 7:59.44 SA/B
4 Jennifer Martins
Nicole Hare
  Canada 8:01.09 FC
5 Aletta Jorritsma
Karien Robbers
  Netherlands 8:03.07 FC
6 Alena Furman
Ina Nikulina
  Belarus 8:07.16 FC

SemifinalEdit

First three of each heat qualify to the Final A, remainder goes to Final B.

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Helen Glover
Heather Stanning
  Great Britain 7:18.69 FA
2 Felice Mueller
Grace Luczak
  United States 7:20.93 FA
3 Lee-Ann Persse
Kate Christowitz
  South Africa 7:24.03 FA
4 Mădălina Bereș
Laura Oprea
  Romania 7:29.20 FB
5 Anna Wierzbowska
Maria Wierzbowska
  Poland 7:39.12 FB
6 Alessandra Patelli
Sara Bertolasi
  Italy 7:45.44 FB

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Hedvig Rasmussen
Anne Andersen
  Denmark 7:27.56 FA
2 Genevieve Behrent
Rebecca Scown
  New Zealand 7:29.67 FA
3 Anna Boada
Aina Cid
  Spain 7:30.79 FA
4 Zhang Min
Miao Tian
  China 7:30.90 FB
5 Kerstin Hartmann
Kathrin Marchand
  Germany 7:39.79 FB
6 Noémie Kober
Marie Le Nepvou
  France 7:44.81 FB

FinalsEdit

Final CEdit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Aletta Jorritsma
Karien Robbers
  Netherlands 8:23.61
2 Jennifer Martins
Nicole Hare
  Canada 8:26.03
3 Alena Furman
Ina Nikulina
  Belarus 8:32.54

Final BEdit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Zhang Min
Miao Tian
  China 7:17.12
2 Kerstin Hartmann
Kathrin Marchand
  Germany 7:18.57
3 Mădălina Bereș
Laura Oprea
  Romania 7:19.63
4 Anna Wierzbowska
Maria Wierzbowska
  Poland 7:21.53
5 Alessandra Patelli
Sara Bertolasi
  Italy 7:24.51
6 Noémie Kober
Marie Le Nepvou
  France 7:26.55

Final AEdit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
  Helen Glover
Heather Stanning
  Great Britain 7:18.29
  Genevieve Behrent
Rebecca Scown
  New Zealand 7:19.53
  Hedvig Rasmussen
Anne Andersen
  Denmark 7:20.71
4 Felice Mueller
Grace Luczak
  United States 7:24.77
5 Lee-Ann Persse
Kate Christowitz
  South Africa 7:28.50
6 Anna Boada
Aina Cid
  Spain 7:35.22

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rowing at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's coxless pair". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 26 August 2016. Retrieved 12 August 2016.