Jakub Buczek

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DATE OF BIRTHOCTOBER 10, 1993
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HOMETOWNBURNABY, BC
CURRENT CLUBBURNABY LAKE RC
Jakub Buczek

Year Started Rowing: 2009

 

First Coach: Brian Dedominici

 

First Rowing Experience/Program: Wayland-Weston Rowing Association, a public high school team outside of Boston, MA

 

Love For Rowing: I love that it pushes me beyond my comfort zone, helping me prove to myself what I am capable of. The pursuit of a motion that is so simple, yet so complex. Also, the many friendships that rowing has given me. 

 

Inspirational Quote: "Your achievements in life are only limited by the magnitude of your drive to achieve them" -Unknown

 

Favourite Sports Team: Boston Bruins

 

Career Highlights: 2013 & 2014 IRA Championships LM Varsity 8+ (3rd), 2015 IRA Championships LM Varsity 8+ (2nd), 2015 U23 Worlds (3rd)

 

Hobbies: Videography, Environmental Sustainability Reading, Cars, Hiking

 

Top Tip For Getting Up Early: Early to bed & drink lots of water

 

Favourite Post-Workout Meal: Grilled Chicken & Avocado Sub with Garlic Mayo

 

Favourite Place To Race: Henley-on-Thames

 

Favourite Place To Train: Elk/Beaver Lake 

Career Achievements: 

CLASS

YEAR

RACE

POSITION

M8+

2018

WORLD CUP, LUCERNE

6TH