Tom George

Rower // Men's Squad
Date of Birth: 22nd Sep 1994 (25 years old)
Club: Leander Club
Height: 193cm
Hometown: Cheltenham

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Medallist at junior and U23 level, Tom George made his senior international debut at the 2017 World Cup in Lucerne.

Princeton University student Tom George learnt to row at Radley College and was first selected to represent Great Britain in 2012, when he won a bronze medal in the men’s eight at the World Rowing Junior Championships.

He went on to earn a spot on the U23 team in 2014, 2015 and 2016; his best result was an impressive silver medal in the men’s four at the 2016 World Rowing U23 Championships in Rotterdam.

Tom made his senior debut in the men’s eight at the World Cup regatta in Lucerne and went on to finish fifth in the men’s pair with Tom Jeffery at the World Rowing Championships in Sarasota-Bradenton.

He has been part of the men’s eight for the 2018 and 2019 seasons, winning two World Cup silver medals, European silver, two World Championships bronze medals and World Cup gold.

On The Water

GB Competitive Record

Year Event Position Boat
2019 World Rowing Championships
Linz Ottensheim, AUT
M8+
2019 World Rowing Cup III
Rotterdam, NED
M8+
2019 World Rowing Cup II
Poznan, POL
M8+
2019 European Rowing Championships
Lucerne, SUI
M8+
2018 World Rowing Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
M8+
2018 European Rowing Championships
Glasgow, GBR
5 M8+
2018 World Rowing Cup II
Linz Ottensheim, AUT
M8+
2017 World Rowing Championships
Sarasota-Bradenton, USA
5 M2-
2017 World Rowing Cup III
Lucerne, SUI
6 M8+
2016 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Rotterdam, NED
BM4-
2015 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
4 BM2-
2014 World Rowing U23 Championships
Varese, ITA
6 BM8+
2012 World Rowing Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
JM8+
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsLinz Ottensheim, AUT
Position:
Boat:
M8+
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Cup IIIRotterdam, NED
Position:
Boat:
M8+
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Cup IIPoznan, POL
Position:
Boat:
M8+
Year:
2019
Event:
European Rowing ChampionshipsLucerne, SUI
Position:
Boat:
M8+
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsPlovdiv, BUL
Position:
Boat:
M8+
Year:
2018
Event:
European Rowing ChampionshipsGlasgow, GBR
Position:
5
Boat:
M8+
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing Cup IILinz Ottensheim, AUT
Position:
Boat:
M8+
Year:
2017
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsSarasota-Bradenton, USA
Position:
5
Boat:
M2-
Year:
2017
Event:
World Rowing Cup IIILucerne, SUI
Position:
6
Boat:
M8+
Year:
2016
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsRotterdam, NED
Position:
Boat:
BM4-
Year:
2015
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 ChampionshipsPlovdiv, BUL
Position:
4
Boat:
BM2-
Year:
2014
Event:
World Rowing U23 ChampionshipsVarese, ITA
Position:
6
Boat:
BM8+
Year:
2012
Event:
World Rowing ChampionshipsPlovdiv, BUL
Position:
Boat:
JM8+

Beyond the Boat

Tom is a former rugby player and a big sports fan, who grew up going to Kingsholm to watch Gloucester. He describes himself as a coffee connoisseur and enjoys Shakespeare and art. He studied politics at Princeton University.