Zak Lee-Green

 Zak Lee-Green

Rio 2016 Olympiad: 2013 - 2016
Zak raced at the second World Cup of the 2014 season in Aiguebelette in the lightweight men's single, his first senior international competition, and came 3rd in the 'B' final.  For the World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam he was selected as a 'spare' and raced in the lightweighweight men's single.  Zak did well to make the World Top 12, finishing 10th overall.

In 2013 he raced at the World Rowing U23 Championships in Linz, Austria, where he made the A Final, finishing 6th in the lightweight men's single scull.

Zak raced in the lightweight men's double scull with Jamie Coombes at the 2012 World Rowing U23 Championships in Trakai, finishing 8th overall.  At the 2012 GB Rowing Team Senior & U23 Trials Zak was 7th in the lightweight men's single scull.

London 2012 Olympiad: 2009 - 2012
Zak raced in the lightweight men's quadruple scull at the 2010 World Rowing U23 Championships in Brest, Belarus, where he won a fine bronze medal.

Beyond the Boat
Zak started rowing in year 8 of school at the Llandaff Rowing Club.  At the time he was also a keen swimmer but could not commit to both.  In September 2007 he committed to rowing and began training in Cardiff Bay with the Welsh Squad.  In 2009 he won gold in the junior men's quad at the Home International Regatta.

He is currently studying Dentistry at Manchester University and enjoys the challenge of juggling rowing and academics. 

Zak is a member of the GB Rowing Team's Start Programme and is Lottery Funded through UK Sport.

Location
Place of Birth: Carmarthen
Current Address: Manchester
Home Town: Cardiff
Region(s): Cardiff
Personal information
Date of Birth: 5th February 1991
Weight: 70kg
Height: 184cm
Education: Manchester University
Rowing information
Club: Agecroft Rowing Club
Boat: Lightweight Men's Spare
Role: Rower
Coaches:

Hamish Burrell

Learnt to Row: Llandaff Rowing Club
Original Club(s): Llandaff Rowing Club
Original Coach(es):

Sian Ellin Griffiths, Sarah Thomas, Ian Shore

GB Competitive Record
This Season's Results

World Cup II

9th LM1x
World Rowing Championships
2014 10th LM1x/Spare
World Rowing U23 Championships
2013 6th LM1x
2012 8th LM2x
2011 7th LM4x
2010 Bronze  LM4x 
GB Rowing Team Senior Trials
2012 7th LM1x