Caileigh Filmer

Caileigh
Filmer

2021 National Team Athlete

  • ProgramWomen's Open
  • Club AffiliationUniversity of Victoria Rowing Club

General Facts

  • Date of BirthDecember 18, 1996
  • HometownVictoria, BC
  • Social Media

Career Info

  • Joined National Team2013
  • Club AffiliationUniversity of Victoria Rowing Club
  • Current CoachPhil Marshall
  • First Rowed2010, Victoria City Rowing Club/Mount Douglas Secondary School
  • First CoachSarah Waterfield

Fun Facts

What I love about rowing

I love the endless challenges and new boundaries you are able to try and surpass. Also, the satisfaction gained from accomplishing something you once never thought was possible is addicting.

Favourite place to race

Lucerne, Switzerland

Hobbies

Currently a student at UVic, who is hopeful of someday finishing her BSc in combined Earth and Ocean Sciences and Physical Geography...

Inspirational quote

Make the impossible possible and always smile.


Achievements

Year Event Class Position
2019World ChampionshipsW8+4th
World ChampionshipsW2-3rd
2018World Cup 1W2-1st
World Cup 3W2-2nd
World ChampionshipsW2-1st
2017World U23 ChampionshipsBW8+1st
2016World Cup 1W2-7th
World Cup 2W2-10th
Olympic GamesW8+5th
2015World U23 ChampionshipsBW4-2nd
2014Youth Olympic GamesJW2-3rd
World Junior ChampionshipsJW2-2nd
2013World Junior ChampionshipsJW4-8th
Partners
  • Canadian Olympic Team
  • Government of Canada
  • Canadian Paralympic Committee
  • Own the Podium
  • Canadian Sport Institute
Supporters
  • Concept 2
  • Hudson Boat Works
  • Canadian Diagnostics Centres
  • RegattaCentral
  • Croker
  • Regatta Sport
  • Yamaha Power Equipment
  • Zoono