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Commitment, enthusiasm, and the secret to rowing success

Dedicated teacher, much-loved rowing coach, and continuing supporter of our School Old Melburnian Tony Smith reflects on his lifetime of service.

A history of our Boat Houses

Over the years, our various Boat Houses have been a place of celebration, excellence and, on occasion, tragedy.

The passion and persistence of our fifth Gold Medallist

“My Olympic dream came to life at Grimwade,” says Jessica Morrison, who has faced multiple setbacks on her path to a Gold Medal.

Recognising our community of world champions

We celebrate the numerous Old Melburnians who have reached world championship status outside the Olympic Games.

Our dedicated Olympic medal winners

It takes a rare combination of skill and commitment to become an Olympic medallist. We celebrate those from our community who have achieved this exceptional goal.

Gold Medallist: David Crawshay OAM (OM 1997)

David Crawshay’s rowing career is defined by talent, dedication and a willingness to give back to his sporting community.

Tim Masters (OM 2009)

Tim Masters heads into his first Olympic Games with an impressive collection of medals and a rowing history that stretches back to his primary school days.

Jessica Morrison (OM 2010)

Entering her second Olympic Games after a succession of medal wins, Jessica Morrison is known for her consistency and example of quiet leadership.