Will Newell

USA Rowing

will newell
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Name: Will Newell
Sport: 
Rowing
Discipline:
Men’s lightweight four
Height:
6’2”
Current Residence:
Oklahoma City, Okla.
College: 
Harvard University ’11, Classics

Olympic Experience:

  • 2012 Olympic Games, 8th in men’s lightweight four

Career Highlights:

  • 2012 Final Olympic Qualification Regatta, 1st (lightweight four)
  • 2011 World Rowing Championships, 5th (lightweight eight)
  • 2011 Head of the Charles Regatta, 1st (lightweight eight)
  • 2011 Eastern Sprints, 1st (lightweight eight)
  • 2011 IRA championships, 2nd (lightweight eight)
  • 2010 World Rowing Under 23 Championships, 3rd (lightweight four)
  • 2010 IRA championships, 3rd (lightweight eight)
  • 2010 Eastern Sprints, 2nd (lightweight eight)
  • 2009 IRA championships, 3rd (lightweight eight)

Fun Facts: Enjoys sailing, hiking, running and fishing…Has hiked all 48, 4,000-foot or higher mountains in New Hampshire.

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