Category: Team Profiles

Cameron Bannatyne

Class MK1 Club Soar Valley CC Home Town Leicester Canoeing History Started WWR at Tour of the north 2017.2nd year in the team. Best result Ironbridge Selection Junior/U23 classic Favourite Race Barrow Race Hobbies Football & biking Occupation Carpenter & joiner Current Boat Kick The Waves Cayenne Current Paddles Jantex Gamma Mediums Favourite Cake Victoria…
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Frederick Brown

Class K1M Club Wiltshire Youth CC Home Town Melksham Canoeing History 4 years on WWR GB Team Best result 3rd U23 European cup Favourite Race Wavehopper National Championships Hobbies Little bit of kayaking Occupation Coaching Current Boat Essox X Current Paddles Jantex Favourite Cake Any and all cake

Emma Christie

Class WC2 Club Break out Home Town Gilmorton Canoeing History Started paddeling when i was 8 and raced at the Junior World Championships in 2019. Best Result When i beat kerry on the Tyne Favourite Race Tyne Hobbies Drawing and cooking Occupation Student Current Boat Xenon Current Paddles Kanjer Favourite Cake Any as long as…
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Kerry Christie

Class WK1 & WC2 Club Break Out Home Town Gilmorton Canoeing History I started paddling when I was 8.Raced at the Junior World Championships in 2019. Best Result 1st in a Barrow Race. Favourite Race Barrow Hobbies Reading Occupation Student Current Boat Xenon Current Paddles Jantex Favourite Cake Chocolate

Esme Durrant

Class K1W & C2W Club Nottingham KC Home Town Nottingham Canoeing History A bit of sprint & lots of slalom Best result 3 Team Classic Favourite Race Sundays on the Daleks Hobbies Shopping with Julie (ideally in Macedonia) Occupation Dinner Lady Current Boat Red one Current Paddles Bracsa 4 Favourite Cake Louise Revell’s cake

Lucy Guest

Class Club Home Town Canoeing History Best Result Favourite Race Hobbies Occupation Current Boat Current Paddles Favourite Cake

Francis Huntingford

Class U23 MK1 Club Nottingham KC Home Town Exeter Canoeing History Best result 4th Surfski World Cup, 1st Junior Devizes to Westminster Favourite Race Exeter Hasler Hobbies Climbing Occupation Student Current Boat Zastera Current Paddles Epic Mid Favourite Cake Julia’s chocolate cake

Lois Leaver

Class K1W Club Edinburgh Schools KC Home Town Edinburgh Canoeing History Raced junior worlds in 2017 in Austria and I do a wee bit of slalom Best Result 14th at 2017 worlds Favourite Race Grandtully Hobbies Kayaking Occupation Kayaking Current Boat Sicario Light Current Paddles Wings Favourite Cake All of them

Laura Milne

Class WK1 Club Pinkston Panthers Home Town Dunblane Canoeing History Paddling since I was 7, started slalom when I was 8. Ranked in prem when I was 12. Then began WWR when I was 14 and have since been to 2 senior worlds. I was part of the team which won bronze in team classic…
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Katie Pocklington

Class WK1 U18 Club Wiltshire Youth CC Home Town Melksham Canoeing History I started kayaking at 13. I enjoy every second. I only started wild water racing about a year and a half ago and enjoy the thrill of the fast water and quick thinking involved. I participate in both sprint and wild water kayaking.…
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James Russell

Class Club Home Town Canoeing History Best Result Favourite Race Hobbies Occupation Current Boat Current Paddles Favourite Cake

Alex Sheppy

Class MK1 Club Devizes CC Home Town Marlborough Canoeing History Started kayaking in 2015 when training for the Devizes to Westminster 125 mile Junior K2 race. Since then I haven’t liked racing longer than 200m. Best Result 20th @ U23 European Championships 2018 Favourite Race Lipno – CZE Hobbies Watching rugby, eating & sleeping Occupation…
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Charlie Smith

Class Club Home Town Canoeing History Best Result Favourite Race Hobbies Occupation Current Boat Current Paddles Favourite Cake

Leon Tomlinson

Class MK1 Club Manvers WBC Home Town Huddersfield Canoeing History Started on marathon paddling fell in love with WW getting into sprint. Best Result Czechia Cup 2020 4th U18 Favourite Race Ceske Budejovice Hobbies Food and Sports Occupation High School Student Current Boat KickTheWaves Cayenne Current Paddles Jantex gamma rio Favourite Cake Dark Chocolate Tripple…
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