Mark Hunter

Mark Hunter


  • Event Lightweight double scull (LM2x)
  • Date of Birth 01/07/1978
  • Born London
  • Coach Darren Whiter


Mark Hunter made British Olympic history at Beijing 2008, partnering Zac Purchase to Team GB’s first ever rowing lightweight gold medal. 

He won silver four years later in London, and also has multiple World Championship golds and World Cup golds to his name. 


In 2009, he was awarded an MBE and the Freedom to the City of London, and was named the British Olympic Association’s Rowing Athlete of the Year in 2011 while he retired in July 2013.

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