Name: Brooke Mooney
Sport: Rowing
Event(s): Women's Eight
Height: 6-2
Hometown: Peru, Vt.
High School: Vermont Academy (Rockingham, Vt.) ‘14
College: University of Washington (Seattle, Wash.)
Team/Club: USRowing Training Center – Princeton
Coach(es): Tom Terhaar, Laurel Korholz
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 4th (women's eight)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 World Rowing Cup II, silver (eight)
  • 2019 World Rowing Cup I, 4th (four)
  • 2019 World Rowing Cup I, 7th (pair)
  • 2019 World Rowing Indoor Championships, 2nd (women’s open division)
  • Was named Pac-12 Athlete of the Year, Pocock CRCA First-Team All-America, and Academic All-Pac-12 honorable mention
Personal: Parents are Tamra and Jim...Has two siblings - Heather and Scott...Hobbies include baking (it's a great hobby when you have a team full of taste testers), tennis, sailing, swimming, walking/hiking and traveling...Is a baker with multiple 5-star yelp reviews...No place is too far to walk became her motto when recovering from brain surgery in 2017...Found the sport of rowing through cross-country skiing...Grew up in Vermont as a competitive cross-country skier with multiple junior national championship podiums but transitioned to rowing for her senior year of high school.