Christopher Kerber
Current position
TitleHead coach
ConferenceEastern Sprints
Biographical details
Born (1968-07-23) July 23, 1968 (age 54)
Mount Laurel, New Jersey
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Head coaching record
Overall51–22 (college)
Accomplishments and honors
  • 4× IRA Coach of the Year (2014, 2015, 2017, 2019)
  • 3× EARC Lightweight Coach of the Year (2014, 2015, 2017)
  • 2x Ivy League Lightweight Coach of the Year (2015, 2017)
Chris Kerber
Personal information
Born (1968-07-23) July 23, 1968 (age 54)
EducationTemple University (BA)
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing  United States
World Rowing Championships
Gold medal – first place 1993 Račice Lwt men's four
Gold medal – first place 1999 St. Catharines Lwt men's eight

Christopher Kerber (born July 23, 1968) is an American lightweight rower. He won a gold medal at the 1993 World Rowing Championships in Račice with the lightweight men's four.[1] Kerber is currently the Head Coach of Lightweight Rowing at Cornell University, along with Assistant Head Coach Bill Brumstead, and has been there since the 2008 season. Prior to Cornell, Kerber coached in numerous programs, including a coaching job with LaSalle College High School in Philadelphia. Kerber's lightweight varsity eights won the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) national championship in 2014, 2015, 2017, and 2019. His teams won the Jope Cup in 2014 and 2015.[2]


  1. ^ "Christopher Kerber". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved November 13, 2017.
  2. ^ "Christopher Kerber". Cornell University. Retrieved August 13, 2020.