Christine Roper

Christine
Roper

2019 National Team Athlete

  • ProgramWomen's Open
  • Club AffiliationOttawa Rowing Club

General Facts

  • Date of BirthMay 15, 1990
  • HometownMontego Bay, Jamaica, ON
  • Social Media

Career Info

  • Joined National Team2010
  • Club AffiliationOttawa Rowing Club
  • Current CoachDave Thompson
  • First Rowed2004, Kent School Boat Club
  • First CoachJamie Robinson

Fun Facts

What I love about Rowing

I love the camaraderie that I build with teammates and I just love racing.

Favourite place to race

Lucerne, Switzerland

Hobbies

Reading

Inspirational Quote

Champions are made when no one is watching.


Achievements

Year Event Class Position
2018World Cup, LucerneW8+2nd
2017World Championships, SarasotaW8+2nd
World Cup, LucerneW4-3rd
2016Olympics, Rio De JaneiroW8+5th
World Cup, LucerneW8+4th
World Cup, VareseW8+2nd
2015World Cup, LucerneW8+1st
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