Daniel de Groot

de Groot

2018 NextGen Team Athlete

  • ProgramMen's Open
  • Club AffiliationSt. Catharines Rowing Club

General Facts

  • Date of BirthMay 1, 1996
  • HometownSt. Catharines, ON

Career Info

  • Joined National Team2017
  • Club AffiliationSt. Catharines Rowing Club
  • Current CoachTerry Paul
  • First Rowed2010, Governor Simcoe Secondary School & St. Catharines Rowing Club
  • First CoachAndy Carr

Fun Facts

What I love about rowing

I love that you get out what you put in.

Favourite place to race

Lake Carnegie, home of the Tigers.


Playing FIFA

Inspirational quote

Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard.


Year Event Class Position
2018World U23 ChampionshipsBM8+5th
2017World U23 ChampionshipsBM4x7th
2016World U23 ChampionshipsBM4-7th
2014World Junior ChampionshipsJM1x2nd
Youth Olympic Games JM1x3rd
  • Canadian Olympic Team
  • Government of Canada
  • Canadian Paralympic Committee
  • Own the Podium
  • Canadian Sport Institute
  • Concept 2
  • Hudson Boat Works
  • Canadian Diagnostics Centres
  • RegattaCentral
  • Croker
  • Regatta Sport
  • Yamaha Power Equipment
  • Zoono