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In rowing, you're always striving for that perfect stroke, that repetition, each one being as good as the last. Same thing with cooking. You can't say, 'Oh, I don't feel well, so I'm going to put out a crappy plate.' ---->>>

I'm not disappointed with bronze. It's always good to come away with a medal. ---->>>

I think I have experience in rowing, and that has given me some ability to go about racing. I'm lucky genetically. I have a good VO2 max - I can hold a lot of air in my lungs - and that definitely helps. ---->>>

Surfing - I have to go surfing. ---->>>

There's way more pressure cooking for cooks than rowing at the Olympics. ---->>>

I borrowed a lot of money from my parents in the years leading up to the 2000 Olympics, and I worked odd jobs. ---->>>

Right now my favorite book is 'Omnivores Dilemma.' ---->>>

Without something I'm really excited about... I'd be really lost. ---->>>

I'm very competitive, but I know when not to be competitive. I know how to have fun, but I know when it's time to get serious. That makes things a lot easier. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 08-18, 1976
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Occupation: Athlete

Bryan Volpenhein (born August 18, 1976), is an American rower. He is a three-time Olympian, having participated in the 2000, 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics. Originally from Cincinnati, Volpenhein graduated from Kings High School in Kings Mills, Ohio and attended The Ohio State University, where he rowed for The Ohio State University Crew Club (wikipedia)