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Bradley Forbes-Cryans

Discipline: Kayak

Class: K1

Hometown: Edinburgh

Living now: London

Current Boats:  Galasport Tik Tak

Shaft of choice: Straight

Big volume or Steep Creek: Big volume

Favourite paddling spot: The Tay River trip when the water is in the carpark

Achievements: 2nd Place Tacen World Cup Final 2016. 3rd Place 2016 World Cup Overall Standings

What's next... ambitions / plans: Aiming to get to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and put in my best performance

Best things about paddling: Experiencing new cultures and making awesome friends along the way, also paddlers parties are the best

Best boating moment: My best boating moment to date was definitely standing on my first individual podium in Tacen after a bad preparation week because the course was broken

Worst boating momentBoating is always fun

Other Hobbies: Skiing, Shooting and watching the rugger at Murrayfield

Ultimate worldwide destination: My ultimate destination so far has been the blue waters of Solkan in Slovenia but I also enjoyed some time in Brazil this year

Favourite food: Deep fried Mars Bars

Favourite drink: Irn Bru

Favourite music: Anything house or grime

Movie: I really enjoy sports documentaries “The Fourth Phase” is an awesome new snowboarding movie and I also really like “Road” which is about the Dunlop family racing the isle of man TT

Read: The Harry Potter books are classics

Heros: Deadpool

Villains: The Joker or the Peaky Blinders (Whatever way you see them)