Grace Prendergast

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Grace Prendergast
Aiguebelette 2015 - 09-05 Néo-Zélandaises Gowler-Prendergast.JPG
Kerri Gowler and Grace Prendergast
Personal information
Born30 June 1992 (1992-06-30) (age 26)
Christchurch, New Zealand
EducationVilla Maria College[1]
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight74 kg (163 lb)
Sport
ClubAvon (Christchurch)

Grace Prendergast (born 30 June 1992) is a New Zealand rower.

Prendergast won the gold medal in the coxless four at the 2014 World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam.[2] With the women's eight, she came fourth at the 2016 Rio Olympics.[3] At the 2017 New Zealand rowing nationals at Lake Ruataniwha, she partnered with Emma Dyke in the premier women's pair and they became national champions.[4] At the 2017 World Rowing Championships, she became world champion in the women's pair partnered with Kerri Gowler.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Grace Prendergast". New Zealand Secondary School Rowing Association. Retrieved 19 March 2016.
  2. ^ "W4- Results" (PDF). Retrieved 7 September 2014.
  3. ^ Alderson, Andrew (14 August 2016). "Rio Olympics 2016: Gold for Mahe Drysdale". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 14 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Dunham stakes claim at nationals". The Press. 18 February 2017. p. D4. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  5. ^ "(W2-) Women's Pair - Final". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 1 October 2017.

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