In his Olympic debut, Conlin McCabe was a member of the men’s eight crew that rowed to a silver medal at the London 2012 Games. The Brockville, ON native was also a member of the 2011 World Championships bronze medallist crew in the men’s eight.
He has competed at two Under-23 World Championships, winning silver in 2010 (coxless pairs) and finishing fourth in 2009 (coxless fours). McCabe competed at two World Junior Championships winning silver in the coxless pairs in 2007 (fourth in the coxed pairs in 2006).
McCabe, who grew up playing hockey in Brockville, Ontario, attended Brockville Collegiate Institute where he was named the 2008 Male Athlete of the Year and now studies Geography at the University of Washington.