Athlete Profiles / Spencer Turrin

Spencer Turrin
Date of Birth29/08/1991
CoachIan Wright, Mark Prater, Andrew Randell
HometownDungog, Australia
HobbiesSpending time at Sydney Rowing Club
ClubRBNTC/Sydney Rowing Club
Spencer Turrin was named in the men’s four in 2013, along with training partner Alex Lloyd. Turrin has enjoyed considerable success in the four since then, claiming numerous World Cup medals as well as bronze at the 2014 and silver at the 2013 World Championships. Turrin raced in the Men's Four in 2015 and claimed a gold at Lucerne in World Rowing Cup III and a silver at the 2015 World Rowing Championships. In 2016, Turrin was named in the Men's Pair alongisde Alex Lloyd, with the duo finishing sixth at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. For the 2017 World Rowing Cup 2 and World Rowing Championships, Turrin was been named in the Men's Four alongside Josh Hicks, Jack Hargreaves and Alex Hill.He went on to win gold in the Men's Four at the 2017 World Championships, the first time in 26 years that Australia had won the boat class.He also raced in the Men's Eight at World Rowing Cup 3 winning a silver medal in 2017. In 2018, Turrin was once again named in the Men's Four - he won gold at World Rowing Cups 2 and 3, and will race the same boat at the World Rowing Championships.
Career Achievements
M4-2018World Rowing Cup 3 First Place
M4-2018World Rowing Cup 2 First Place
M4-2017World Rowing Championships First Place
M8+2017World Rowing Cup 3 Second Place
M4-2017World Rowing Cup 2 First Place
M2-2016World Rowing Cup 3 Second Place
M4-2015World Rowing Championships Second Place
M4-2015World Rowing Cup III First Place
M4-2014World Championships Third Place
M4-2014AIGUEBELETTE World Cup Second Place
M4-2014Sydney World Cup First Place
M8+2014Sydney World Cup First Place
M4-2013World Championships Second Place
M4-2013Lucerne World Cup Second Place
M4-2013Eton World Cup First Place
M4-2013Sydney World Cup Second Place
BM8+2012U23 World Championships Third Place