Raced 3-Seat of the USA Senior Lightweight 8+ at the 2012 World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, placing 9th … sat in the bow of the U.S. U-23 Lightweight 2- at the 2012 U-23 World Rowing Championships in Linz, Austria, placing 15th.
Placed second in the Men’s Open 4+ with the Stanford A boat at the Head of the American … claimed second places finishes in the Varsity Eight and JV Four at the Davis Invitational.
Pac-12 All-Academic first team choice … competed with the Varsity II Eight for the season … raced in the 2nd Varsity 8+ at the 2013 IRA National Championship, placing 16th … took third at the Pac-12 Championships … defeated Santa Clara in head-to-head action … finished sixth in the Grand Final for the Sharp Cabrillo Cup at the San Diego Crew Classic … sixth place at the Newport Autumn Rowing Festival.
Pac-12 All-Academic first team choice … raced with the Varsity II Eight as a sophomore … raced bow seat of the Varsity II 8+ that placed 6th at the 2012 IRA National Championship … it was the first Stanford Varsity II boat to ever reach the Grand Final at the IRA National Championships … finished third in the Varsity II Eight at the Pac-12 Championships … defeated Oregon State and UC San Diego in head-to-head action … placed fifth in the Sharp Cabrillo Cup Grand Final at the San Diego Crew Classic.
Novice walk-on ... competed with the Frosh Eight during his first season … raced 2-seat of the Freshmen boat that placed ninth at the 2011 IRA Championship … fourth place finish at the Pac-12 Championships … defeated Santa Clara in head-to-head action at the Stanford Invitaitonal.
Four-year letter-winner in swimming ... earned NISCA Academic All-American honors ... captain of the swim team ... helped lead team to an undefeated season, and four-year record of 37-1.
Parents are Lora and Ron Robins … has one brother, Jamie (Middlebury, 2009) ... majoring in American Studies with a focus on Western Expansion … swam competitively since the age of six.