Georgia Tech Rowing

Varsity Men's Head Coach Michael Gibel

Coach Mike graduated from Saint Joseph's University, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Mike competed on their varsity rowing team for all 4 years as a lightweight, and received medals from the Dad Vail Regatta, SIRA, Knecht Cup, and more, rowing under John Fife. Prior to St. Joe's Mike rowed for Pennsylvania Athletic Club with a second place finish in the Senior Lightweight 8+, at the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta to his name. Mike also competed with the Atlanta Sculling Development Team under Curt Browder. Mike rowed 4 years at Saint Andrew Rowing Club with 3 invitations to the USRowing Youth Invitational: one in the varsity heavyweight 8+ (2005), one in the varsity lightweight 4+ (2005), and one in the varsity lightweight 8+ (2006). Currently Mike works for The Hartford Financial Services Group in Roswell.

Varsity Women's Coach Rodd Talebi

Coach Rodd finished his third and final year as a rower for UCLA in 2014. In that time he medaled at WIRA three times (twice in the heavyweight varsity 8), selected to All WIRA First Team in 2014, competed twice at ACRA with the men's heavyweight varsity boat, and elected as Head Captain for his final season. After graduating, he spent a year as the assistant novice coach at his alma mater for the '14-'15 season. He completed a Masters in Analytics at Georgia Tech in 2016 and is excited to have the opportunity to coach the Women's Varsity squad, saying "It's going to be a good year."

Varsity Men's Coach Sean Gibel

International Results: Finished third in the lightweight eight at the 2013 World Rowing Championships. National Results: Won the lightweight eight at the 2013 World Championships Trials…Finished fourth in the lightweight single and third in the lightweight four at the 2013 Under 23 World Championships Trials...Won the varsity four at the 2013 ACRA Championships…Finished third at the 2012 Head of the Charles with Georgia Tech...Won the varsity four at 2011 Dad Vail Regatta...Won the lightweight double sculls at the 2009 USRowing National Championships.

Team
Rowers & Coxswains

  • Jean Huck Varsity Men
  • Mark Walker Varsity Men
  • Carlos Fernandez Otero Varsity Men
  • Joey Kilpatrick Varsity Men
  • Galvin Brady Varsity Men
  • Tory Heyerdahl Varsity Men
  • Mario Dinatti Varsity Men
  • Michael Mutkoski Varsity Men
  • Jacob Sutton Varsity Men
  • Sarah Leftwich Varsity Men
  • Timothy Pierce Varsity Men
  • Joshua Forbes Varsity Men
  • Zhihao (George) Wang Varsity Men
  • Marc Larvie Varsity Men
  • Deniz Acil Varsity Men
  • Nicholas Flint Varsity Men
  • Weipeng (Eric) Shen Varsity Men
  • Woohyun (Clara) Kim Varsity Men
  • Rama Sambatur Varsity Men
  • Matthew Nyce Varsity Men
  • Zachary Adams Varsity Men
  • Michael O'Donnell Varsity Men
  • Bailey Lin Varsity Men
  • Jonathan Lu Varsity Men
  • Lutong (Tim) Zhao Varsity Men
  • Maxwell Koerner Varsity Men
  • Kyle Richardson Varsity Men
  • Michael Fan Varsity Men
  • Julienne (Jerry) Harrison Varsity Men
  • Mitchell Ketcham Varsity Men
  • Joshua Shafran Varsity Men
  • William (Talmage) Studstill Varsity Men
  • Victor Cochard Varsity Men
  • Maxwell Hodek Varsity Men
  • Breandan Mead Varsity Men
  • Ruarai O'Tighearnaigh Varsity Men
  • Aaron Densmore Varsity Men
  • Collins Sherrill Varsity Men
  • Amanda Barber Varsity Women
  • Rachel Boutom Varsity Women
  • Ramsey Cook Varsity Women
  • Adrienne Dorr Varsity Women
  • Kaela Frazier Varsity Women
  • Gabrielle Gershon Varsity Women
  • Grace Gilpatric Varsity Women
  • Jisu Jeon Varsity Women
  • Liza Joyce Varsity Women
  • Julia Kerns Varsity Women
  • Lakshmi (Lopa) Krishnan Varsity Women
  • Hannah Lachmayr Varsity Women
  • Hannah Murray Varsity Women
  • Sarah Nastasi Varsity Women
  • Julia Snell Varsity Women
  • Rachel Stacks Varsity Women
  • Isabelle Steffens Varsity Women
  • Alison Suhm Varsity Women
  • Megan Thoreson Varsity Women
  • Johanna Tomkiewicz Varsity Women
  • Ashley Walker Varsity Women
  • Jenny Zhou Varsity Women
  • John Kimmel Novice Men
  • Chase Crosby Novice Men
  • Charles Pierce Novice Men
  • Lukas Vogl Novice Men
  • Jason Smith Novice Men
  • Dean Badr Novice Men
  • Divyesh Gutta Novice Men
  • Tara Chan Novice Men
  • Joshua Swiatkowski Novice Men
  • James Fan Novice Men
  • Conor Flannelly Novice Men
  • David Pak Novice Men
  • Siddharth Shrivastava Novice Men
  • Daniel Jacobs Novice Men
  • Zachary Baskin Novice Men
  • Prashant Sathambakkam Novice Men
  • Vince Li Novice Men
  • Annamarie Eustice Novice Women
  • Crystal Uwazie Novice Women
  • Emily Buchanan Novice Women
  • Julia Woodall Novice Women
  • Julianne Schneider Novice Women
  • Laura Toscano Novice Women
  • Maria Shapiro Novice Women
  • Pooja Prabakaran Novice Women
  • Jamie Rogers Novice Women
  • Alison Burge Novice Women
  • Brooke Powell Novice Women
  • Drew Lloyd Novice Women
  • Hannah Phillips Novice Women
  • Kirsten Winters Novice Women
  • Madeline Boyle Novice Women
  • Qingyi Lou Novice Women
  • Rachel Lecesne Novice Women
  • Sanyu Watson Novice Women
  • Teresa Ozga Novice Women
  • Tishya Bhatnagar Novice Women