Coach / Ian Wright
|Place of residence||Canberra, Australia|
Ian Wright is the Men's Head Coach. Based in Canberra at the Reinhold Batschi National Training Centre, Wright joined RA having previously been the Head Coach of Swiss Rowing where he oversaw the country's Lightweight Men's Four gold medal victory at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Prior to his role in Switzerland, Wright worked for Rowing New Zealand as the NZ Men’s Eight Coach and as Head Coach of the Waikato Regional Performance Centre (RPC). Wright has overseen many successful crews including back to back gold medals in the Men’s U23 Eight at the World Rowing Championships in 2013 and 2014.