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Mary Whipple

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Birthday ***, 1980
Place of Birth California
Age 41 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
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Mary Rebecca Whipple is an American coxswain. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics and at the 2008 Summer Olympics. She won a gold medal in women's eight at both competitions. She also competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics where she won a silver medal. As a coxswain, Whipple stands 5 ft 3 in and weighs in at 108 lb. As a freshman at the University of Washington, Mary coxed the women's varsity four to a national title in 1999. She coxed the varsity eight to victory at the Henley Royal Regatta in 2000, taking home the first-ever Henley Prize, while also coxing them to a silver medal in the NCAA championships as part of a second-place finish in the team standings that year. In 2001 and 2002, Mary coxed the varsity eight to back-to-back NCAA championships, and the Huskies also took home the team title in 2001. Mary has an identical twin sister Sarah Jeanine Whipple.

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About Mary Whipple

Rower who is the coxswain, she won back-to-back gold medals at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics in the eights event.

Mary Whipple before fame

She attended the University of Washington, where she won back-to-back NCAA Championships in the eights event.

Achievement of Mary Whipple

In 2011 she won her first World Championships gold medal.

Mary Whipple family life

She has an identical twin, Sarah, who is a crew coach.

Associations of Mary Whipple

She is from the same city - Sacramento - as fellow 2012 Olympic medalist Haley Anderson.

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Latest information about Mary Whipple updated on April 29 2021.