Earned a fourth place finish in the Eight while competing for Australia at the 2013 World Under-23 Championships in Linz, Austria … competed in the Four at the Junior World Championships in Eton, England in 2011 and Plovdiv, Bulgaria in 2012.
Made the varsity eight as a freshman … tallied victories over No. 4 USC and No. 9 Notre Dame at the Lake Natoma Invitational … finished second in two races at the Oregon State Classic … defeated No. 16 Louisville and lost to No. 3 Virginia in the Pac-12 Challenge … recorded a third place finish in the Championship 8+ at the Head of the Lake … made her collegiate debut with three events at the Head of the American, winning the Novice 8+, finishing second in the 4+ with the Stanford A boat and fifth in the Women’s Collegiate 8+ with the Stanford A boat.
Graduated from the Perth Modern School in 2012 … helped the Swan River Rowing Club (SRRC) to win the second highest medal total at the National Championships in 2011 and 2012 … SRRC was the Club Pennant winner in 2012 … given the Club Rising Star award in 2011 … also competed in swimming and tennis … won state titles in swimming … was the U/17 Pennant winner in tennis … received the Sports Girl Award.
Born in Darwin, Australia … parents are Bill and Yan Tinapple … has one brother, Patton … major is undeclared.