Charlie Cole

Statistics

Date of birth

6/21/86

Height

6'4"

Weight

200

Began Rowing

1999,New Canaan High School

Hometown

New Canaan, Conn.

Birthplace

New York, N.Y.

Current residence

New York, N.Y.

High School

New Canaan High School

Undergraduate Education

Yale University, 2007

Graduate Education

Oxford University, 2008

Training Location

Princeton, N.J.

Current Coach

Bryan Volpenhein

Club Affiliations

USRowing Training Center – Princeton

Teams

Senior

2009-2012, 2014-2016

Under 23 Teams

2006-2008

Junior

2003-2004

International Results

Finished fourth in the four at the 2016 World Rowing Cup II...Won gold in the four at the 2016 World Rowing Cup I...Finished seventh in the four at the 2015 World Rowing Championships…Won gold in the four at the 2015 World Rowing Cup 2…Finished sixth in the pair at the 2014 World Rowing Championships...Won bronze in the four at the 2012 Olympic Games...Finished fourth in the four at the 2011 World Rowing Championships...Took bronze in the four at the 2011 Rowing World Cup stop in Lucerne...Reached the finals of the Stewards Challenge Cup at the 2011 Henley Royal Regatta...Finished sixth in the eight at the 2010 World Rowing Championships...Finished 10th in the pair at the 2010 Rowing World Cup stop in Lucerne…Finished sixth in the pair at the 2010 Rowing World Cup stop in Bled…Finished fifth in the pair at the 2009 World Rowing Championships…Took bronze in the pair at the 2009 Rowing World Cup stop in Lucerne…Finished seventh in the pair at the 2009 Rowing World Cup stop in Banyoles…Won gold in the eight at the 2008 World Rowing Under 23 Championships…Won the eight at the 2008 Oxford Cambridge Boat Race…Finished fourth in the eight at the 2007 World Rowing Under 23 Championships…Finished 14th in the quadruple sculls at the 2006 World Rowing Under 23 Championships...Finished fifth in the eight at the 2004 World Rowing Junior Championships...Took silver in the eight at the 2003 World Rowing Junior Championships.

National Results

Finished second inthe pair at the 2016 National Selection Regatta I...Finished third in the pair at the 2015 National Selection Regatta 1…Won the pair at the 2014 National Selection Regatta 1...Won the pair in the 2014 Fall Speed Order...Won the pair at the 2014 Senior 2 World Championships Trials…Won the pair at the 2013 USRowing East Coast Fall Speed Order...Won the pair at the 2012 National Selection Regatta 1...Won the pair at the 2011 National Selection Regatta 2...Finished fourth in the pair at the 2010 National Selection Regatta 3…Won the pair at the 2010 USRowing National Championships…Won the pair at the 2010 National Selection Regatta 2…Won the pair at the 2010 National Selection Regatta 1…Won the pair at the 2009 National Selection Regatta 2…Won the pair at the 2009 National Selection Regatta 1… Won the pair at the 2009 USRowing Speed Order… Took silver in the varsity eight at the 2007 Eastern Sprints...Finished sixth in the varsity eight at the 2006 IRA Championships...Took bronze in the freshman eight at the 2004 IRA Championships...Took bronze in the quadruple sculls at the 2003 USRowing Youth Invitational.

Personal

Charlie was named USRowing's 2011 Athlete of the Year...Charlie's high school coach, Yan Vengerovskiy, has been the most influential person in his sporting career because he directed Charlie towards rowing.