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Rowing at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's double sculls

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

Women's double sculls
at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad
VenueRodrigo de Freitas Lagoon
Date6–11 August 2016
Competitors26 from 13 nations
Winning time7:40.10
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Magdalena Fularczyk-Kozłowska
Natalia Madaj
 Poland
2nd, silver medalist(s) Victoria Thornley
Katherine Grainger
 Great Britain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Donata Vištartaitė
Milda Valčiukaitė
 Lithuania
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The medals for the competition were presented by Nenad Lalović, Serbia, member of the International Olympic Committee, and the gifts were presented by Lenka Dientsbach-Wech, Germany, Member of the Executive Committee of the International Rowing Federation.

Contents

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

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

Heat 1Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Donata Vištartaitė
Milda Valčiukaitė
  Lithuania 7:04.82 SF
2 Victoria Thornley
Katherine Grainger
  Great Britain 7:05.32 SF
3 Hélène Lefebvre
Elodie Ravera-Scaramozzino
  France 7:05.65 SF
4 Marie-Cathérine Arnold
Mareike Adams
  Germany 7:13.49 R
5 Lisbet Jakobsen
Nina Hollensen
  Denmark 7:18.92 R

Heat 2Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Magdalena Fularczyk-Kozłowska
Natalia Madaj
  Poland 7:16.16 SF
2 Lü Yang
Zhu Weiwei
  China 7:25.19 SF
3 Yuliya Bichyk
Tatsiana Kukhta
  Belarus 7:27.22 SF
4 Meghan O'Leary
Ellen Tomek
  United States 7:46.92 R

Heat 3Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Eve MacFarlane
Zoe Stevenson
  New Zealand 7:14.31 SF
2 Sally Kehoe
Genevieve Horton
  Australia 7:17.34 SF
3 Aikaterini Nikolaidou
Sofia Asoumanaki
  Greece 7:20.64 SF
4 Kristýna Fleissnerová
Lenka Antošová
  Czech Republic 7:35.85 R

RepechageEdit

First three of heat qualify to the semifinals.

Heat 1Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Marie-Cathérine Arnold
Mareike Adams
  Germany 7:00.54 SF
2 Meghan O'Leary
Ellen Tomek
  United States 7:00.60 SF
3 Kristýna Fleissnerová
Lenka Antošová
  Czech Republic 7:03.68 SF
4 Lisbet Jakobsen
Nina Hollensen
  Denmark 7:04.35

SemifinalsEdit

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

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Aikaterini Nikolaidou
Sofia Asoumanaki
  Greece 6:51.99 FA
2 Donata Vištartaitė
Milda Valčiukaitė
  Lithuania 6:52.46 FA
3 Meghan O'Leary
Ellen Tomek
  United States 6:52.92 FA
4 Eve MacFarlane
Zoe Stevenson
  New Zealand 6:52.97 FB
5 Marie-Cathérine Arnold
Mareike Adams
  Germany 6:58.70 FB
6 Lü Yang
Zhu Weiwei
  China 7:05.31 FB

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Magdalena Fularczyk-Kozłowska
Natalia Madaj
  Poland 6:50.63 FA
2 Victoria Thornley
Katherine Grainger
  Great Britain 6:52.47 FA
3 Hélène Lefebvre
Elodie Ravera-Scaramozzino
  France 6:54.34 FA
4 Sally Kehoe
Genevieve Horton
  Australia 6:55.37 FB
5 Yuliya Bichyk
Tatsiana Kukhta
  Belarus 6:57.64 FB
6 Kristýna Fleissnerová
Lenka Antošová
  Czech Republic 7:03.79 FB

FinalEdit

Final BEdit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
1 Marie-Cathérine Arnold
Mareike Adams
  Germany 7:39.82
2 Yuliya Bichyk
Tatsiana Kukhta
  Belarus 7:40.48
3 Sally Kehoe
Genevieve Horton
  Australia 7:42.30
4 Kristýna Fleissnerová
Lenka Antošová
  Czech Republic 7:43.77
5 Lü Yang
Zhu Weiwei
  China 7:45.68
6 Eve MacFarlane
Zoe Stevenson
  New Zealand 7:50.74

Final AEdit

Rank Rower Country Time Notes
  Magdalena Fularczyk-Kozłowska
Natalia Madaj
  Poland 7:40.10
  Victoria Thornley
Katherine Grainger
  Great Britain 7:41.05
  Donata Vištartaitė
Milda Valčiukaitė
  Lithuania 7:43.76
4 Aikaterini Nikolaidou
Sofia Asoumanaki
  Greece 7:48.62
5 Hélène Lefebvre
Elodie Ravera-Scaramozzino
  France 7:52.03
6 Meghan O'Leary
Ellen Tomek
  United States 8:06.18

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rowing at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's double sculls". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 26 August 2016. Retrieved 11 August 2016.