Glenn Ochal

Statistics

Date of birth

3/1/1986

Height

6’4”

Weight

205

Began Rowing

2001, Roman Catholic High School and Crescent Boat Club

Hometown

Philadelphia, Pa.

Birthplace

Philadelphia, Pa.

Current residence

Los Angeles, Calif.

High School

Roman Catholic High School

Undergraduate Education

Princeton University, Economics, 2008

Training Location

Oakland, Calif., Los Angeles, Calif.

Current Coach

Mike Teti

Club Affiliations

USRowing Training Center - Oakland, RowLA

Teams

Senior

2009-2012, 2014-2016, 2018

Under 23 Teams

2005, 2007

Junior

2003

National Teams

Eleven – Junior, 2003; Under 23, 2005, 2007; Senior, 2009-12, 2014-16, 2018

International Results

2016

Olympic Games

Fourth, eight

World Rowing Cup II

Third, men's eight

Final Olympic Qualification Regatta

First, men's eight

2015

World Rowing Championships

Seventh, men's four

World Rowing Cup II

First, men's four

2014

World Rowing Championships

Sixth, men's pair

2013

World Rowing Cup III

First, men's eight

2012

Olympic Games

Third, men's four

2011

World Rowing Championships

Eighth, men's quadruple sculls

World Rowing Cup III

Eleventh, men's double sculls

Henley Royal Regatta

Semifinalist, double sculls Challenge Cup

World Rowing Cup I

Fifth, men's double sculls

2010

World Rowing Championships

Seventh, men's double sculls

World Rowing Cup III

Seventh, men's double sculls

2009

World Rowing Championships

Twelfth, men's quadruple sculls

World Rowing Cup III

Fourth, men's quadruple sculls

World Rowing Cup I

Fifth, men's double sculls

2007

World Rowing Under 23 Championships

Sixteenth, men's quadruple sculls

2005

World Rowing Under 23 Championships

Twelfth, men's quadruple sculls

2003

World Rowing Junior Championships

Eighteenth, men's double sculls

International Results

Placed fourth in the eight at the 2016 Olympic Games...Took bronze in the eight at the 2016 World Rowing Cup II...Placed seventh in the four at the 2015 World Rowing Championships...Won gold in the four at the 2015 World Rowing Cup II...Placed sixth in the pair at the 2014 World Rowing Championships...Won the eight at the 2013 World Rowing Cup III...Won bronze in the four at the 2012 Olympic Games...Finished eighth in the quadruple sculls at the 2011 World Rowing Championships...Finished 11th in the double sculls at the 2011 Rowing World Cup III...Reached the semifinals of the Double Sculls Challenge Cup at the 2011 Henley Royal Regatta...Finished fifth in the double sculls at the 2011 World Rowing Cup II...Finished seventh in the double sculls at the 2010 World Rowing Championships...Finished seventh in the double sculls at the 2010 World Rowing Cup III...Finished 12th in the quadruple sculls at the 2009 World Rowing Championships…Finished fourth in the quadruple sculls at the 2009 World Rowing Cup III…Finished fifth in the double sculls at the 2009 World Rowing Cup II…Placed 16th in the quadruple sculls at the 2007 World Rowing Under 23 Championships…Placed 12th in the quadruple sculls at the 2005 World Rowing Under 23 Championships…Placed 18th in the double sculls at the 2003 World Rowing Junior Championships.

National Results

Won the pair at the 2014 Senior II World Championships Trials…Won the pair at the 2012 National Selection Regatta I...Won the double sculls at the 2011 National Selection Regatta II...Finished second in the single sculls at the 2011 National Selection Regatta I...Finished third in the single sculls at the 2011 West Coast Spring Speed Order...Won the double sculls at the 2010 National Selection Regatta II…Finished third in the single sculls at the 2010 National Selection Regatta I...Won gold in the quadruple sculls at the 2009 USRowing National Championships…Won the double sculls at the 2009 National Selection Regatta II…Finished second in the single sculls at the 2009 National Selection Regatta I…Won gold in the championship four with coxswain at the 2008 Head of the Charles Regatta…Won gold in the championship eight at the 2005 Head of the Charles Regatta.

Personal

Glenn was named USRowing's Male Athlete of the Year in 2012. He enjoys outdoor activities and competitive card playing. Playing football is his favorite activity, followed closely by beach volleyball, competitive horseshoes and bocce ball. Glenn is a superfan of the Philadelphia Phillies and Eagles. He is a member of a family of six – parents Lee and JoAnne and siblings Lea Anne, Kyle and Justin. He attributes all of his accomplishments to his parents, who have given him every advantage needed to be successful. Glenn is married to Dylan Gwaltney, a student at USC Keck School of Medicine.

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