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Rowing at the 1906 Athina Summer Games:

Men's 6-Man Naval Rowing Boats

Rowing at the 1906 Summer Games:

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Host City: Athina, Greece
Venue(s): Faliron Bay, Peiraias
Date Started: April 24, 1906
Date Finished: April 24, 1906
Format: 2,000 metres. Final only.

Gold: ITA Italy
Silver: GRE Greece-1
Bronze: GRE Greece-2

Summary

This unusual event was held for the only time at the Olympics. There were six oarsmen in each boat, but they also had coxswains, so it was really was a 7-man event. An Italian crew from Marinai della nave da guerra Varese won the gold medal rather easily over three Greek boats.

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal T
1 Marinai della nave da guerra "Varese" ITA Gold 10:45.0
2 Life boat naval ship "Spetsai"-1 GRE Silver
3 Phalainis ton Thorichtou "Hydra"-2 GRE Bronze
4 Phalainis ton Thorichtou "Psara"-3 GRE