Name: Claire Collins
Sport: Rowing
Event(s): Women's Four
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
DOB: 11/29/1996
Birthplace: Greenbrae, Calif.
Hometown: McLean, Va.
High School: Deerfield Academy (Deerfield, Mass.) ‘15
College: Princeton University ‘11, Economics
Team/Club: USRowing Training Center – Princeton
Coach(es): Tom Terhaar, Laurel Korholz
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 7th (women's four)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships, bronze (eight)
  • 2017 World Rowing Under 23 Championships, silver (eight)
  • 2014 World Rowing Junior Championships, silver (four)
  • 2013 World Rowing Junior Championships, 5th (eight)
  • 2012 World Rowing Junior Championships, silver (eight)
Personal: Daughter of Steve and Patti Collins...Has an older sister Faith and a younger sister Sarah...Loves baking/cooking, traveling, and hanging out with family and friends...Competed in volleyball, swimming, and rowing all four years of high school...Won the 2019 Princeton University's C. Otto von Keinbusch Award for Princeton's top senior female athlete and was nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year in 2019...Was a three-time All-American and four-time All-Ivy recipient