Rowan McKellar. Credit Nick Middleton

Rowan McKellar

Rower - Women's Squad
Date of Birth: 24th May 1994 (26 years old)
Club: Leander Club/Broxbourne RC
Height: 183cm

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Intro

World U23 silver medallist Rowan McKellar made her senior debut in 2017, going on to race at the World Rowing Championships in Sarasota-Bradenton.

A University of California, Berkeley graduate, Rowan McKellar won an outstanding silver medal in the women’s pairs with Holly Norton at the 2015 World Rowing U23 Championships. The following year she raced in the women’s four at the same event and finished fourth.

After making her senior debut in the 2017 season, in 2018 Rowan claimed World Cup silver in the women’s eight and bronze with Hattie Taylor in the pair. She was selected in the eight for the 2019 season and has won European silver and World Cup bronze.

On The Water

GB Competitive Record
Year Event Position Boat
2019 World Rowing Championships
Linz Ottensheim, AUT
5 W8+
2019 World Rowing Cup III
Rotterdam, NED
5 W8+
2019 World Rowing Cup II
Poznan, POL
Bronze W8+
2019 European Rowing Championships
Lucerne, SUI
Silver W8+
2018 World Rowing Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
1 (FB Final) W2-
2018 European Rowing Championships
Glasgow, GBR
5 W2-
2018 World Rowing Cup II
Linz Ottensheim, AUT
Bronze W2-
2018 World Rowing Cup I
Belgrade, SRB
Silver W8+
2017 World Rowing Championships
Sarasota-Bradenton, USA
1 (FB Final) W4-
2017 World Rowing Cup III
Lucerne, SUI
6 W4-
2016 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Rotterdam, NED
4 BW4-
2015 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
Silver BW2-
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsLinz Ottensheim, AUT
Position:
5
Boat:
W8+
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Cup IIIRotterdam, NED
Position:
5
Boat:
W8+
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Cup IIPoznan, POL
Position:
Boat:
W8+
Year:
2019
Event:
European Rowing ChampionshipsLucerne, SUI
Position:
Boat:
W8+
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsPlovdiv, BUL
Position:
1 (FB Final)
Boat:
W2-
Year:
2018
Event:
European Rowing ChampionshipsGlasgow, GBR
Position:
5
Boat:
W2-
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing Cup IILinz Ottensheim, AUT
Position:
Boat:
W2-
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing Cup IBelgrade, SRB
Position:
Boat:
W8+
Year:
2017
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsSarasota-Bradenton, USA
Position:
1 (FB Final)
Boat:
W4-
Year:
2017
Event:
World Rowing Cup IIILucerne, SUI
Position:
6
Boat:
W4-
Year:
2016
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsRotterdam, NED
Position:
4
Boat:
BW4-
Year:
2015
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsPlovdiv, BUL
Position:
Boat:
BW2-