Name: Molly Reckford
Sport: Rowing
Event(s): Lightweight Women's Double Sculls
Height: 5-10
DOB: 10/9/1992
Birthplace: Short Hills, N.J.
Hometown: Short Hills, N.J.
High School: Phillips Exeter Academy
College: Dartmouth College ‘15, Government & Psychology
Team/Club: Sarasota Crew
Coach(es): Casey Galvanek
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 5th (double sculls)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2019 – 4th (lightweight quadruple sculls)
  • Years of Participation: 2019
  • Top Finish: 4th – 2019 (lightweight quadruple sculls)
Other Career Highlights
  • Won the lightweight double sculls at the 2021 World Rowing Final Olympic Qualification Regatta
Personal: Walked on to Dartmouth‘s open weight rowing team...Enjoys cooking, cycling, reading, sculling, cross-country skiing and erging...Has two older siblings and a pet cockatiel...Credits her big dreams and love of sport to her grandparents, and her competitive nature to her sister and father...Her grandfather, Bill Spencer, was a two-time Olympian and longtime coach for team USA in Biathlon.