Saskia Budgett. Credit Nick Middleton

Saskia Budgett

Rower - Women's Squad
Date of Birth: 21st Sep 1996 (23 years old)
Club: Tideway Sculler School
Height: 177cm
Hometown: London

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Intro

Double U23 World medallist Saskia Budgett made her debut for the GB senior team in 2019.

She first represented Great Britain as a junior for GB v France in 2012 and at the Coupe de la Jeunesse in 2013, before competing at the Junior World Championships in 2014.

She won U23 World Championships gold as part of the women’s quadruple sculls in 2017, achieving bronze in the same event in 2018.

In 2019 she was selected as a spare for the senior GB team for World Cup III in Rotterdam and the World Championships in Linz.

On The Water

GB Competitive Record
Year Event Position Boat
2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Poznan, POL
Bronze BW4x
2017 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
Gold BW4x
2016 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Rotterdam, NED
4 BW4-
2014 World Rowing Junior Championships
Hamburg, GER
1 (FB Final) JW4-
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsPoznan, POL
Position:
Boat:
BW4x
Year:
2017
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsPlovdiv, BUL
Position:
Boat:
BW4x
Year:
2016
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsRotterdam, NED
Position:
4
Boat:
BW4-
Year:
2014
Event:
World Rowing Junior ChampionshipsHamburg, GER
Position:
1 (FB Final)
Boat:
JW4-

Beyond The Boat

Saskia studied biology at university and is interested in pursuing a medical career after rowing.