Imogen Grant

Rower // Women's Squad
Date of Birth: 26th Feb 1996 (24 years old)
Club: Cambridge University Women's BC
Hometown: Cambridge

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Imogen made her senior GB Rowing Team debut at the first World Cup of the year in 2018, going on to become World U23 champion the same year

Having learned to row at Trinity College, Cambridge, in 2014, Grant has had a meteoric rise to the top, getting her first taste of international success in the Cambridge University Women’s BC eight that took gold at the 2015 European Universities Rowing Championships.

In 2016, Grant rowed in the CUWBC lightweight eight and reserve boat before moving up to the Blue Boat for both the 2017 and 2018 Women’s Boat Races, won by Cambridge. In 2017 she also competed in the lightweight women’s quad at the World Rowing U23 Championships in Plovdiv, finishing fifth.

Later in 2018, alongside training to be a doctor, Grant was selected to row the lightweight single scull at the first World Cup of the year in Belgrade, finishing an impressive fourth place. She went on to row in the same boat class at the World Rowing U23 Championships in Poznan, taking a dominant gold by nearly two lengths.

Grant partnered Ellie Piggott in the lightweight double sculls at the 2019 European Championships and second World Cup, finishing 4th and 8th respectively. She won another superb gold medal in the lightweight single sculls at the third World Cup of the season, before claiming World Championships bronze with Emily Craig in the lightweight double.

On The Water

GB Competitive Record

Year Event Position Boat
2019 World Rowing Championships
Linz Ottensheim, AUT
LW2x
2019 World Rowing Cup III
Rotterdam, NED
LW1x
2019 World Rowing Cup II
Poznan, POL
2 (FB Final) LW2x
2019 European Rowing Championships
Lucerne, SUI
4 LW2x
2018 World Rowing Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
LW1x
2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Poznan, POL
BLW1x
2018 World Rowing Cup I
Belgrade, SRB
4 LW1x
2017 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
5 BLW4x
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsLinz Ottensheim, AUT
Position:
Boat:
LW2x
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Cup IIIRotterdam, NED
Position:
Boat:
LW1x
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Cup IIPoznan, POL
Position:
2 (FB Final)
Boat:
LW2x
Year:
2019
Event:
European Rowing ChampionshipsLucerne, SUI
Position:
4
Boat:
LW2x
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsPlovdiv, BUL
Position:
Boat:
LW1x
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsPoznan, POL
Position:
Boat:
BLW1x
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing Cup IBelgrade, SRB
Position:
4
Boat:
LW1x
Year:
2017
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsPlovdiv, BUL
Position:
5
Boat:
BLW4x