Jordan Smith (rower)

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Jordan Smith (born August 31, 1979) is an American rower, rowing coach, and teacher.

Smith was born in 1979.[1] He was a member of the US national rowing team, competing at the 2005 World Rowing Championships. Jordan Smith graduated from Georgia Tech.[2] He is currently the Women's Head Coach for the Atlanta Junior Rowing Association in Roswell, Georgia.[3]

He used to be the head coach for the rowing team at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. While he is not rowing or coaching, he teaches science classes including AP Physics at Johns Creek High School and won teacher of the month at Johns Creek High School in 2016 and teacher of the year in 2018.[4]

As of August 2019, he is now a retired rowing coach and now one of the coaches for the Johns Creek High School Cross Country Team while still being a physics teacher at Johns Creek High School.


  1. ^ "Jordan Smith". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved November 4, 2017.
  2. ^ "Jordan Smith Engineers His Passion for Rowing" (PDF). Georgia Tech School of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Summer 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 15, 2012. Retrieved July 13, 2011.
  3. ^ "Varsity Women". AJRACrew. Archived from the original on February 25, 2016. Retrieved December 1, 2015.
  4. ^ "2005 World Championships". USRowing. Archived from the original on May 13, 2016. Retrieved June 17, 2008.