Quentin Rew

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Quentin Rew
Personal information
Born (1984-07-16) July 16, 1984 (age 30)
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
Country  New Zealand
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 50km Race Walk

Quentin Rew (born 16 July 1984), is a race walker from New Zealand. At the 2011 World Athletics Championships Rew finished 24th in the 50 kilometres race walk.[1] He represented New Zealand in the 50 km race walk at the 2012 Summer Olympics, originally finishing 30th.[2] With the subsequent ban for a doping offence of Igor Yerokhin (who finished fifth)[3] Rew's placing would be raised to 29th.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rew Quentin". IAAF. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "New Zealand’s sole Olympic race-walker". 3 News. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Russian athlete Igor Yerokhin disqualified for life for violating anti-doping rules (translation from Ukrainian)". hotsport.ua. Retrieved 31 August 2013.