Barbora Varekova
    Barbora  Varekova

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Olomouc, Czech Republic

    High School:
    Gymnazium Hejcin

    Height:
    5-10

    Position:
    Starboard

    Experience:
    1V

    At USC:
    Barbora Varekova enters her second season in the USC program... Rowed with the Varsity Eight in 2004... At bow, led crew to a third-place finish at Pac-10s and a 12th-place finish at NCAAs.

    Personal Highlights:
    Varekova is a 2003 graduate of Gymnazium Hejcin in Olomouc, Czech Republic... Rowed with VK Prerov Rowing Club for five years (1999-2003) and VK Olomouc for two years (1998-99)... A 10-time Czech Republic champion in Fours and Skulls at various international regattas... She earned three Prerov Athlete of the Year honors (2000, 2002-03) and received special recognition from the Czech Republic ministry of education and sport in 2002... Competed with the Czech Republic National Team for three years (1999-2002), earning a first-place finish in the Fours at the 2002 Junior World Rowing Championships... Her major is undeclared but she hopes to pursue a career in international economics.