Hometown: Ourmbah, New South Wales
Home Club: Australian Defence Force Rowing Club
Defence Posting: Adjutant, North West Mobile Force (Norforce), Infantry Officer, Darwin
Captain Mitchell Lindsay learnt to row in his first year in the Australian Army, as a cadet at the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) and he has had a passion for it ever since. Captain Lindsay is posted to North West Mobile Force (Norforce) as the Adjutant. Mitchell was previously posted to the Fifth Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment where he worked with different nations in military training areas across the country. Mitchell deployed to Iraq in 2017 and 2018 as part of Task Group Taji 6.
Currently posted to Darwin he doesn't get much time to row on the water; however, he is thoroughly enjoying the road to Henley and looks forward to representing the Australian Defence Force and the nation.