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Athlete Profiles / Simon Keenan

Simon Keenan
VIC
ATHLETE STATISTICS
Date of Birth 08/10/1992
Coach Ian Wright, Mark Prater, Andrew Randell
Nickname Crackers, Simmo
Height 201cm
Weight 97kgs
Hometown Melbourne, Victoria
Hobbies Useless trivia and brunching
Club RBNTC/Melbourne University BC
Previous Rowing Clubs/School Xavier College
A graduate of Yale University, Simon Keenan won a silver medal in 2014 at the World Rowing U23 Championships in the Men's Eight. His loves to listen to Bruce Springsteen ahead of a race and his favourite place to row is Housatonic River, CT, USA. In 2017, Keenan was named as the reserve for the Australian Men's Eight that will competed at World Rowing Cups 2 and 3, while he raced at the 2017 World Rowing Championships in the Men's Eight. In 2017-18, Keenan joined the Reinhold Batschi Men's National Training Centre in Canberra and was selected into the Men's Eight for the World Rowing Cups and World Rowing Championships.
Career Achievements
Class Year Race Position
M8+ 2018 World Rowing Championships Second Place
M8+ 2018 World Rowing Cup 3 Second Place
BM8+ 2014 World Rowing U23 Championships Second Place