Pippa Savage

Pippa Savage was born in Moree and was talent spotted by Richard Paterson when she was 21. Paterson began coaching her in 2002 and in 2008 Savage won the Final Olympic Qualification Regatta in Poland. The 27 year old raced at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games and finished tenth in the women’s single scull.

Olympic Results

Beijing 2008 - Summer Olympic Games

Single Scull - Women
Heat 05 7:57.95 2nd
Quarter Final 03 7:34.03 3rd
Semifinal A/B - Race 01 7:43.98 5th
Final B 7:53.43 4th
Final Placing 10 / 26