Robin Prendes


Name: Robin Prendes
Sport: Rowing
Discipline: Lightweight four
Height: 6-1
Weight: 155
DOB: 12/13/1988
Birthplace: Matanzas, Cuba
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
Current Residence: Oklahoma City, Okla.
High School: Miami Coral Park Senior High School (Miami, Fla.) ‘07
College: Princeton University ’11, Economics

Olympic Experience:

  • London 2012 Olympic Games, 8th (lightweight four)

Career Highlights:

  • 2012 Final Olympic Qualification Regatta, 1st (lightweight four)
  • 2011 Head of the Charles Regatta, 1st (lightweight eight)
  • 2011 IRA championships, 5th (lightweight eight)
  • 2011 Eastern Sprints, 4th (lightweight eight)
  • 2010 World Rowing Championships, bronze (lightweight four)
  • 2010 IRA championships, 1st (lightweight eight)
  • 2010 Eastern Sprints, 1st (lightweight eight)
  • 2009 IRA championships, 1st (lightweight eight)
  • 2009 Eastern Sprints, 1st (lightweight eight)

Personal: Son of Vicky and Rodolfo Prendes…Coached by Cameron Kiosoglous…Affiliated with the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Oklahoma City…Began rowing in 2001 with the American Barge Club in…Speaks Portuguese and Spanish.



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