Sean van Gessel

Sean
van Gessel

2018 NextGen Team Athlete

  • ProgramMen's Open
  • Club AffiliationUniversity of British Columbia Rowing Club

General Facts

  • Date of BirthMay 2, 1998
  • HometownVictoria, BC
  • Social Media

Career Info

  • Joined National Team2016
  • Club AffiliationUniversity of British Columbia Rowing Club
  • Current CoachTerry Paul
  • First Rowed2014, Reynold's Secondary School
  • First CoachScott Swinkels

Fun Facts

What I love about rowing

I love pushing yourself to your limits.

Favourite place to train

Elk Lake


Achievements

Year Event Class Position
2018World U23 ChampionshipsBM8+5th
World U23 ChampionshipsBM4-12th
2016World Junior ChampionshipsJM4x17th
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