Rio 2016 was Grace's first Olympic Games.
Grace was part of the silver medal winning eight that qualified the boat for Rio at the 2015 World Rowing Championships. Along with her medal in the eight Grace also teamed up with Kerri Gowler to win silver in the women's coxless pair.
She was also part of the New Zealand women's four that won gold and set a world best time at the 2014 World Rowing Championships.
Grace was born in Christchurch and began her rowing career at Villa Maria College in 2007. She is a member of the Avon Rowing Club.
Grace's Games History
Olympic Summer Games Rio 2016
Women's Eight Finals A 6:05:48Women's Eight Repechages 6:34:90Women's Eight Heats 6:12:05