Mitchell Rodgers


2018 NextGen Team Athlete

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

General Facts

  • Date of BirthJune 16, 2000
  • HometownMerrittion, ON
  • Social Media

Career Info

  • Joined National Team2018
  • Club AffiliationSt. Catharines Rowing Club
  • Current CoachLaryssa Biesenthal
  • First Rowed2014, Governor Simcoe Secondary School-Grade 9
  • First CoachAndrew Koch & Ashley Edwardson

Fun Facts

What I love about rowing

I love trying to make boats go as fast as I can.

Favourite place to race



Skiing, hockey and hiking

Inspirational Quote

“It’s not about how hard you hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.” - Rocky


Year Event Class Position
2018World Junior ChampionshipsJM4+7th
  • 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