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Harry Brightmore

Harry Brightmore

Cox - Men's Squad
Date of Birth: 1st Jul 1994 (29 years old)
Club: Oxford Brookes University BC
Height: 174cm
Hometown: Chester

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Intro

Oxford Brookes University graduate Harry Brightmore is reigning European and World Champion in the men’s eight (M8+).

Harry started coxing as a junior and enjoyed a successful early career, winning medals at the 2012 Coupe de la Jeunesse. He then represented GB for three years at U23 level before being selected for the first time at senior level in the men’s coxed pair at the 2017 World Rowing Championships, where he and his crew finished fourth.

In 2022 he coxed the Men’s eight to gold at the World Cup I regatta, the European Championships and the World Championships.

He was due to cox the Men’s eight at the 2023 European Championships but was unwell out at the regatta and was replaced by Henry Fieldman.

Harry learned to cox at the King’s School, Chester and attended Oxford Brookes University.

 

On The Water

GB Competitive Record

Year Competition Result Crew
2022 World Rowing Championships Gold M8+
2022 European Rowing Championships Gold M8+
2022 World Rowing Cup I Gold M8+
2017 World Rowing Championships 4th M2+
2016 World Under 23 Rowing Championships 5th M4+
2015 World Under 23 Rowing Championships 5th M8+
2014 World Under 23 Rowing Championships 4th M4+
Year:
2022
Competition:
World Rowing Championships
Result:
Crew:
M8+
Year:
2022
Competition:
European Rowing Championships
Result:
Crew:
M8+
Year:
2022
Competition:
World Rowing Cup I
Result:
Crew:
M8+
Year:
2017
Competition:
World Rowing Championships
Result:
4th
Crew:
M2+
Year:
2016
Competition:
World Under 23 Rowing Championships
Result:
5th
Crew:
M4+
Year:
2015
Competition:
World Under 23 Rowing Championships
Result:
5th
Crew:
M8+
Year:
2014
Competition:
World Under 23 Rowing Championships
Result:
4th
Crew:
M4+