ABOUT EMMA B.
You might know me as the surfski queen of Denmark?
I am pretty much just a flatwater paddler who fell in love with the ocean and downwind in 2015. Now I travel the world and compete at Worlds, World Cups, and Europeans, develop my skills to see how far I can reach in world class level.
I have one more goal, to do my best promoting this amazing sport in Denmark.
Born 1989. Went to a High School Gymnasium i Kayaking, Sweden. Educated instructor and teacher in sports and teaching. Teacher in secondary school. Volunteer Kayak, swimming and gymnastics teacher. Educated Occupational Therapist. I work with people with mental challenges. In the Danich Canoe Federation Board since 2018. Studying Sports & health specializing in Learning, Leadership, Innovative Processes, Talent Development and Sports Psychology.
Fun Fact: Did the Vasaloppet four times. Been on a 3 weeks DJ school Sunny Beach. Started knitting 2018. Favorite quote #playhard
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DWH Emma B.
First Danish Champ 2001, 11 Years old.
Stopped counting my Danish and Nordic Medals as a youth and junior flatwater paddler 200, 500, 1000, 5000m.
2008-2011, I could not do sport for 2 years, because of an injury.
Trained myself back to the U23 National Team.
National Team Paddler af Olympic Squad until 2015.
2015 First time Ocean Racing Paddler
Danish Ocean Racing Champion; 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
First European Championship 2016, number 5.
Travelling England, competing and traveling all over UK and Scotland
World Championships Hong kong 2017, Number 14
2017, One month in Fichoek paddling Millers, two weeks touring surfing the coast af SA
Canada & Canadian Downwind Champs, America & Gorge Downwind Champs, Minneapolis & Triloppet, Toronto & lifesaving
Irish Downwind Champs
European Champs 2018, Number 11.
Touring Denmark, promoting Surfski & Ocean Racing
World Championships in France
Hoping for SA and Cape Point