Previous Rowing Experience: 1995: Australian Junior Team (Poland) four and eight ... Reserve Under-23 Australia team pair ... 1997: Reserve Australian Senior women's eight ... competed in the Windermere Cup for Australia ... Rowed in state team eight 1995-98 for South Australia ... competed at the Pacific Rim Regatta in Sydney, Australia in a pair, four and eight and won bronza medals in each ... Australian Pierre De Coubertin recipient.
Major at Washington: Communications
Husky Rowing Summary1999 (Freshman): Rowed the three seat in the junior varsity boat ... won grand finals at the Pac-10 Championships and the San Diego Crew Classic ... finished fourth at NCAA Championships and helped UW to a third place team finish ... joined the rowing program in Jan., '99.
Personal: Daughter of Lisa and Livio Vesnaver ... mother is a financial advisor ... has one older brother, Adrian.
I chose Washington because: It had the best rowing program in the USA.
The best thing about Seattle is: All the water everywhere.
The best thing about UW is: The students.
Favorite class: Global Communications 320.
My best race was: My first race for Washington at the San Diego Crew Classic. We had a great race and it was fun to share the success with eight other people.
After I graduate I plan to: Start my own business.
Vesnaver says: "Washington rowing sets a standard of excellence that keeps growing as you work to achieve it."