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Louis Attrill

Full name: Louis Mark Attrill
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3.5 (193 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: March 5, 1975 in Newport, Isle of Wight, Great Britain
Affiliations: Queens Tower Rowing Club
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Louis Attrill was a multi-talented sportsman as a youngster and excelled in rugby, cricket and kick-boxing, He took up rowing during his first year at Imperial College London and was a member of a crew that won at the Henley Royal Regatta at his first attempt. After the 1996 Olympics, the British eight was completely revamped and Attrill was one of the fresh faces who competed at the 1997 World Championships. Two years later the team was narrowly defeated for the world title by the USA but they turned the tables at the 2000 Lucerne Regatta and repeated this feat with a comfortable victory at the Sydney Olympics. Attrill has a degree in civil engineering.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Rowing Men's Coxed Eights Great Britain GBR 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Rowing Great Britain GBR Final Round A Final 5:33.08
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Rowing Great Britain GBR Round One Repêchage Heat Two 5:38.59
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Rowing Great Britain GBR Round One Heat Two 5:34.47
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