Victorian Institute of Sport

Oarsome Foursome

Personal details

VIS Scholarship Holder:
Nick Green, 1992 1999
VIS Scholarship Holder:
Mike McKay, 1996 - 2006
VIS Scholarship Holder:
James Tomkins, 1996 -2010
VIS Scholarship Holder:
Drew Ginn, 1996 - 2013
VIS Award of Excellence Winners:
1996

Sporting Details

Rowing:
Men's coxless four

Sporting Achievements

Nick Green:
Olympic medals: 2 gold (1992 & 1996)
World Championship medals: 4 gold (1990, 1991, 1998 & 1998)

Mike McKay:
Olympic medals: 2 gold (1992 & 1996), 1 silver (2000) & 1 Bronze (2004)
World Championship medals: 3 gold (1990, 1991 & 1998) & 1 silver (1998)

James Tomkins:
Olympic medals: 3 gold (1992, 1996 & 2004) & 1 Bronze (2000)
World Championship medals: 7 gold (1986, 1990, 1991 1998, 1998, 1999 & 2003)
Commonwealth Games medal: 1 gold (1986) & 1 bronze (1986)

Drew Ginn:
Olympic medals: 3 gold (1996, 2004 & 2008), 1 silver (2012)
World Championship medals: 5 gold (1998, 1999, 2003, 2006 & 2007), 1 silver (1998) & 2 bronze (1997 & 2011

Career highlights as a foursome:

Olympic Gold medallists in coxless fours (1996)
World Championship gold medallists in the coxed four (1998)