Coach Info
Name Phone Email
High School Mike Vertullo
Primary Position Starboard
Secondary Positions Prt, Scl
Varsity Times
Best Time Location Weather Second Best Time Location Weather
Varsity Eight 2,000m 6:42.0 YRC Sarasota windy 7:05.8 AYC Sarasota Windy
distance erg
500m 2km 5km 6km 10km HMAR MAR
Best Time (mm:ss.s) 1:36.8 7:10.4 - - - - -
Physical Attributes
Bench Press (max) Wingspan Years rowing
- 67 2
Rowing Honors

Winter Park Crew Novice of the Year Award, Metro Cup V8 Gold 2019 and 2020. 4:49
Varsity Letter as a novice freshman.
SRAA National Champion Gold Medal in V8 Stroke Seat (2022)
ODP U18 V8 Gold Stroke Seat.
YRC U16 V8 Gold.
FSRA Scholastic State Champions V8 Stroke Seat (2022)
Florida State Youth Champions V8 Stroke Seat (2022)
Metro Cup Champion V8 Stroke Seat (2022)
Central Districts Champion V8 Stroke Seat (2022)
USRowing Regional Virtual Competition Gold 4x.

Rowing Additional

I am the current V8 Stroke seat for Winter Park High School. SRAA National Champion 2022 V8 stroke seat. FSRA 2022 Fl Youth State Champion V8 Stroke seat. 2022 FSRA Scholastic State Champion V8 Stroke seat. 2022 Central District Champion V8 Stroke Seat. 2021 SRAA Varisty 8 Bronze Medal winner in stroke seat. At the 2019 US Olympic Program (ODP) I represented the Southeast at the ODP Cup in the U18 Stroke Gold, U16 2- Stroke Gold, U16 A Quad Silver, Overall ODP Cup Winners. At the 2019 YRC, rowing for the Southeast, I was 5 seat in the U16 8+ Gold with a time of 6:42. I was V8 Stroke for WPHS at FL States for 2nd place and V8 Stroke for FSRA Scholastic Gold and Overall Cup Wins. I was the first Freshman Novice Stroke of the V8 for Coach Vertullo. I rowed in both 2019 Metro Cup 2 seat & 2020 Metro Cup Stroke for both V8 Gold and Overall Cup Wins. I have rowed in both 2018 and 2019 Head of the Hooch races. In 2018, my first race was the Freshmen Novice for Gold at the Halloween Regatta. Our V8 won all three 2019 National Qualifier races and placed 5th at the 2019 Scholastic Nationals where I was V8 Stroke. During quarantine, I continue to train and compete in Virtual Erg Competitions. Winter Park Crew V8 won 1st Place in all three of the 2020 Legacy Virtual Erg Regattas that we entered. My boat won the 2020 USRowing Virtual Regionals 4x weight adjusted with a 7:15.93 time. I’ve signed to row with Alabama.


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Winter Park High School
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Health Professions and Related Sciences
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I’ve signed to row for Alabama!!!
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Personal Highlights

-SRAA National Champion V8 Stroke Seat
-FSRA Scholastic and Youth Champion V8 Stroke Seat
-AYC Champion V8 Stroke
-ODP U18 V8 Stroke as a Freshman
-Central Districts Champion V8 Stroke Seat
-USRowing Virtual Nationals Bronze in 4x
-V8 Stroke seat my freshman novice year!
-4 years as V8 Stroke.
-YRC U16 V8 Gold.
-Volunteering at Learn To Row Program
-Novice of the Year Award presented to me by Coach Vertullo.
-Being mentored in rowing by Coach Vertullo.
-Getting to work with various coaches during both ODP and YRC.
-Encouraging Novice rowers on the Erg during quarantine.
-2020 USRowing Virtual Regionals Gold in the 4x weight adj 7:15.9.
-When I'm not rowing, I like drawing, painting and writing poetry. I also attend a church youth group.

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Blog Posts

2022 National Champions!
May 31, 2022
Winter Park Crew are National Champions! I was honored to be the stroke seat of the Women's V8 Gold Medal boat!