#squarebladescrew - OUR ATHLETES
Meet the inspiring athletes who best embody the ethos of Square Blades.
Zoë De Toledo
Zoë has been a #sbathelete for Square Blades since 2014. She starting coxing in 2002 at St Paul's Girls' School, on the tideway (her spiritual home & home to the Boat Race). In 2005 she represented Great Britain for the first time, winning a bronze medal at the Junior World Championships. Followed by joining the women's senior squad in September 2012. She's also coxed at Oxford Brookes, Leander (inc HRR Ladies Plate win in 2008) and Oxford (Isis 2011, BB 2012). Even though she says, "I like food too much to be a cox for much longer", Zoë steered the British W8+ to a silver medal at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
Mat is an Oxford Brookes University alumni and a current member of the GB senior men’s rowing squad. He’s had a meteoric rise through the rowing ranks, receiving his first GB vest after just 2 years of being in the sport. He is a double World Champion, a U23 World Champion, a World University Champion and went to the Olympic Games in Rio 2016.
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