Mads Rasmussen Denmark

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

24 Nov 1981

Height

1.83m

Weight

75kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ROWING
Zac Purchase's seat breaks underneath him

Rowing drama as final is restarted

Drama unfolds at the start of the men's lightweight double sculls final as Zac Purchase's seat breaks underneath him and the British boat has to stop.

4 Aug 12

Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter Hunter & Purchase edged out in thriller

Great Britain's Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter are overhauled by Denmark in the last quarter of the lightweight men's double scull race.

Mark Hunter and Zac Purchase Hunter and Purchase take silver

Great Britain's Mark Hunter and Zac Purchase narrowly fail to defend their lightweight men's double sculls title, beaten to the line by Denmark.

Zac Purchase, Mark Hunter Purchase & Hunter cruise to semis

Defending Olympic champions Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter reach the men's lightweight double sculls semi-finals.

Head to Head

Mads Rasmussen vs Mark Hunter

Mads Rasmussen

Mads Rasmussen Denmark flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:37.17 Men's Lightweight Double Sculls

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

75kg

Age

34

Mark Hunter

Mark Hunter Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:37.78 Men's Lightweight Double Sculls

Height

1.82m (6'0")

Weight

73kg

Age

37

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