Indian Rowing History: 5th Consecutive Olympics at Rio

9 Indian Rowers have participated in 3 events at 5 Olympics, including Rio 2016. Manjit Singh is the only rower to represent India twice.

Indian History at Summer Olympics: Performances in Every Olympics
History of All Sports Played at Olympics by India
Indian Medals In Olympics: When and Who Got It!!

Rowers from Indian

    2 Manjit Singh (2008, 2012)
    1 Kasam Khan, Inderpal Singh (2000), Paulose Pandari Kunnel (2004), Bajrang Takhar, Devender Khandwal (2008), Sawarn Singh, Sandeep Kumar (2012), Dattu Baban Bhokanal (2016)

Events Participation by Indians

    Men’s Coxless Pairs: 2000
    Men’s Single Sculls: 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016
    Men’s Lightweight Double Sculls: 2008 (2), 2012 (2)

2000: 2 Men in 1 event
Kasam Khan / Inderpal Singh: Round 1 Men’s Coxless Pairs

2004: 1 Man in 1 event
Paulose Pandari Kunnel: 29th Men’s Single Sculls

2008: 3 Men, 2 events:

    Bajrang Takhar: 21st Men’s Single Sculls
    Devender Khandwal and Manjit Singh: 18th Men’s Lightweight Double Sculls

2012: 3 Men, 2 Events

    Sawarn Singh: 16th Men’s Single Sculls
    Sandeep Kumar and Manjit Singh: 19th Men’s Lightweight Double Sculls

2016: 1 Man in 1 event
Dattu Baban Bhokanal: 29th Men’s Single Sculls

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