David Calder

Name: David Calderdavid-calder-headshot
Sport: Rowing
Hometown: Victoria, BC
Nickname: Old Man

Favorite Sports Memory: Winning the silver in Beijing in 2008
How you got involved in your sport: Through my sister – she rowed before me
The moment you knew you wanted to represent Canada: Christmas morning 1993, rowing with Silken Laumann and Darren Barber

Favorite Quote: “No one’s interested in something you did not do.” ~ The Hip

CAN Fund Testimonial: Jane and the fund have been there for me when I have had nothing. For years now the Can Fund has helped me get closer to my ultimate goal of winning at the Olympics.

Best Result: 2008 Olympic Silver Medal

Fun Facts: Father of two children, coach of daughter’s soccer team, enjoy home DIY projects

Website: www.davidcalder.ca