Lightweight Men’s Eight
Birthplace: Edgerton, Wis.
Hometown: Edgerton, Wis.
Current Residence: Oklahoma City, Okla.
Club Affiliation: Community Rowing Inc.
Began Rowing: University of Wisconsin, 2005
Date of Birth: 10/7/1986
High School: Edgerton High School, 2005
Undergraduate Education: University of Wisconsin, Astronomy-Physics, 2010
Employer: Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Training Location: Boston, Mass.
Current Coaches: Bruce Smith
Years on Nation Team: Four – 2009-12, Senior
International Results: Finished 13th in the lightweight four at the 2011 World Rowing Championships...Finished tenth in the lightweight four at the 2010 World Rowing Championships...Won silver in the lightweight eight at the 2009 World Rowing Championships.
National Results: Won the lightweight men's eight at the 2012 World Rowing Senior Non-Olympic Championship trials... Won the lightweight eight at the 2011 Head of the Charles Regatta...Finished second in the lightweight pair at the 2010 National Selection Regatta #3…Won bronze in the varsity eight at the 2009 Eastern Sprints.
Personal: Ryan enjoys spending time with his six little brothers and sisters…He also enjoys reading, video games, and photography.