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Discipline: Freestyle Kayak
Class: K1 women
Hometown: Keswick, Cumbria
Living Now: Nottingham
Current Boats: Jackson Star 2016 Carbon, Zet Veloc
Shaft of choice ( straight or bent ): Straight
Big volume or tight and technical: Big volume
Favourite Paddling Spot: Garberator wave, Ottawa river.
Achievements: Milau Natural Games 2017 - Finalist
European Championships 2016 - Finalist
European Championships 2014 - Finalist
World Freestyle Championships 2013 - Semi Finalist
World Cup NOC 2012 - Finalist
GB team member 2008-2017
What’s Next... Ambitions / Plans: …… Next is the road to the 2017 World Championships in San Juan, Argentina, followed by a 2 month trip traveling Argentina and Chile and exploring some of the classic rivers there. I am always working to develop my paddling
Best things about paddling: Meeting people and kayakers all over the world and taking me to stunning places off the beaten track.
Best Boating Moment: Camping under the stars on the beach at No21 in the middle of a 2 day Zambezi trip
Worst Boating Moment: A fairly brutal swim in Austria!
Other Hobbies: Climbing, wakeboarding, skiing, running
Ultimate Worldwide Destination: Uganda
Drink: Can’t beat a cold beer straight of the river, or a cheeky G&T.
Music: Anything I can dance to
Movie: Forest Gump
Read: Touching the void
Heroes: Jessie Stone for the incredible work she has done for the communities around The Nile river and being an all round inspirational Doctor and Kayaker.
My Villains: Jeremy Hunt, mosquitoes.