California: 2011 (Freshman): Rowed on Cal's first-place varsity 4+ boat at the Pac-10 Championships.
Personal: Played water polo and swam while in high school ... graduated with honors and with an IB diploma at John W. North High School ... parents are Peter Atkinson and Valerie Baule ... has a sister, Sarah ... grandfather rowed at Syracuse ... lists rock climbing and sailing as hobbies ... astrophysics major ... born in Canberra, Australia.
The best part about being on Cal crew is: Being surrounded by like-minded individuals who will push you to the brink of your limits and to be the best you can possibly can be.
The best part of the university is: The combination of great academics, great people and a great location.
My greatest achievemetn was: Winning Pac-10 last year in the varsity 4.