Jakob, born 1970, has been rowing since the young age of 13 and started racing outriggers at the age of 25. Two year later in 1997, coached by Bo Vestergaard, he took home bronze at the World Championships racing the LM2-.
Jakob is also the prime motor for developing the Rojabo engine, which calculates the training programs. Today he continues to develop Rojabo besides working actively on various IT consultation projects.
Bo and Jakob started rowing together as a team in 2005. Since 2009 they have rowed the MM2x to Boston Head of the Charles and raced at the Danish National Championships.
Success together in the same boat
2006 – Gold Danish Championship LM4-
2012 – Gold FISA Masters Mens C 2x.
2014 – Gold Nordic Masters Mens C 2x and Mens B 2x.
2016 – Gold FISA Masters Mens C 2x.
2017 – Gold FISA Masters Mens B 2x.
2019 – 2nd FISA Masters Mens C 2x (2nd fastest on the day)
2019 – 5th Head of the Charles Mens D8+