Lihani Du Plessis

Nationality: CAN/ZAF Height: 173cm Age: 29
Course PhD in Engineering
College Newnham
University Cambridge
Status Postgraduate
Role Rower

About Lihani:

Why did you choose PhD in Engineering?

I am researching labour exploitation in medical supply chains because it is an important and interesting problem that requires innovative research and thinking to address.

Who introduced you to the sport of rowing?

Susanne Walker-Curry at At high school, St. Michael’s University School, Victoria BC, Canada

Do you have a favourite Boat Race? Which one and why?

2022- Cambridge domination

What would winning The Boat Race mean to you?

It would be an honour to represent Cambridge and rewarding to celebrate all the hard work the squad has put in through the season.