Athlete Profiles / Amy James

Amy James
Date of Birth 29/07/1993
Coach John Keogh, Tom Westgarth, Ellen Randell
Height 161cms
Weight 57kgs
Hometown Brisbane, Queensland
Club HPNTC/Toowong RC
Amy James represented Australia at the World University Games in 2014 and raced in the 2015 Australian National Championships in both the U23 Lightweight and Heavyweight Women's Single Scull. In 2015, she raced for Australia in the U23 Lightweight Women's Double Scull with Holly Lawrence, finishing seventh overall. In 2016, she rowed in the World University Rowing Championships in the Lightweight Women's Single and won gold. In 2017, she was named in the Women's Quadruple Scull for World Rowing Cup 2 and 3 alongside Alice Arch, Georgia Miansarow and Georgia Nesbitt. She went on to win gold at World Rowing Cup 3 and then silver at the 2017 World Rowing Championships in the boat class. In 2018, James was named again in the Lightweight Women's Quadruple Scull for World Rowing Cups 2 and 3. Post the World Rowing Cups, James was named in the Lightweight Women's Double Scull alongside Sarah Pound. James is currently studying Exercise and Movement Science.
Career Achievements
Class Year Race Position
LW4x 2017 World Rowing Championships Second Place
LW4x 2017 World Rowing Cup 3 First Place
LW1x 2016 World Uni Rowing Championships First Place