Benjamin Bowles
Benjamin Bowles
Height: 6-3
Weight: 200
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Christchurch, New Zealand
High School: Burnside

2010-11 (Junior): Stroked the 1V that won the Head of the Housatonic… Rowed seven-seat in the championship eight at the Head of the Charles… Rowed in the 1V that won the Olympic Axe, Blackwell Cup and finished seventh at the Eastern Sprints.

2009-10 (Sophomore): Stroked the 1V to Olympic Axe, Blackwell Cup and Carnegie Cup wins.

2008-09 (Freshman): Rowed in the 1F that won the Princeton Chase, placed second at the Foot of the Charles and finished sixth at Eastern Sprints.

National Team: Earned a silver and bronze medal for New Zealand at Youth Olympics… Rowed in both junior and U23 trials.

Before Yale: Won gold in the U21 straight four and silver in the U21 eight at the New Zealand National Championships… Won silver in the Premier coxed four at New Zealand National Championships.

Personal: Member of Ezra Stiles College… Art major... Has his pilot’s license.