Ben Dodwell

1972 -

Ben Dodwell joined with James and Geoff Stewart and Bo Hanson to finish a creditable third behind the brilliant British crew of Matthew Pinsent, James Cracknell, Steve Redgrave and Tim Foster and Italy at Sydney 2000. The win gave Redgrave his fifth gold medal at consecutive Olympic Games. The same Australian crew had finished second at the 1999 world championships.

Dodwell competed in the eights at Barcelona 1992 and Atlanta 1996, finishing fifth and sixth respectively.

Olympic Results

2000 Sydney

Coxless Four - Men
Semi Final A/B 2 6:02.03 1st
Heat 1 6:05.03 2nd
Final A 5:57.61 3rd
Final Placing 3 / 13

1996 Atlanta

Eight - Men
Heat STEWART, J; STEWART, G; JAHRLING, R; PORZIG, N; FERNANDEZ, J; DODWELL, B; WALKER, R; WEARNE, R; HAYMAN, B 5:46.83 R 3
Repechage STEWART, J; STEWART, G; JAHRLING, R; PORZIG, N; FERNANDEZ, J; DODWELL, B; WALKER, R; WEARNE, R; HAYMAN, B 5:31.33 QA 2
Final A STEWART, J; STEWART, G; JAHRLING, R; PORZIG, N; FERNANDEZ, J; DODWELL, B; WALKER, R; WEARNE, R; HAYMAN, B 5:58.82 6
Final Placing 6 / 10

1992 Barcelona

Eight - Men
Heat SPRIGGS, S; MURPHY, P; DIPLOCK, W; FERNANDEZ, J; DODWELL, B; PATTEN, S; HANSON, B; SCOTT, R; COLVIN, D 5:34.28 Q 2
Semi Final SPRIGGS, S; MURPHY, P; DIPLOCK, W; FERNANDEZ, J; DODWELL, B; PATTEN, S; HANSON, B; SCOTT, R; COLVIN, D 5:35.76 Q 3
Final SPRIGGS, S; MURPHY, P; DIPLOCK, W; FERNANDEZ, J; DODWELL, B; PATTEN, S; HANSON, B; SCOTT, R; COLVIN, D 5:33.72 5
Final Placing 5 / 14