ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
James Johnston
James Johnston
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Cape Town, South Africa
High School: Bishops Diocesan College

Before Harvard

Member of the Bishops first rowing team from 2010-12, competing in the South African School’s Rowing Union … At the Henley Royal Regatta, won the Prince of Wales Challenge Cup, setting a new record … Ranked ninth overall in JM1x at the World Junior Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria (2012) … Two-time team captain … Three-time Bishops Oarsman of the Year … Winner of the ‘Tuppy Owen-Smith’ Trophy for excellence in sport at Bishops … South African Junior Full Rowing Colors in 2011 and 2012 … Collected eight South African Schools’ Rowing Medals (three gold, three silver, two bronze).