Lindsay Wilson was a gangly and exceptionally strong oarsman with a rather carefree attitude to life. He filled the No 4 position in the 1972 Olympic champion rowing eight and remained on the scene long enough to also win the Olympic bronze medal with the 1976 rowing eight.

“Lew”, as he was called, was in the eight that claimed the European title in Copenhagen in 1971. In 1974 at Lucerne and 1975 at Nottingham, Wilson earned world championship bronzes medals in the eights.

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Lindsay's Games History