Samantha Redgrave

Rower // Women's Squad
Date of Birth: 18th Aug 1994 (28 years old)
Club: Leander Club
Height: 185 cm
Hometown: Gateshead

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Samantha Redgrave made her senior debut at World Cup III in 2021 in the women's pair (W2-), earning a bronze medal. She is reigning European Champion in the coxless four (W4-)

She has enjoyed an unbroken record of wins in the W4- in 2022, taking gold at World Cups I and III and at the European Rowing Championships where her crew doubled up into the women’s eight (W8+), adding a silver medal to their collection.

Inspired by Katherine Granger, Helen Glover and Jessica Ennis-Hill, she aspires to an Olympic gold.

Don’t take things so seriously that you stop enjoying yourself

Beyond the Boat

Music: Paramore/Hayley Williams & David Bowie

Films/TV: Movie- Steel Magnolias (cry) TV- This Country

Hobbies: Cross stitch, TV, Mario Kart

Dream dinner guests: James Acaster, Bob Mortimer, Katherine Ryan

Sports I follow: Athletics and F1 (through drive to survive)

If I wasn’t a rower…. I’d love to own a dude ranch in Canada.

Sports I’d like to compete in… Heptathalon or Volleyball