James Medway
James Medway
Height: 6-4
Weight: 183
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Pymble, Australia
High School: Sydney Grammar
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Sophomore • 2013

Rowed bow for the first varsity all season, including a second-place showing at the IRA National Championship Varsity Eight Grand Final … Was in the boat for Harvard’s EARC Sprints championship race … Contributed to the win at the H-Y Regatta completing a perfect dual season for the varsity eight and Harvard’s sixth straight sweep of Yale.

Freshman 2012

Rowed for the freshman eight all season ... Placed fifth in the grand final at the IRA National Championships ... Helped the freshman eight go 8-0 in dual competition ... Contributed to the win at the H-Y Regatta, part of fifth straight sweep of the rival Bulldogs ... Helped capture the freshman eight title at the EARC Sprints, contributing to the Rowe Cup win ... Rowed for the freshman eight in wins against Northeastern, Navy and Penn, Princeton and MIT, Brown, and Cornell.

Before Harvard

Lettered in crew, swimming, athletics and cross country … Member of the Australian National Talent Identification and Development Rowing Team in 2010 … Member of the school orchestra, school prefect and peer support leader.


Enjoys playing all sports and listening to music.