David Smith

15 January 2012

Sport / Event >
ParalympicsGB mixed coxed fours crew

Date and Place of Birth >
21 April 1978, UK

Height > 195cm

Weight > 100kg

Course of Study >
Sports Performance graduate at the University of Bath

Biography >
At the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, Dave raced in the LTA mixed coxed four with crewmates Pamela Relph, Naomi Riches, James Roe and (cox), Lily van den Broecke. The crew won a fine Gold medal finishing over two seconds ahead of Germany.

At the final World Cup of the 2012 season in Munich, Dave raced in the LTA mixed coxed four, once again winning gold.

At the 2011 World Rowing Championships in Bled, Dave won Gold in the LTA mixed coxed four.

In Munich at the first World Cup of 2011 Dave raced in one of two GB LTA miced coxed fours to take gold with Germany in 2nd and the other GB boat taking bronze.

Dave won gold in the adaptive mixed coxed four at the 2009 World Championships in Poznan; this success achieved by a crew with two rowers and the cox completely new to World Level rowing this year, David being one of those new members of the Adaptive Squad in 2009.

Defiant David hails best day of his life This is Bath

Headline Result >
Gold – LTAMix4+ – Paralympic Games, London 2012

David Smith Profile >
David Smith – GB Rowing Team

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