Australian College of Physical Education Academic Excellence Finalist

Lucy Coleman first started rowing when she was 14 years old and has since represented Australia at various world cups and world championships, most recently winning a silver medal in the women’s lightweight double scull at the 2022 World Rowing Cup II in Polzan. After completing high school, Lucy studied a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. In 2018, she returned to Australia and is now studying a double degree in Aeronautical Engineering and Project Management at the University of Sydney whilst also training full time.  Last year Lucy was awarded a Sydney University Blue and a Senate Award for her outstanding academic achievements 

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