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Mike Hughes

Full name: Michael "Mike" Hughes
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: August 7, 1959 in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
Affiliations: Ridley Graduate Boat Club, St. Catharines (CAN)
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

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Mike Hughes took up rowing at a young age and was representing Canada on the international scene as early as 1975, when he finished tenth in the coxed pairs at the Junior World Championships. At the senior level, he finished fourth in quadruple sculls at the 1983 World Championships, alongside Doug Hamilton, Phil Monckton, and Bruce Ford. The quartet was then chosen to compete for their country at the 1984 Summer Olympics, where they won the bronze medal. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University in his Olympic year and retired from active competition in 1985.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Rowing Men's Quadruple Sculls Canada CAN 3 Bronze

Men's Quadruple Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Rowing Canada CAN Final Round A Final 5:59.07
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Rowing Canada CAN Round One Repêchage Heat One 6:07.93
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Rowing Canada CAN Round One Heat Two 6:02.08
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