NSWIS graduate athlete Georgina Rowe is a world championship silver medallist rower and a member of the Australian Olympic Team for Tokyo 2020, where she will make her Olympic debut.
Raised on Sydney’s Northern Beaches, Georgina competed for her local surf lifesaving club in surfboat rowing before taking up still water rowing in 2017.
In 2018, she was selected on the Australian Rowing Team as part of the women’s eight crew, making her international debut at the 2018 World Rowing Cup in Austria where they claimed bronze. Later that year at the World Rowing Championships in Bulgaria, the women’s eight crew claimed another bronze medal. Georgina followed up her 2018 success in 2019 with medals at the two World Cups in Poland and The Netherlands.
At the 2019 World Championships Georgina and the Women’s Eight crew took silver and qualified their boat for the Tokyo Olympics.