Julia Lindsay

Nationality: CAN Height: 180cm Age: 26
Course DPhil Psychiatry
College St Cross College
University Oxford
Status Postgraduate
Role Rower

Boat Race History

  • 2021 – Oxford Women’s Blue Boat
  • 2022 – Oxford Women’s Blue Boat

About Julia:

Why did you choose DPhil Psychiatry?

I’m studying digital health interventions, especially sleep interventions, for borderline personality disorder. I love my PhD project because sleep, personality and digital Health are all such exciting fields that are evolving so quickly at the moment. I am currently looking for an R&D role in digital health – please reach out to if you have any contacts. Thank you __

Why did you first try rowing?

I wanted to be an athlete but I hated running and was uncoordinated so I really didn’t have a lot of options

Who introduced you to the sport of rowing?

Cinda Ewton at Crofton House School, Vancouver, Canada

Where else have you rowed?

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

What are your proudest rowing achievements?

Winning Head of the Charles ltwt 4+ 2019, 5x Canadian University Rowing champ, winning BUCS Champ pair 2021

What would winning The Boat Race mean to you?

The perfect ending to my career (probably)

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