Athlete Profiles / Lucy Coleman
|Date of Birth||29/03/1999|
|Coach||John Keogh, Tom Westgarth and Ellen Randell|
|Hobbies||Waterskiing, good coffee and the beach|
|Club||Sydney University Boat Club|
|Previous Rowing Clubs/School||St Hilda’s School, University of Tulsa LWT Women’s Team, Oklahoma, USA|
Lucy Coleman grew up on a cropping and cattle farm just north of Moree in New South Wales. Coleman took up rowing while at boarding school on the Gold Coast and wrapped up Year 12 with a gold medal in the Women's Youth Eight for Queensland (in the Interstate Regatta). After finishing school, Coleman studied a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA where she won a silver medal in the Lightweight Women's Double Scull, at the IRA National Championships in 2018. After 2018, she decided to transfer back to Australia, to pursue her aspirations to row for Australia. She is now at the University of Sydney studying a double degree of Aeronautical Engineering and Project Management.