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2020 Australian Rowing Recruit – Stephanie Schwab

The Person

About Me:

  • Diligent
  • Kind
  • Reliable
  • Persevering
  • Responsible

Leadership & Community:

School:

  • 2018 SAGA (school yearbook) committee
  • Involvement in school IGSSA sports including
    • 2019 Rowing 1st VIII
    • 2018 1st VIII
    • 2017 Freshmen A Waterpolo
    • Basketball, Volleyball, Softball and Hockey
  • Member of STEM organisation at school for four years
  • Maths Mentor Program High Achiever (2018)
  • Activities including AMT Maths Challenge (2014- 2017)
  • Future Problem Solving – Nationals (2016) and Internationals (2017)
  • Engineering in Schools Project (2016)
  • Australian Computational and Linguistics Olympiad (2016-2017)
  • Attended 2018 STEM Space Camp USA
  • Penrhos Profs@Perkins at Harry Perkins Medical Research Institute
  • Active member of Music at Penrhos College
    • Learning Clarinet since 2014
    • Involved in Wind Orchestra and Senior Clarinet Ensemble
    • AMEB Award for Excellence in Second Grade (2016)

Community:

  • Completed over 100 hours of community service including:
    •  Regular Charity Shop Volunteering (2019, 2018, 2017)
    • City to Surf Fun run Water station (2019, 2018, 2016)
    • Rowing Support Group Manure Drive (2019, 2018, 2017)
    • Raising Money for Royal Flying Doctor Service through Piggy Bank Project (2018)
    • Astrofest Sausage Sizzle (2017)
    • Weetbix Kids Try-athalon (2016)
    • Assistance at various community events and fundraisers

Personal Quote:

"I'm excited for this incredible opportunity and experience to study and compete in America!"


The Athlete

Height:

5'10"

Weight:

145.5lbs

2km Ergo:

7.56.2

Seat:

Bow side (seven seat) - Can row strokeside confidently

Strengths:

  • Able to maintain good rhythm and time
  • Good rowing posture and technique
  • Ability to work effectively in team environment
  • Adapts quickly to changes – both in and out of the boat
  • Motivated with strong work ethic
  • Elite endurance level
  • Arm Span: 183cm

Athletic Highlights

Notable Teams Represented:

  • 2019 – Swan River Rowing Club
  • 2019 – Penrhos College 1st VIII
    • 2018 1st VIII
    • 2017 Freshman A

Notable Rowing Achievements:

Event Result Date Name of Meet
2000m Erg 7:51.5 10/06/2019
2000m Erg 8:10.1 30/04/2019
​2000m Erg ​8:11.1 29/04/2019
2000m Erg 8:19.3 01/04/2019
2000m 1st VIII Race 7:08.34 04/05/2019 2019 IGSSA Regatta
2000m 1st VIII Race 7:14.93 18/05/2019 2019 IGSSA Regatta
2000m Erg 7:56.2 10/06/2019
1000m Women’s Coxed Eight 3:37 17/08/2019 2019 RWA Pennant Regatta 6

The Student

Attends:

Penrhos College, WA Australia

Preferred Course of Study:

Engineering, Biomedical Science & Pharmacy

Academic Awards/Achievements:

  • Certificate of Academic Excellence (2017, 2018)
  • Course Award – Physics ATAR (2018)
  • Certificate of Academic Endeavor – Japanese 2018 (2018)
  • Australian Maths Competition – Distinction (2018)

References, Resume & High School Transcript

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Student Athlete Resume: Click to View

Student High School Transcript: Click to View


If you feel that this student could be a good fit, please contact our Talent Coordinator:

Maria Hopes
Phone: +61 414 477 476 | Email: maria@studyandplayusa.com.au | Skype: maria.hopes