Melanie Wilson

Melanie Wilson


  • Event Eight (W8+)
  • Date of Birth 25/06/1984
  • Born Southampton, Hampshire


Melanie Wilson was part of the history-making women's eight boat which picked up silver at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Team GB's first ever medal in the event.

The British crew held off the challenge from Romania to clinch second place, only finishing behind the USA on the Lagoa to help Team GB top the rowing medal table.

Wilson, who is a qualified Doctor, also competed at London 2012, finishing sixth in the quadruple sculls.

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