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The Chinese crew rows to victory, winning gold in the quadruple sculls and claiming the first Olympic title in rowing for their country. China finishes the 2000m race in a winning time of 6:16.06, followed by the British quartet, who leads most of the race but gets surpassed by China after the 1500m mark, settling for the silver medal. Germany finishes in 6:19.56, taking the bronze medal home. Rowing Women's Quadruple Sculls Without Coxswain Final - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - CHN, GBR, GER