Dane Halkiw

Nationality: CAN Height: 206cm Age: 22
Course MPhil in Management
College Jesus
University Cambridge
Status Postgraduate
Role Rower

About Dane:

Why did you choose MPhil in Management?

After studying architecture as an undergraduate, this study of business management will serve as a catalyst to pursue more entrepreneurial endeavours

Why did you first try rowing?

My father rowed for Queen’s University in Canada

Who introduced you to the sport of rowing?

Grant Boyd at Upper Canada College

Where else have you rowed?

Canadian Junior National Team and Cal Berkeley

What are your proudest rowing achievements?

Medaling at the IRA Championships in the Cal 2nd Varsity 8+
Winning the Pac-12 Championships with Cal
Winning the Head of the Shanghai River Regatta against Oxford Brookes and the Australian and Chinese national teams in my 3rd week with CUBC

What would winning The Boat Race mean to you?

Everything. My most desired achievement in this sport given the event’s history, tradition, and significance in the sport.

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