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David Crawshay (born 11 August 1979) is an Australian Olympic gold-medal winning and former national champion rower from Victoria. He represented for Australia in rowing at three consecutive Olympic games from Athens 2004 to London 2012.
Crawshay is a three-time Australian national sculling champion, winning gold in Victorian colours in the President's Cup race at the Interstate Regatta at the Australian Rowing Championships on four occasions, in 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2012.
Crawshay's first Australian Olympic selection was for the 2004 Athens when he rowed in the Australian quad scull who won their B final. With his teammate Scott Brennan, Crawshay won the gold medal in the men's double sculls at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China.
On the 19th of March, Crawshay announced his retirement from international rowing. Crawshay was initially selected to represent Victoria in the President's Cup single scull at the 2016 Interstate Regatta, but he was replaced by Karsten Forsterling.
- "Men's Interstate Sculling Championships - Australian Rowing History". www.rowinghistory-aus.info. Retrieved 2016-03-22.
- http://corporate.olympics.com.au/athlete/david-crawshay AOC reference
- Aussies Crawshay and Brennan win double sculls gold, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 16 August 2008.
- "2009 World Rowing Championships: (M4x) Men's Quadruple Sculls - Final". WorldRowing.com. FISA. Retrieved 2016-03-06.
- "2010 World Rowing Championships: (M4x) Men's Quadruple Sculls - Final". WorldRowing.com. FISA. Retrieved 2016-03-06.
- 2012 Olympic profile
- "Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medallist, David Crawshay, announces retirement from international rowing | Rowing Australia". www.rowingaustralia.com.au. Retrieved 2016-03-22.
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