Select Page

Senior A / Benjamin Coombs

Senior Athletes
Benjamin Coombs
VIC
ATHLETE STATISTICS
Date of Birth 16/03/1992
Coach Ian Wright, Mark Prater, Andrew Randell
Nickname Meatball, Hippo, Coombsie
Height 187cm
Weight 94kgs
Hometown Melbourne, Victoria
Hobbies Russian language, Philosophy, Age of Empires 3
Club University of Technology, Sydney RC
A graduate from Columbia University in the USA, Coombs is fluent in Russian, having studied International Politics and Russian Language as his major. He graduated in 2014, and in the same year represented Australia at the World Rowing U23 Championships in the the U23 Men's Eight where he won a silver medal. The Victorian athlete was selected in 2017 to compete for Australia in the Men's Eight at the 2017 World Rowing Cups 2 and 3.
Career Achievements
Class Year Race Position
M2+ 2017 World Rowing Cup 3 Second Place
BM8+ 2014 World Rowing U23 Championships Second Place