Name: Kara Kohler
Sport: Rowing
Discipline: Women's quad sculls
Height: 6’2”
Weight: 180
Current Residence:
Princeton, NJ
College: University of California

Olympic Experience:
  • 2012 Olympic Games, bronze medal in the women's quad sculls
Career Highlights:
  • Finished eighth in the quadruple sculls at 2012 Samsung World Rowing Cup II
  • Finished fourth in the quadruple sculls at the 2012 Samsung World Rowing Cup I
  • Won gold in the four at the 2011 World Rowing Championships
  • Won gold in the eight at the 2011 Rowing World Cup stop in Lucerne

Fun Facts: Kara was a competitive swimmer throughout high school, swimming at the 2008 Janet Evans Grand Prix Swim Meet at USC and the 2008 Pacific Swimming North America Cup Challenge ... Her hobbies include camping, swimming, triathlons, cooking and baking ... Kara was encouraged by a family friend to attend the University of California and to consider the sport of rowing ... Kara was a 2011 DI First-Team All-American

Learn more: 
US Rowing