University of Miami Athletics

Marilou Chardin




Fifth-Year Senior



High School

Lycée Sacré-Coeur



Marilou Chardin - Rowing - University of Miami Athletics

2020-21: Earned an All-ACC Second Team nod…Competed as a member of the 1v8 for the duration of the 2020-21 season…Rowed the Miami 1v8 to a third-place finish (7:11.97) against Jacksonville and Stetson (3/26)…Raced in the 1v8 at the Sunshine State Invite (4/2) and the UCF duel (4/16), posting a fourth-place finish (7:55.44) and a second-place finish (6:44.75), respectively…Crossed the finish line fifth (7:41.781) as a member of the 1v8 at the Lake Wheeler Invite (4/24)…Rowed the 1v8 to a Grand Final appearance at the ACC Championship (5/15), taking home fifth (6:38.878)…Helped Miami to its best team finish (sixth) at the ACC Championship since 2014.

2019-20: Competed in the 2v8+ and the 1v4+ at the Head of the Indian Creek (10/12)…Placed second in the varsity eight race (14:37.48)…In the 1v4+, finished in second with a time of 15:57.60…Member of the 1v8+ at the Rivanna Romp (11/17), finishing 17th with a time of 14:50.8)…Spring season cancelled due to COVID-19 outbreak.

2018-19: Member of the 2V8+ at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (March 16th-17th)… Finished third in Saturday morning session with a time of 6.19.893… Finished third in Saturday afternoon race with a time of 5.53.013… Finished third in Sunday race with a time of 6.09.882.

2017-18 Throughout March 17 and March 18th, the Hurricanes competed in three sessions of rowing in Oak Ridge, Tennessee as Louisville hosted the competition. On Saturday morning the second Miami Varsity 8 finished fourth with a time of 6:41.029. On Saturday afternoon, the second Miami Varsity 8 finished fourth with a time of 6:52.798. In the Sunday morning sessions, the second Miami Varsity 8 finished fourth with a time of 6:54.739. On March 31st, in Sarasota, Florida, the Canes faced off against UCF and Wisconsin following a scrimmage the day before. The first Varsity 4 finished second behind Wisconsin with a time of 8:34.5. On April 7th, the Hurricanes competed in the Sunshine State Invitational. Miami’s First Varsity 4 closed out its weekend finishing fifth with a time of 7:27.05. On April 28th, the Canes traveled to Austin, Texas to compete in the Longhorn Invitational. Miami had five boats competing in several heats prior to their final race of the competition. The Second Varsity Four closed out its day with a third-place finish in the B final with a time of 8:19.964. On May 13th, the Canes traveled to Clemson, S.C. to compete in the ACC Championships. The Second Varsity Four was the second UM boat to finish first in its final race of the championships, winning its Petite Final with a time of 7:32.617 and finishing ahead of boats from Boston College and North Carolina. The 2V4+ was fourth in Heat 2 of its event with a time of 7:31.327, earning a spot in the Petite Final.

High School: Attended Lycée Sacré-Coeur in Hauts-de-France…Rowed single and pairs for Sport Nautique Amiénois from 2011-2018…Placed first in the V8 at the 2016 UNSS Championships…Finished seventh at Nationals in the pair category…Member of the Honor Roll.

Personal: Parents are Sabine and Michel…One sibling, Thibaut…Majoring in international finance and marketing…Chose Miami for the rowing program, the facilities and the business school…Enjoys drawing, traveling and learning languages.