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Ian Simpson


Director/Coach (2012 - current)

Southern California Scullers Club, California

US National Team Coach PanAmerican Games, Lima, Peru (2019)

National Youth Champions women's double-scull (2012)

US National Team Coach & Team Manager Paralympic Games, London, England (2012)



Head Coach (2013 - 2017)

Long Beach State University Women's Rowing Team, California
National Champions women's lightweight four (2016)


Women's Head Coach (2006 - 2009)

Oakland Strokes Junior Rowing - Oakland, California

National Youth Champions women's pair (2009)
Winner women's lightweight eight San Diego Crew Classic


Program Director & Head Coach (2000 - 2006)

Long Beach Junior Crew - Long Beach, California

National Youth Champions women's double-scull (2002)


Assistant Coach, US Women’s National Rowing Team (1998-2000)

United States Olympic Training Center - Chula Vista, California

World Championships 1998, 1999, 2000

Pan American Games 1999


Rowing History

Former member of British International Rowing Committee
Represented Great Britain in lightweight 8+ and 2- in World Cup competition
Rowed for Durham University, England.

Represented England in Junior 8+

Qualifications and Education

Wrote and published e-book: Row in College – A Recruiting Guide for Female Student-Athletes

Magyar, T.M., Feltz, D.L., & Simpson, I.P. (2004). Individual and crew level determinants of collective efficacy in rowing. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology

Bachelor of Science degree from Durham University, England

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