American Sports Famous Rowers from the United States

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List of notable or famous rowers from the United States, with bios and photos, including the top rowers born in the United States and even some popular rowers who immigrated to the United States. If you're trying to find out the names of famous American rowers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These rowers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known rower from the United States is included when available.

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This historic rowers from the United States list can help answer the questions "Who are some American rowers of note?" and "Who are the most famous rowers from the United States?" These prominent rowers of the United States may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected American rowers.

Use this list of renowned American rowers to discover some new rowers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (87 items)

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Adrienne Martelli age 30 Adrienne Martelli is an American female crew rower from University Place, Washington. She won the bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the quadruple sculls event. She graduated from ...more

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Alex Osborne age 30 Alex Osborne is an American rower.

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Alex Partridge age 37 Alex Partridge is a British rower, and an Olympic silver and bronze medallist.

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Alex Traubert age 31

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Alex Twist age 32

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Alexis Sneff age 35 Alexis Sneff is an American rower.

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Andrew Byrnes age 34 James Andrew Byrnes is a Canadian rower and Olympic gold medalist. He was born in Toronto, Ontario and raised in Ithaca, New York. Byrnes is a 2005 graduate of Bates College in Maine, where he ...more

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Andrew Neils age 32 Andrew Neils is an American rower.

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Anthony Fahden age 32 Anthony Fahden is an American rowing athlete.

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Austin Nichols age 34

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Bernard Biglin

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Brandon Shald age 34 Brandon Shald is an American rower.

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Brett Newlin age 36 Brett Newlin is an American rower, who competed at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics. He began college at Michigan State University, but transferred to the University of Washington in January ...more

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Caroline Lind age 35 Caroline Lind is an American rower, and is a two-time Olympic gold medalist. In her Olympic debut at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Lind won a gold medal as a member of the women's eight ...more

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Caryn Davies age 35 Caryn Davies is an American rower. She won gold medals as the stroke seat in women's eight at the 2012 Summer Olympics and the 2008 Summer Olympics. In 2012 Davies was ranked number 4 in the ...more

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Catherine Reddick age 35 Catherine Reddick is an American rower.

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Charlie Cole age 31 Charles "Charlie" Cole is an American rower. He is a graduate of Yale and Kellogg College, Oxford, where he competed on the rowing team. Charlie was US Rowing's Athlete of the Year in ...more

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Chelsea Smith age 30 Chelsea Smith is an American rower.

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Daniel Urevick-Ackelsberg age 36

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Daniel Walsh age 38 Daniel Walsh is an American rower. He won a bronze medal in the men's eight at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Walsh attended Brien McMahon High School in Norwalk. Prior to 2008 he had served as an ...more

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David Banks age 34 David Banks is an American rower. He competed at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics.

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David Smith age 32 David Smith is an American rower.

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Elle Logan age 30 Elle Logan is an American rower. She was born Eleanor Logan in Portland, Maine, currently resides in Boothbay Harbor and attended the Brooks School in 2003 in North Andover, Massachusetts for ...more

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Elliot Hovey age 35 Elliot Meyer Hovey is an American rower who participated in the 2008 Summer Olympics and 2012 Summer Olympics. During his youth in New England, Hovey's athletic focus was primarily on downhill ...more

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Emily Regan age 29 Emily Regan is an American rower.

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Emily Schmieg age 29 Emily Schmieg is an American rower.

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Erin Cafaro age 34 Erin Jane Cafaro is an American rower. She competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where she won a gold medal in women's eight. At the 2012 London Olympics she won her second consecutive gold ...more

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Esther Lofgren age 33 Esther Ruth Lofgren is an American rower and an Olympic gold medalist. She won gold medal in the women’s eight at the 2012 Summer Games in London. Lofgren is a graduate of Harvard College, where ...more

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Gevvie Stone age 32 Gevvie Stone is an American rower.

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Giuseppe Lanzone age 35 Giuseppe Lanzone is an American rower. Along with his teammates he finished 9th in the men's coxless four at the 2008 Summer Olympics. He was in the men's 8+ that finished fourth at the 2012 ...more

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Glenn Ochal age 32 Glenn Ochal is an American rower.

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Grant James age 30 Grant James is an American rower.

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Gregory Ansolabehere age 31 Gregory Ansolabehere is an American rower.

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Gregory Ruckman age 44 Gregory Ruckman is an American rower.

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Hans Christopher Struzyna age 28 Hans Christopher Struzyna is an AMerican rower.

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Helen Tompkins age 30 Helen Tompkins is an American rower.

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Henrik Rummel age 30 Henrik Rummel is an American rower.

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Hillary Saeger age 33 Hillary Saeger is an American rower.

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Isolda Penney age 43 Isolda Penney is an American rower.

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Jake Cornelius age 33 Jacob Cornelius is an American rower. He competed in the Men's eight event at the 2012 Summer Olympics. He also rowed in the 2007 University Boat Race.

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James Biglin

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Janine Hanson age 35 Janine Stephens Janine Stephens Janine Stephens is a former Canadian rower from Winnipeg on the Canadian National team. Stephens won the silver medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London as ...more

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Jason Read age 40 Jason Read is a rower who rowed in the bow seat in the 2004 Summer Olympics Gold medal-winning U.S. Men's Rowing Team. Read was born and raised in the Ringoes section of East Amwell Township, ...more

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Jimmy Sopko age 36 Jimmy Sopko is an American rower.

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Johan Quie age 33 Johan Quie is an American rower.

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Joseph Spencer age 34 Joseph Spencer is an American rower.

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Julie Nichols age 39 Julie Nichols is an American rower.

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Kara Kohler age 27 Kara Kohler is an American rower.

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Katherine Robinson age 30 Katherine Robinson is an American rower.

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Katherine Stainken age 35 Katherine Stainken is an American rower.