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Alex Slabbert
Alex  Slabbert


Cos Cob, Conn.

High School:



UVA Wins 11 Races at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite

Cavaliers open 2016 season by winning 11 of 12 races on first day in Tennessee

• Member of the Second Varsity Eight that placed 12th at the NCAA Championships
• Stroke of the Second Varsity Eight that finished second at the ACC Championship


• Rowed for RowAmerica Rye (Rye, N.Y.) under head coach Marko Serafimovski in 2014-15
• Rowed for Greenwich Crew under Serafimovski from 2011-14
• Placed second in the women's double with Great Britain’s 2014 World Junior Championship squad
• Placed fourth in 2- with Great Britain's Junior National Team at Coupe de la Jeunesse
• Second in the women’s junior 2- at 2014 USRowing Youth Nationals
• Fourth in the women’s youth single at 2014 Head of the Charles
• Participated in the Neighbor to Neighbor food donation drive in Greenwich, Conn.

• Daughter of Johan and Martelle Slabbert
• Born in Johannesburg, South Africa
• Has a younger sister, Megan Slabbert
• Has lived in South Africa, England, Japan, Miami and Connecticut


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