Sarah Garner

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Sarah Garner
Medal record
Women's rowing
Representing  United States
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney Lightweight double sculls
World Rowing Championships[1]
Gold medal – first place 1997 Aiguebelette Lightweight single sculls
Gold medal – first place 1998 Cologne Lightweight double sculls
Silver medal – second place 1999 St. Catharines Lightweight double sculls

Sarah Garner (born May 21, 1971) is an American rower and Olympic bronze medalist.

Life and education[edit]

Garner hails from Madison, Wisconsin. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1994.[2]


In 1997, Garner won the gold medal in women's single lightweight sculls at World Rowing Championships[3] and was awarded USRowing's female Athlete of the Year.

She won a bronze medal at the 2000 Olympics in woman's lightweight double sculls with teammate Christine Collins with a time of 7:06.37.[4]