Neil Kennedy


2018 NextGen Team Athlete

  • ProgramMen's Open
  • Club AffiliationSouth Niagara Rowing Club

General Facts

  • Date of BirthApril 21, 2000
  • HometownFonthill, ON
  • Social Media

Career Info

  • Joined National Team2017
  • Club AffiliationSouth Niagara Rowing Club
  • Current CoachJohn Ruscitti
  • First Rowed2014
  • First CoachJohn Ruscitti

Fun Facts

What I love about rowing

I love the big post practice meals.

Favourite place to race

Charles River


Eating, running, playing violin

Inspirational Quote

If you fail to prepare, then be prepared to fail.


Year Event Class Position
2018World Junior ChampionshipsJM4+7th
2017World Junior ChampionshipsJM4-9th
  • 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