2013 World Championships

The 2013 World Rowing Championships took place on Lake Tangeum in the Republic of Korea (“South Korea”). The venue was hailed as one of the best in the world.

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Great Britain won three gold and five bronze medals across the Olympic, Paralympic and International boat classes.  The GB Rowing Team made history by setting two all-time “firsts” at a World Championships, winning gold in the men’s eight and the nation’s inaugural men’s quadruple scull medal – a bronze.

Medallists

Olympic-class events:
Women’s Pair Helen Glover, Polly Swann
Men’s Eight Daniel Ritchie, Tom Ransley, Alex Gregory, Pete Reed, Mohamed Sbihi, Andrew Triggs Hodge,George Nash, Will Satch, Phelan Hill (cox)
Men’s Quadruple Scull Graeme Thomas, Sam Townsend, Charles Cousins, Peter Lambert
Lightweight Men’s Four Adam Freeman-Pask, Will Fletcher, Jonno Clegg, Chris Bartley
Lightweight Men’s Double Scull Richard Chambers, Peter Chambers
 
Olympic-class events::
Women’s Pair
Helen Glover, Polly Swann
Olympic-class events::
Men’s Eight
Daniel Ritchie, Tom Ransley, Alex Gregory, Pete Reed, Mohamed Sbihi, Andrew Triggs Hodge,George Nash, Will Satch, Phelan Hill (cox)
Olympic-class events::
Men’s Quadruple Scull
Graeme Thomas, Sam Townsend, Charles Cousins, Peter Lambert
Olympic-class events::
Lightweight Men’s Four
Adam Freeman-Pask, Will Fletcher, Jonno Clegg, Chris Bartley
Olympic-class events::
Lightweight Men’s Double Scull
Richard Chambers, Peter Chambers
Olympic-class events::
 
Paralympic-class events:
Legs, Trunk and Arms Mixed Coxed Four Pamela Relph, Naomi Riches, Oliver Hester, James Fox, Oliver James (cox)
Paralympic-class events::
Legs, Trunk and Arms Mixed Coxed Four
Pamela Relph, Naomi Riches, Oliver Hester, James Fox, Oliver James (cox)
International-class events:
Lightweight Women’s Single Scull Ruth Walczak
Lightweight Men’s Pair Sam Scrimgeour, Mark Aldred
International-class events::
Lightweight Women’s Single Scull
Ruth Walczak
International-class events::
Lightweight Men’s Pair
Sam Scrimgeour, Mark Aldred

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