The Basic Info:
Who: Jamie, a tall, freckled girl from Spokane, WA.
What: A full-time rower, training with the US National Team
When: Twice a day, everyday, rain or shine!
Where: Princeton, NJ, with occasional winter training trips to warm-weather locales (San Diego, etc)
Why: The chance to wear the “Team USA” uniform on the world stage! World Championships in New Zealand (2010), Slovenia (2011), and the 2012 London Olympics!
-Birthday: July 19, 1986
-Hometown: Spokane, WA
-Education: Yale University, 2008
-Home Club Affiliation: Spokane River Rowing Association
-Post-Rowing Plans: Run some more marathons, learn how to downhill ski, grad school for physical therapy
-Hobbies: Nordic skiing, piano playing, exploratory runs, crockpot cooking, scavenging through lost-and-found bins
-Favorite Movies: (in no particular order) The Goonies, The Gods Must Be Crazy, Shrek, Remember the Titans, Pirates of the Caribbean, any Disney movie, any old musicals
-Favorite Books: The Count of Monte Cristo, Pride and Prejudice, Sherlock Holmes, Ender’s Game, any and all Bernstein Bears books, etc etc
-2004-2008, Yale University: NCAA Champions (2007, 2008); Eastern Sprints Champion (2007); Crash-B’s Indoor World Championships; Silver Medalist (2007, 2008)
-2007: Under-23 Worlds, W8+, Bronze Medalists (Strathclyde, Scotland)
For a share in the adventure, visit my blog here. Callused fingers, muscular physiques, and world travels are all on the party agenda! Experience the excitement of 2k racing! The travails of indoor erg workouts! The camaraderie found only on a crew team!