Devin McEwan

USA Canoe/Kayak

Event/Discipline: Slalom C-1, C-2
Hometown: Salisbury, Conn.
Birthdate: 10/11/1984
Height: 5'10"
Club: Housatonic Area Canoe and Kayak Squad

2014 U.S. Senior Team Member

Recent Results:

  • 2014 U.S. Team Trials: 1st in C-2 with Casey Eichfeld
  • 2014 Oceania Championships: Gold in C-2, 20th in C-1
  • 2013 World Championships: 23rd in C2 
  • 2013 Final World Cup Series Rankings: 20th in C2
  • 2013 World Cup Final: 22nd in C2
  • 2013 World Cup No. 4: 14th in C2
  • 2013 World Cup No. 3: 40th in C1, 26th in C2
  • 2013 World Cup No. 2: 29th in C2
  • 2013 World Cup No. 1: 13th in C2
  • 2013 U.S. Slalom Team Trials: 1st in C2 
  • 2012 U.S. National Championships: 2nd in C2
  • 15th in C-2 at 2012 Australian Open
  • 2011 U.S. Slalom National Team Member
  • 2011 U.S. National Team Trials - 3rd place
  • 2011 U.S. National Championships - 3rd place
  • Made the 2001 U.S. National Team in C-2 with his father

Personal:

  • Nickname: D-Blaster
  • Job: Kayak Instructor
  • Hobbies: hanging out and looking cool
  • Quote: "Milk is for babies.  When you grow up you have to drink beer." - Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Mentor: My dad, for making me paddle and for being an all-around great guy and paddler.
  • Trivia: Devin's father, Jamie, is a 2X Olympian and won a Bronze medal at the Munich 1972 Olympics. Devin's mother, Sandra Boynton, is a celebrated author of children's books.
  • Click HERE to hear a feature on Devin on NPR's All Things Considered.

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