Name: Ross James
Sport: Rowing
Event(s): Eight
Height: 6'5”
Weight: 195
DOB: 8/17/1987
Birthplace: Alamosa, Colo.
Hometown: Calif.
College: University of Wisconsin, Madison '10, Biological Systems Engineering
Olympic Experience
  • London 2012 (4th)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2013 World Cup Gold Medalist and World Championship Bronze Medalist in the Men's Eight
  • 2008 Varsity Eight Champion and overall team points trophy “Rowe Cup” winner at Eastern Sprints
  • 2008 IRA National Champion in the Men’s Varsity Eight, finishing off an undefeated season
  • Gold medalist at the 2008 World Under 23 Rowing Championships in the Men’s Eight
Personal: Fun Facts: Eagle Scout...Competed at the Olympics with his twin brother Grant...Inducted into the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.