Aaron Mann

Canoe/Kayak

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Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
Current Residence: Washington, D.C.
Event/Discipline: Slalom Kayak
Birthdate: 7/13/1985
Height: 5'8"
School: University of Maryland
Club: Bethesda Center of Excellence

Career Highlights:

  • 2013 Pan American Championships: SILVER
  • 2012 U.S. National Championships: 3rd
  • Member of 2009 U.S. National Team
  • 5th at 2010 U.S. National Championships
  • 3rd at 2009 U.S. National Team Trials
  • 3rd at 2008 U.S. National Championships

Personal:

  • Member of U.S. Olympic Committee Athlete Advisory Council
  • U.S. Junior National Team Coach at 2012 Junior World Championships
  • Started paddling at camp at age 7
  • Job: full-time student
  • Hobbies: videogames, golf
  • Quote: "Just because I can dunk a basketball, doesn't mean I should raise your kids." - Charles Barkley
  • Role model: Alex Ovechkin, because he plays hard and is just as excited when his teammates score, as when he does.
  • Trivia: Got hit by a cab while on a bicycle and now can't stand the sight of cabs.

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