Name: Amanda Elmore
Sport: Rowing
Event(s): Eight
Height: 5-11
Weight: 175
DOB: 3/13/1991
Birthplace: West Lafayette, Ind.
Hometown: West Lafayette, Ind.
High School: Harrison High School (West Lafayette, Ind.) ‘09
College: Purdue University ‘09, Biological Sciences; University of Michigan ‘18, Microbiology and Immunology
Team/Club: USRowing Training Center – Princeton
Coach(es): Laurel Korholz, Tom Terhaar
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016); Olympic medalist (gold)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold (women's eight)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – gold (quadruple sculls)
  • Years of participation: 2015 (quadruple sculls)
  • Medals: 1 (gold)
Personal: Daughter of David and Janet Elmore...Has three siblings, Andrew, Emily and Steven...Was inspired to begin rowing after her brothers competed in rowing at Purdue University.