Simon Keenan

Harder you work, the luckier you get

Personal Details


Crackers, Simmo

Home town:



Useless trivia and brunching

Hero / Most Admired Athlete:

Peter Antonie

Date of birth:

8th October 1992



Sporting Details

Home Club:

Melbourne University Boat Club


Australian Rowing Team 2017-2018

Olympic / Paralympic History:

A graduate of Yale University, Simon Keenan won a silver medal in 2014 at the World Rowing U23 Championships in the Men's Eight. His loves to listen to Bruce Springsteen ahead of a race and his favourite place to row is Housatonic River, CT, USA. In 2017, Keenan was named as the reserve for the Australian Men's Eight that will competed at World Rowing Cups 2 and 3, while he raced at the 2017 World Rowing Championships in the Men's Eight. In 2017-18, Keenan joined the Reinhold Batschi Men's National Training Centre in Canberra and was selected into the Men's Eight for the World Rowing Cups and World Rowing Championships.

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