Luka Spik Facts
Slovenian Men's Double Sculls Rower
- Luka Spik is a Slovenian Men's Double Sculls Rower.
- He was born in 1979.
- He is a student of Skofja Coka Secondary School.
- Veslaski Klub Bled is his club.
- Milos Jansa [national] (SLO) is his coach.
- He played in Slovenia's national junior volleyball team.
- He took up rowing at age 13.
- He was inspired by the achievements of Slovenian rowers at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona.
- He and partner Iztok Cop were named the World Rowing Male Crew of the Year in 2005.
- He competed in Beijing 2008, Athens 2004, Sydney 2000, Atlanta 1996 Olympics.
- He teamed up with Iztok Cop to finish Men's Double Sculls event in 6:34.35 and won the Olympic Bronze Medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics held at London.