|Born||June 10, 1987|
Kelowna, British Columbia
|Height||195 cm (6 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||95 kg (209 lb)|
In 2016, Dean qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympics by finishing in second place (and last qualifying position). in the men's quadruple sculls event at the last chance qualification event in Lausanne, Switzerland.
- "COC Profile". Canadian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 23 May 2016.
- "Canadian rowers win three golds, a silver at Pan Am Games". The Globe and Mail. 15 July 2015. Retrieved 23 May 2016.
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Will Dean". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2016-12-28.
- Dheensaw, Cleve (24 May 2016). "Better late than never: Canadian men's quad qualifies for Rio Olympics". Times Colonist. Victoria, British Columbia. Retrieved 25 May 2016.