Women's Rowing

    blank
    Krisztina Gyimes
    Krisztina Gyimes

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Gyor, Hungary

    Last College:
    Budapest Business School

    Height:
    6-0

    Position:
    Port/Star

    Experience:
    TR

    07/17/2014

    Krisztina Gyimes Stars at Henley, Trojans Set for World Championships

    The USC senior All-American claimed silver at the 2014 Henley Royal Regatta's Princess Royal Challenge Cup

    06/12/2014

    Krisztina Gyimes Named CRCA Pocock First-Team All-American

    The USC junior earned her second All-America selection and is just the eighth Trojan to repeat the honor

    06/01/2014

    Women of Troy Take 10th at NCAA Championships

    The USC women's rowing team completed the 2014 season with its sixth consecutive NCAA appearance

    05/31/2014

    Women of Troy Set for Sunday NCAA Finals

    The Trojans' varsity four earned a spot in the grand final with each of USC's eights in petite finals

    05/30/2014

    USC Walks Three Boats Into NCAA Championship Semifinals

    The Women of Troy put all three of their boats into A/B semifinals after the first day of races in Indianapolis

    06/02/2013

    Women's Rowing: NCAA Championships

    The second-ranked Women of Troy completed the 2013 campaign with a program-best fourth-place finish in the NCAA Division I Women's Rowing Championships at Eagle Creek Park on Sunday (June 2). USC's varsity four claimed silver in the fours grand final to take the podium while the Trojans' second varsity eight enjoyed a best-ever finish of fourth place. USC's varsity eight topped off the day with a sixth-place finish in its grand final.

    2012-13
    Krisztina Gyimes is a transfer from the Budapest Business School in Hungary and enters her season year with the Trojans as either a port or starboard rower.

    INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
    Gyimes was named Hungary's Rower of the Year in 2012 and was also awarded the country's Undergraduate Athlete of the Year award. She was chosen to receive the Hungarian Republic's Student-Athlete of the Year honor in 2010. Gyimes previously rowed with the Danubius Nemzeti Hajos Egglet club and has spent the past seven years as a member of the Gyori Vizügy-Spartacus Evezos Klub. Since 2005, she has garnered 15 gold medals at the Hungarian National Championships including three in her final year before matriculating to USC in the women's single, double, and eights. In 2012, Gyimes took home two silver medals at the World Rowing Championships and placed seventh at the European Championships in the doubles. She also placed seventh in the single scull at the U23 World Championships.

    PERSONAL
    Krisztina Gyimes was born on May 22, 1992, in Gyor, Hungary... parents are Gyula and Gabriella Gyimes... has one brother Balazs... prepped at Revai Miklos Gimnazium... a double-major in economics and psychology with aspirations to pursue masters and doctorate degrees post-graduation.