David Ambler

Rower // Men's Squad
Date of Birth: 4th Dec 1997 (26 years old)
Club: Oxford University BC

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Oxford Blue David Ambler has won bronze, silver and gold medals at U23 level.

He learned to row at St Paul’s School and was selected to represent GB in the eight at the World Rowing Junior Championships in 2015.

While studying for his first degree at Harvard University, he rowed in the GB U23 eight in 2017 that finished third, and then the coxless four in 2018 and 2019, winning silver and then gold.

In 2021 he made the step up to the senior team, taking the silver medal in the coxless four at World Cup III. Having been selected as a spare for the 2022 World Rowing Championships, he was a medical substitute for Matt Aldridge in the Men’s coxless four, and won gold.

He was selected into the Men’s four for the 2023 European Championships, winning the gold medal again.

David is a graduate of Harvard University and rowed for the winning Oxford crew in the 2022 Boat Race.

On The Water

GB Competitive Record

Year Event Position Boat
2023 European Rowing Championships
Bled, SLO
M4-
2022 World Rowing Championships
Racice, CZE
M4-
2021 World Rowing Cup III
Sabaudia, ITA
M4-
2019 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Sarasota-Bradenton, USA
BM4-
2018 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Poznan, POL
BM4-
2017 World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
BM8+
2015 World Rowing Junior Championships
Rio de Janeiro, BRA
5 JM8+
Year:
2023
Event:
European Rowing Championships
Bled, SLO
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2022
Event:
World Rowing Championships
Racice, CZE
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2021
Event:
World Rowing Cup III
Sabaudia, ITA
Position:
Boat:
M4-
Year:
2019
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Sarasota-Bradenton, USA
Position:
Boat:
BM4-
Year:
2018
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Poznan, POL
Position:
Boat:
BM4-
Year:
2017
Event:
World Rowing Under 23 Championships
Plovdiv, BUL
Position:
Boat:
BM8+
Year:
2015
Event:
World Rowing Junior Championships
Rio de Janeiro, BRA
Position:
5
Boat:
JM8+