Rory Gibbs. Credit Nick Middleton

Rory Gibbs

Rower - Men's Squad
Date of Birth: 3rd Apr 1994 (26 years old)
Club: Oxford Brookes
Height: 194cm
Hometown: Marlow

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Intro

European gold medallist Rory Gibbs has had a fantastic start to his senior GB career.

Rory Gibbs first made his debut for the GB Rowing Team at the U23 World Championships, finishing 5th as part of the men’s eight in 2015 and 2016.

He has had a superb start to his first season in the senior squad, winning World Champs bronze, European gold and World Cup III silver as part of the men’s four.

On The Water

GB Competitive Record
Year Event Position Boat
2019 World Rowing Championships
Linz Ottensheim, AUT
Bronze M4-
2019 World Rowing Cup III
Rotterdam, NED
Silver M4-
2019 World Rowing Cup II
Poznan, POL
4 M4-
2019 European Rowing Championships
Lucerne, SUI
Gold M4-
2016 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Rotterdam, NED
5 BM4+
2015 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
5 BM8+
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Championships
Linz Ottensheim, AUT
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Cup III
Rotterdam, NED
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Cup II
Poznan, POL
Position:
4
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2019
Event:
European Rowing Championships
Lucerne, SUI
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2016
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Rotterdam, NED
Position:
5
Boat:
BM4+
Year:
2015
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
Position:
5
Boat:
BM8+

Beyond The Boat

Outside rowing, Rory is a qualified personal trainer and has an MSc in Business Management. His favourite film genre is fantasy and author is Dan Brown. Rory has a keen interest in entrepreneurship and wants to pursue this passion when the opportunity arises.

Rory is Lottery funded through UK Sport.