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Brittany Presten
Position: Starboard
Height: 5'6"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Orinda, Calif.
High School: College Preparatory School
Major: Undeclared

2013-14 (Sophomore)

  • CRCA Pockock All-America team selection 
  • Raced with the varsity eight 
  • Placed second in the Grand Final of the varsity eight after winning the heat at the IRA National Championships 
  • Captured the gold in the 1V8 open event at the WIRA Championships 
  • Brought home the Women’s Collegiate Lightweight Trophy after a win at the San Diego Crew Classic 
  • Won the Women’s Open 8+ and took fourth with the Stanford C four at the Pacific Coast Rowing Championships 
  • Downed No. 2 Cal’s 3V8 in the Big Row 
  • Took second at the Lightweight Invitational with five of the top seven teams in Boston and won against No. 4 Boston University and No. 5 Wisconsin in a three-team race 
  • Defeated Saint Mary’s in a dual race at the Pac-12 Challenge
  • Won two gold medals at the Head of the Lagoon, winning both the Women’s Open 4+ and Women’s Open 8+ with the Stanford A boats
  • Finished fifth with the Varsity Eight while sitting in the seven seat at the 49th Head of the Charles regatta

2012-13 (Freshman)

  • Raced in the Varsity I Eight for every race as a freshman, sitting in the seven seat 
  • Won the IRA National Championship
  • Posted a first place finish in the Women’s Open Eight at the Pacific Coast Rowing Championships
  • won gold at the San Diego Crew Classic 
  • Took first at the Newport Autumn Rowing Festival
  • Third in the Lightweight Eight at the Head of the Charles

High School

  • A 2012 graduate of College Preparatory School in Orinda, Calif. 
  • Swam as a prep 
  • Was a NCS qualifier and finalist in 2009 and 2010 
  • Swam 50, 100 and 200-yard freestyles and 100, 200-yard backstrokes
  • Holds school record in 100 free and 100 back 
  • Rowed for Oakland Strokes 
  • Part of national champion varsity eight in 2012 
  • Also earned gold medals with varsity eight at Head of the Charles, Canadian Henley Regatta, San Diego Crew Classic in 2012 
  • Also earned Henley Canadian Regatta golds with varsity four, lightweight eight and lightweight four in 2012
  • With lightweight eight and lightweight four earned gold at 2012 Southwest Junior Regionals


  • Born in Santa Clara, Calif. 
  • Parents are Mark and Janice 
  • Has two siblings, Brooke and Marky 
  • Major is undeclared