Martin Barakso

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DATE OF BIRTHAUGUST 3, 1994
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HOMETOWNNANAIMO, BC
CURRENT CLUBBRENTWOOD COLLEGE RC
Martin Barakso

Year Started Rowing: 2007

 

First Coach: Harold Backer

 

First Rowing Experience/Program: Nanaimo Rowing Club

 

Love For Rowing: You never know what you are capable of. Rowing rewards persistence, and hopefully, the thousands of hours you put in will pay off. You must continually strive to reach your full potential. 

 

Inspirational Quote: "In rowing, quite simply, miles make champions; quality training will improve you"

 

Hobbies: Scuba Diving, Spearfishing, Crabbing, Prawning & Cooking

 

Top Tip For Getting Up Early: Set 5 alarms, each 2 minutes apart.

 

Favourite Post-Workout Meal: A perfectly cooked steak, roasted fingerling potatoes & grilled asparagus.

 

Favourite Place To Race: Henley Royal Regatta 

 

Favourite Place To Train: Corgeno, Italy

Career Achievements: 

CLASS

YEAR

RACE

POSITION

M8+

2018

WORLD CUP, LUCERNE

6TH