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Is Matthew Pinsent knighted?

Is Matthew Pinsent knighted?

British four-times Olympic rowing champion Matthew Pinsent has received his knighthood from the Queen. Sir Matthew received the honour at a Buckingham Palace ceremony following his fourth gold medal-winning row in the coxless fours, in Athens, in 2004.

Who did Matthew Pinsent row with?

Sir Steve Redgrave
Sir Matthew Pinsent is one of Great Britain’s most decorated athletes of all time, winning four consecutive Olympic Gold medals in a row, three with Sir Steve Redgrave.

Are Matthew Pinsent and Steve Redgrave friends?

It’s always close. And likewise on the go-karting track.” After winning Olympic gold number two together in Atlanta in 1996, the Redgrave-Pinsent relationship was due an evolution. They had won everything as a twosome and both agreed it was time to test themselves in other company.

What happened to Matthew Pinsent?

During his rowing career, he won 10 world championship gold medals and four consecutive Olympic gold medals. Since retiring, he has worked as a sports broadcaster for the BBC.

Who does Steve Redgrave coach?

Interview with Sir Steve Redgrave, China Head Coach – Olympic Games coverage | Sir Steve Redgrave, the British legend who, along with Elisabeta Lipa, are the only rowers with five gold medals across five Olympics, was hired as lead coach and technical director by China for this quadrennial.

How tall is Steve Redgrave?

1.95 m
Steve Redgrave/Height

Who does Steve Redgrave train?

Steve Redgrave

Personal information
Sport Men’s Rowing
Club Marlow Rowing Club Leander Club
Team GB Rowing Team
Coached by Mike Spracklen Jürgen Gröbler

How tall is Matthew Pinsent in feet?

1.96 m
Matthew Pinsent/Height

Was Matthew PInsent good?

Sir Matthew PInsent won four Olympic rowing gold medals from 1992-2004 to secure a place in the Games’ hall of fame. Now 40, the 6ft 5in 17-stone is a reporter for BBC Sport , covered the 2008 Olympics in China and is already looking forward to London 2012.

Is Steve Redgrave at Tokyo Olympics?

Bringing back the golden days of Beijing was the aim in Tokyo this summer and that is why five-time Olympic champion rower Steve Redgrave was brought in.

Is Steve Redgrave coaching the Chinese?

And the man behind this success is Steve Redgrave. In 2018, Redgrave, a renowned British rower who had won five gold medals across five Olympics, was appointed as lead coach and technical director for Chinese rowing.

Who is the best rower of all time?

Steven redgrave is widely considered to be the greatest rower of all time, winning gold medals at five successive editions of the olympic games.

Who is Matthew Pinsent married to in real life?

In 2020 Pinsent appeared as a contestant on Series 15 of BBC Television’s Celebrity Masterchef. finishing in joint-second place. Pinsent is married to Demetra Koutsoukos, a businesswoman, former partner at McKinsey & Co, and current CEO of the makeup brand Charlotte Tilbury Ltd.

Where was Matthew Pinsent born and raised in Norfolk?

Pinsent was born on 10 October 1970 in Holt, Norfolk, the son of Reverend Ewen Macpherson Pinsent, curate of St Andrew’s parish church. His grandfather Clive Pinsent was a younger son of Sir Richard Pinsent, 1st Baronet, President of the Law Society between 1918 and 1919.

When did Jason from knighted Ventures join knighted ventures?

Jason joined Knighted Ventures in 2012, bringing with him over a decade of experience in management roles with the industry’s top TPPPPS outfits.

When did Matthew Pinsent join Steve Redgrave in rowing?

In 1990, while still at Oxford, he joined Steve Redgrave in the coxless pair at the World Rowing Championships, winning bronze. This was the beginning of a long partnership, and the pair won at the World Championships in 1991, and at the Olympic Games in 1992 and 1996.