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Anna Ifarraguerri


Discipline/Event: Canoe Slalom, K1 Women
Birth date: 09/29/94
Height: 5'4"
Hometown: McLean, Virginia
Current residence: Charlotte, North Carolina
College/school: UNC Charlotte
Club/team: Potomac Whitewater Racing Club

2015 U.S. World Championships Team Member 

Career highlights: 

  • 2nd 2015 US National Team Trials 
  • 3rd at 2011 US National Championships 2011
  • 1st boat on 2012 Junior Team
  • Semifinals (26th) at 2012 Junior World Championships
  • 1st boat on 2013 U23 Team 2013
  • 40th at 2013 U23 World Championships 2013
  • 4th at US National Team Trials 2012 and 2013
Recent results:
  • 2016 Australian Open: 29th in K1W
  • 2015 World Championships: 53rd in K1W 
  • 2015 World Cup No. 2: 40th in K1W
  • 2015 World Cup No. 1: 60th in K1W
  • 2014 U.S. National Championships: 4th in K1W
  • 2014 World Championships: 49th in K1W
  • 2014 World Cup No. 3: 53rd in K1W
  • 2014 World Cup No.1: 43rd in K1W
  • 2014 U.S. National Team Trials: 3rd in K1W
  • 2014 U.S. Open: 3rd in K1W 
  • 2013 U.S. National Championships: 4th in K1W

Job: Student
Hobbies: Singing, cooking
Instagram: IfarraGuerra
How’d you get started with the sport? My Uncle who was a paddler back in the day and who raced at the 1992 and 1996 Olympic trials.
Who’s your hero and why? Maialen Chourraut because of her perseverance and winning an Olympic medal at 30 years old.
Trivia: I had ACL reconstructive surgery my freshman year of high school due to tearing my ACL playing field hockey.

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