Constanța Burcică

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Olympic medal record
Competitor for  Romania
Women's rowing
Gold 1996 Atlanta Lightweight double sculls
Gold 2000 Sydney Lightweight double sculls
Gold 2004 Athens Lightweight double sculls
Silver 1992 Barcelona Quadruple sculls
Bronze 2008 Beijing Eights
European Championships
Gold 2008 Marathon Eights

Constanţa Burcică (née Pipota; born March 15, 1971 in Sohatu, Călăraşi County) is a Romanian Olympic rower. She has been in the winning boat all three times the women's lightweight double scull event has been held at the Olympics.

At the 1996 Olympics Burcică and her partner Camelia Macoviciuc took the inaugural Lightweight Double Scull event.

Burcică and her new partner Angela Alupei took the gold medal, at the 2000 and 2004 Olympic Games in the Women's Lightweight Double Scull event. They also took first place at the Rowing World Cup twice in 2000, in Vienna, Austria and in Lucerne, Switzerland, and second place at the 2004 World Cup in Lucerne.



  • 1992 Summer Olympics - Silver medal, Women's Quadruple sculls
  • 1996 Summer Olympics - Gold medal, Women's Lwt Double sculls
  • 2000 Summer Olympics - Gold medal, Women's Lwt Double sculls
  • 2004 Summer Olympics - Gold medal, Women's Lwt Double sculls

World Rowing Championships[edit]

  • 1995 - 11th Place, Women's Open Single scull
  • 1999 - 1st Place, Women's Lwt Double sculls
  • 2001 - 2nd Place, Women's Lwt Single scull
  • 2003 - 3rd Place, Women's Lwt Double sculls