Sarah Cook

Sarah Cook competed in the first three Australian Youth Olympic Festivals- 2001, 2003 and 2005. Cook joined Kim Crow and won gold in the women’s pair at the 2007 Australian Championships. After a successful 2007 World Cup season, Cook and Crow made their joint Olympic debuts in the women’s pair at the 2008 Beijing Games where they finished tenth.

The Canberran returned to Olympic competition four years on in London as a part of the women’s eight. Cook and the Australian crew made the A Final finishing in sixth place. The USA beat Canada and the Netherlands for the gold medal. 

Olympic Results

2012 London

Eight - Women
Final A VERMEERSCH, H; CHATTERTON R; SELBY SMITH, R; COOK, S; GERRAND, T; HAGAN, A; KEHOE, S; STANLEY, P; PATRICK, E 6:18.86 6
Repechage 1 VERMEERSCH, H; CHATTERTON R; SELBY SMITH, R; COOK, S; GERRAND, T; HAGAN, A; KEHOE, S; STANLEY, P; PATRICK, E 6:18.63 FA 3
Heat 1 VERMEERSCH, H; CHATTERTON R; SELBY SMITH, R; COOK, S; GERRAND, T; HAGAN, A; KEHOE, S; STANLEY, P; PATRICK, E 6:20.89 R 2
Final Placing 6 / 7

2008 Beijing

Pair - Women
Heat 01 CROW, K; COOK, S 7:44.04 4th
Repechage 01 CROW, K; COOK, S 7:38.48 3rd
Final B CROW, K; COOK, S 7:40.93 4th
Final Placing 10 / 10