Detail

  • Name: Rob Junod
  • Specializedin: Coaching
  • Experience: 13 Years

Biography

Rob Junod – Coach Rob

Men’s Varsity

Education:

Bachelors of Science – Meteorology – College: Millersville University

Master of Science – Atmospheric Science – College: University of Alabama in Huntsville

Doctorate of Science – Atmospheric Science – College: University of Alabama in Huntsville (*In Progress*)

Rowing Bio:

  • Rowing-competitively: 11 years
  • Rowing-Experience: 13 years
  • Monsignor Bonner High School (Drexel Hill, PA)
  • Penn AC (Philadelphia, PA)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (Huntsville, AL)
  • Rocket City Rowing Club (RCRC) (Huntsville, AL)
  • Present: Huntsville-Madison County Rowing & Watersports (Huntsville, AL)

Began rowing in 2001 at Monsignor Bonner. Received varsity letters for 3 years, All-Catholic for 3 years, top 10 finishes in 3 years at SRAA Nationals. Silver Medal Boy’s Senior Four at Stotesbury Regatta, 2nd place Men’s Youth 16 4+ at Independence Day Regatta, Scholar Athlete.

Rowed for University of Alabama in Huntsville for one season. Rowed for Rocket City Rowing Club for several years. Now rows for Huntsville-Madison County Rowing & Watersports.

Competed at the Head of Charles, Head of Schuylkill, Stotesbury Regatta, SRAA Nationals, Head of the Hooch, Independence Day Regatta, and many more.

Coaching Bio:

  • Coaching: 7 years
  • Monsignor Bonner High School
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • Rocket City Rowing Club
  • Present: Huntsville-Madison County Rowing & Watersports

Assistant Freshmen/Novice coach for Monsignor Bonner:

  • Coached crews at Catholic League Championship
  • Philadelphia City Championship
  • Stotesbury Regatta while there.

Head Men’s Novice Coach/Assistant Men’s Varsity Coach for Rocket City RC:

  • Coached crews at regional/national regattas
    • 1st place finish in Southeast Youth Championship in Men’s Novice 4+
    • This was the first time a Men’s Novice 4+ has won in club history.

Head Men’s Varsity Coach for Rocket City RC:

  • Placed more sweep Men’s Varsity boats into finals at Southeast Youth Championship then ever before in RCRC club’s history.

Knowledge & Proficiencies:

  • Certified USRowing Level II Coach.
  • Certified in CPR, First Aid, and SafeSport.
  • Strength/cardio training
  • Safety
  • Boat repair/rigging
  • Race strategy
  • Officiating

Skills

97%Coaching
97%Strength & Fitness Training
100%Safety Training
80%Having Fun!
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