Aina Cid I Centelles
Aina  Cid I Centelles

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Amposta, Spain

High School:
IES Montsia

Height:
5-7

Position:
Varsity

05/30/2015

No. 3 Ohio State Advances All Three Crews to NCAA Grand Finals

Buckeyes battle for a third-consecutive national title Sunday

05/29/2015

No. 3 Buckeyes Place All Three Crews in NCAA A/B Semifinals

Buckeyes are well positioned in pursuit of a third-consecutive national title

05/17/2015

Big Ten Champions! No. 1 Buckeyes Win Third-Consecutive Title

Ohio State wins six of seven finals on its way to a championship-record 186 points

05/16/2015

No. 1 Ohio State Sweeps B1G Preliminary Heats

Buckeyes finish 4-0 on day one of the Big Ten championships, are well positioned for day two

04/28/2015

First Varsity Eight Wins Third B1G Weekly Award of the Season

1V8 finishes the regular season unbeaten at 27-0 overall, 10-0 in races

06/01/2015

WROW: 2015 NCAA Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

05/19/2015

2015 B1G Rowing Championships

Photos by Walt Middleton Photography

Athletic Accolades
Three-time NCAA champion (1V8, 1V4)
Three-time Big Ten champion (1V8, 1V4)
2015 Second Team All-Big Ten selection

Academic Achievements
2015 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
2015 Academic All-Big Ten selection
Two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

2015 (Junior Season): Rowed as a member of the First Varsity Eight in every race of the season … earned three Big Ten Boat of the Week honors (April 28, April 21 and March 31) and an undefeated 15-0 race record (49-0 overall) … opened the season with two wins at the Big Ten/ACC Double Dual on Griggs Reservoir in Columbus March 28, the first (6:10.65) 18 seconds ahead of No. 9 Notre Dame and the second (6:13.35) over No. 18 Louisville … captured two first-place finishes at the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Lake Monticello in Charlottesville, Va., April 4; the first (6:06.7) over No. 4 Virginia and the second (6:25.0) over Clemson … won both races at the Big Ten Double Dual on Griggs Reservoir April 11 … earned the first victory (5:54.78) by 16 seconds over No. 19 Minnesota and the second over No. 18 Wisconsin (5:58.74-6:03.04) … finished unbeaten over two days at the Clemson Invitational in Clemson, S.C., April 18-19, defeating No. 4 Virginia and No. 12 Indiana in the morning session (6:25.7) and Washington State in the evening (6:21.8) on day one; earned day two wins (6:23.5) over No. 16 UCLA and Cornell … finished the regular season with a victory (6:19.8) over No. 13 Michigan, Michigan State and Syracuse at Griggs Reservoir April 25 … placed first at the 2015 Big Ten Championships at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis, Ind., with a time of 6:42.11, helping the Buckeyes’ to a third consecutive Big Ten championship and fifth overall … recorded the second-fastest time ever (6:18.15) at the NCAA Regatta to claim the gold medal over unbeaten California at the 2015 NCAA Championships in Gold River, Calif., clinching the program’s third-consecutive national team title ... Second Team All-Big Ten selection ... B1G Distinguished Scholar, Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar-Athlete.

2014 (Sophomore Season):
Rowed as a member of the First Varsity Eight ... captured a first-place finish (6:33.70) at the Big Ten Challenge April 12 in Iowa City, Iowa., over Indiana, No. 19 Louisville and Iowa ... earned two wins at the Big Ten/ACC Challenge April 19 at Belleville Lake in Ann Arbor, Mich.; the first over No. 9 Notre Dame (6:25.3-6:32.06) and the second over No. 4 Virginia (6:21.3-6:25.91) ... defeated Michigan State (6:38.56-6:44.58) and No. 17 Louisville (6:54.95-7:09.46) May 3 at Belleville Lake in Ann Arbor, Mich. ... placed first at the 2014 Big Ten Championships at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis, Ind., with a time of 6:29.37, helping to capture the Buckeyes' second-consecutive Big Ten Championship and fifth overall ... claimed the individual gold medal at the 2014 NCAA Championships (6:44.48) at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis, Ind. clinching the program's second-consecutive national team title ... 2014 Ohio State Scholar-Athlete accolades.

2013 (Freshman Season): Rowed as a member of the First Varsity Four at the 2013 Big Ten Championships and 2013 NCAA Championships ... placed first at the 2013 Big Ten Championships at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis, Ind., with a time of 7:25.74 ... captured the boat's second-consecutive NCAA championship with a first-place finish (7:08.26) at the 2013 NCAA Championships at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis, Ind.

Prior to Ohio State: Member of the Spanish Rowing Team (2011-12) under the direction of David Morales ... placed fourth in the pair at the World Rowing Junior Championships (2011) ... placed fifth in the single at the World Rowing junior championships (2012).

Personal: Daughter of Victor Cid and Rosa Ma Centelles ... has one sister Victoria ... plans on studying physiotherapy and training for the Olympic games after graduation ... enjoys watching TV, listening to music and hanging out with friends.