Date of Birth: 1/26/1989
Weight: 160 lbs
Hometown: Herndon, VA
Birthplace: Herndon, VA
Current Residence: Oklahoma City, OK
High School: Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology
Began Rowing: 2003
Club Affiliation: OKCHPC
Training Location: Oklahoma City, OK
Undergraduate Education: Princeton University, 2011
Current Coaches: Bryan Volpenhein, Jeremy Ivey
Years on National Team: 2 – 2010 U23, 2011 Senior
International Results: Winner of Temple Challenge Cup at 2009 Henley Royal Regatta; 6th in BLM2- at 2010 U23 World Championships; 5th in LM8+ at 2011 World Rowing Championships.
National Results: 2009 & 2010 Eastern sprints and IRA Champion in Varsity Lightweight Eight, Second in LM2- at 2010 US Rowing Elite Nationals; Winner and course record holder in Lightweight Eight at 2010 Head of the Charles Regatta.
Personal: Christian lists winning Henley in 2009 and winning Eastern Sprints in 2010 as his most memorable achievements; He enjoys classical Greece & Rome, European history, and learning how to imitate foreign accents; His goal is to attend medical school and become a doctor.