James Malebranche

Position
Starboard
Class
Senior
Major(s)
Psycology
Board Position
Public Relations / Parent Coordinator
Hometown
Bellmore, NY
Seasons
2015-2018
Age
22
Rowing Highlights
  • 2016 Knecht Cup Bronze medalist – Novice 8+
  • 2016 NERC Gold medalist – Novice 8+
  • 2016 ACRA National Champion – Varsity Lightweight 4+
  • 2016 Head of the Charles, 18 of 48 – Men’s club 4+
  • 2017 Knecht Cup  Gold medalist – Varsity Lightweight 4+
  • 2017 ACRA National Champion – Varsity Lightweight 4+

2017 – 2018 Season

  • 2017 Textile River Regatta Gold Medalist – Varsity Lightweight 4+
At URI
  • 3 year member of URI Crew Club
  • Appointed to Social Media & Parent Relations his senior year
Before URI
  • Attended Kellenberg Memorial HS in Uniondale, NY
  • Ran Cross Country & Track for 4 years
  • All League/All State Honors
  • National Champion & All American in 4×800
Personal
  • Born April 16, 1995
  • Son of Nanette and Philippe Malebranche
  • Two older brothers: Thomas and Joseph

 

 

“I never thought about rowing and didn’t know much about it, but one day I woke up early to go for a run and was approached by members of the team. Six months later I was on the awards dock at ACRA’s.”

                                          – James Malebranche ’18
“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift”
                                          -Steve Prefontaine