Katherine Johnson is an American rower who won a silver medal at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games in the women's eight. Johnson and her team won gold at the World Rowing Cups in Munich and Lucerne in 2004 prior to competing at the Olympic games. At the FISA World Rowing Championships in 2002, Johnson won the gold medal and World Championship title in the women's eight. Johnson competed on nine U.S. National Rowing Teams during her career making her first international team at age 15. She also competed for the University of Michigan, from which she graduated in 2001. She was a three-time All-America honoree while at Michigan, and Big Ten Rower of the Year in both 2000 and 2001. She was inducted into the University of Michigan Hall of Honor in 2016.
About Kate Johnson
Rower who won a silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens in the eights event.
She made her first international appearance when she was 15.
She won a gold medal at the 2002 FISA World Rowing Championships.
She was born in Denver, Colorado.
At the 2004 Olympics she was teammates with Mary Whipple.
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