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Australia's Representation at the Olympic Games

Olympiad & Host City Year Nations
Competing
Team
Size
General
Manager
Flag Bearer Rowing
Manager
Medals Rowing
G S B Tot G S B Tot
I—Athens 1896 13 1   -   2     2        
II—Paris 1900 22 2   -   3   4 7        
III—St Louis 1904 13 2   -                  
Athens (1) 1906 20 4   -       3 3        
IV—London 1908 22 (2) 25 W Hill Henry St A Murray (NZ)   1 2 1 4        
V—Stockholm 1912 28 (2) 22 V Homiman Malcolm Champion (NZ)   2 2 2 6        
VI—no games (3) 1916       -                  
VII—Antwerp 1920 29 13 HA Bennett -     2 1 3        
VIII—Paris 1924 44 38 O Merrett Edwin Carr   3 1 2 6        
IX—Amsterdam 1928 46 18 LG Duff Robert Pearce (rower)   1 2 1 4 1     1
X—Los Angeles 1932 37 12 JSW Eve Andrew Charlton   3 1 1 5 1     1
XI—Berlin 1936 49 34 HG Alderson Edgar Gray       1 1        
XII & XIII—no games (4) 1940
1944
      -                  
XIV—London 1948 59 77 E Tanner Les Mackay   2 6 5 13 1     1
XV—Helsinki 1952 69 85 W Uren Merv Wood (rower) JR Berkery 6 2 3 11   1 1 2
XVI—Melbourne 1956 67 291 W Uren Merv Wood (rower) WRB Todd 13 8 14 35   1 2 3
XVII—Rome 1960 83 211 S Grange Alex Sturrock RG Blundstone 8 8 6 22        
XVIII—Tokyo 1964 93 255 L Curnow Ivan Lund A McLeish 6 2 10 18        
XIX—Mexico City 1968 112 113 J Patching Bill Roycroft RC Hemery 5 7 5 17   1   1
XX—Munich 1972 122 170 J Patching Dennis Green RC Hemery 8 7 2 17        
XXI—Montreal 1976 92 185 J Howson Rarlene Boyle JD Coates   1 4 5        
XXII—Moscow 1980 81 (5) 125 P Coles D Boyd/M Metzker JF Boultbee 2 2 5 9        
XXIII—Los Angeles 1984 142 250 W Hoffman Wayne Roycroft DG Croot 4 11 12 27   1 2 3
XXIV—Seoul 1988 160 267 JD Coates Ric Charlesworth S Hinchy 3 6 5 14        
XXV—Barcelona 1992 172 290 JD Coates Jenny Donnet AN Guerin 7 9 11 27 2     2
XXVI—Atlanta 1996     JD Coates Andrew Hoy AN Guerin 9 9 23 41 2 1 3 6
XXVII—Sydney 2000     JD Coates Andrew Gaze M Eastaughffe 16 25 17 58   3 3 6
XXVIII—Athens 2004 201 482 JD Coates Colin Beashel W Diplock 17 16 16 49 1 1 2 4
XXIX- Beijing 2008     JD Coates James Tomkins (rower) R Ebert         2 1   3
XXX- London 2012                          

Notes:
(1) Tenth anniversary celebration sanctioned by the IOC.
(2) Competed with New Zealand as Australasia. Figures do not include New Zealanders.
(3) The 1916 Games were awarded to Berlin but cancelled due to the war.
(4) The 1940 Games were awarded to Tokyo but were cancelled due to war. Initially they were transferred to Helsinki before being cancelled. The 1944 Games were awarded to London but again cancelled due to war.
(5) Figures do not include those athletes who withdrew over the boycott issue.

Rowers have been the general manager at the Stockholm, Montreal, Seoul, Barcelona, Atlanta, Sydney and Athens Games.

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