Grant Bramwell

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Grant Bramwell
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1984 Los Angeles K-4 1000 m
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1985 Mechelen K-1 10000 m

Grant Bramwell (born 28 January 1961 in Gisborne, New Zealand) is a sprint canoeist who competed in the 1980s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won a gold medal in the K-4 1000 m at Los Angeles in 1984 with Alan Thompson, Ian Ferguson and Paul MacDonald. Bramwell also won a K-1 10000 m bronze at the 1985 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Mechelen.

After retiring from top-level canoeing Bramwell was a selector for New Zealand canoeing in the 1990s.


  • ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936–2007 at WebCite (archived 2009-01-21). Additional archives: Wayback Machine.
  • ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936–2007 at WebCite (archived 2009-11-09)
  • Profile on New Zealand Olympic Committee[permanent dead link]
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Grant Bramwell". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 9 October 2012.