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Athlete Profiles / William O’Shannessy

William O’Shannessy
Date of Birth 28/08/1999
Coach Mark Prater
Nickname Shaggers
Height 192cm
Hometown Clontarf, NSW
Hobbies Open water swimming
Club RBNTC/Sydney University Boat Club
Previous Rowing Clubs/School St Joseph’s College Hunters Hill
William competes for SUBC (Sydney University Boat Club), New South Wales.
In 2022, he was selected in the Men’s sweep squad for the 2022 European regattas.
He was part of the Australian 2022 World Cup III Men’s Eight crew that won a Silver Medal at Lucerne, Switzerland. At the 2022 World Rowing Championships held in Račice, Czech Republic, O’Shannessy was in the seven seat of the ART Men’s Eight that won a Bronze Medal.
Career Achievements
Class Year Race Position
M8+ 2022 World Rowing Championships Third Place
M8+ 2022 World Rowing Cup 3 Second Place
M8+ 2022 World Rowing Cup 2 Second Place