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2020 Australian Rowing Recruit – Ella McKenzie

 

The Student

  • Attends: Stuartholme School, Queensland Australia
  • Preferred Course of Study: Nursing & Exercise Sports & Science
  • SAT Results:
    • Reading & Writing: 610
    • Maths: 600
    • Total Score: 1210
  • Projected GPA:
  • See link below for academic reference

The Person

  • Ella is described as having an outstanding character, displaying an unyielding work ethic, high level of commitment and is always working to improve her technique to reach her true potential.
  • Ella is an active member in both her school and wider community, participating in many volunteer opportunities such as The Worlds Greatest Shave (2013 & 2015), raising $5000 to help fund research for cancer. She also collected food items and did fundraising for The Project Compassion Charity.
  • Through her exemplary leadership, positive energy, good character and ambitious personality, she has earned the respect of her peers, teachers, and coaches.
  • See link below to School Character Reference 

The Athlete

  • Position: Varied – (Stroke, 2-seat and 3-seat in coxed quad in school & club season. 2-seat in coxed eight in 2018 school season)
  • 2km Ergo: 8:01 (2018)

A Word from Ella

 “If you’ve got the grit and the guts, you’ve already won”

Strengths:

  • Fitness including weights, running/ cross training, ergos and on water
  • Able to work in a team environment
  • Very good sportsmanship and commitment to sport
  • Ability to learn, grow, strengthen and adapt to feedback/ changes
  • Passionate
  • Open and willing to try, compete and do anything thrown at me

Teams Represented:

  • St Peters Lutheran College
    • 2015 – Year 8 1st Quad
    • 2016 – Year 9 1st Quad
  • Stuartholme School
    • 2017 – Year 10 2nd Quad
    • 2018 – Senior 2nd Eight
    • 2018 – School Girl Quad – Nationals
  • 2018 – QLD School State Championships (Stuartholme School) – Mixed eight, scull, double, pair, quad & four
  • 2018 – NSW State Championships (Centenary U17) – Scull, double & quad
  • 2018 – QLD State Championships (Centenary U17) – Scull, double, quad & four
  • 2018 – BSRA Indoor Rowing Championships – Year 11 Team Stuartholme
  • 2018 – Nationals Centenary U17 Quad, Double, & Scull
  • 2017 –  QLD School State Championships (QSSC) – Represented Stuartholme in scull & double
    • See link below for Coach Reference
    • See link below for Athletic Resume
    • View snapshot video below

If you feel that Ella could be a good fit, please contact Maria Hopes.

Phone: +61 414 477 476 | Email: [email protected] | Skype: maria.hopes