|High School:||Sturgeon Heights|
Sophomore (10-11): Head of the Genesee (Varsity Eight A, 2nd of 10)...Syracuse Invitational (Varsity Four A, 5th of 20)...Foot of the Charles (Varsity Four A, 14th of 49).
Freshman (09-10): Head of the Genesee (Varsity Four A, 1st of 6)...Syracuse Invitational (Varsity Four C, 8th of 11)...Foot of the Charles (Varsity Four C, 25th of 46)...Indiana Invitational (Varsity Four, 2nd of 5)...Michigan State/Gonzaga (Varsity Four, 2nd of 3)...Yale (Varsity Four, 2nd of 2)...Syracuse (Varsity Four, 1st of 2)...Knecht Cup (Varsity Four, 6th of 33)...Harvey Cup (Varsity Four, 1st of 3)...CAA Championships (Varsity Four, 1st of 6)...Massachusetts/Cornell/Dartmouth (Varsity Four, 2nd of 4)...Dad Vail (Varsity Four, 2nd of 36).
Career Highlights: Rowed for the Winnipeg Rowing Club...won a gold and silver at the Western Canada Games and in 2008 she picked up gold medals in the junior women’s pair at the NWIRA and the Prairie Championships...her junior women’s pair went on to the National Championships where she won a silver medal.
Personal: Full name is Sydney Leigh Gilchrist...born January 20, 1991...daughter of Michael and Nancy Gilchrist...has two sisters, Courtney and Dana...also played basketball...would like to become a physiotherapist...majoring in exercise science.