Discipline/Events: Flatwater Sprint Kayak, K1 500m
Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Current residence: Oklahoma City, Okla.
College: Oklahoma City University
Club: OKC Riversport
- 2013 World Championships: 15th in K1 1000m, 18th in K1 5000m
- 2013 National Championships: 2nd in K1 200m, 2nd in K2 500m with Nicole Mallory
Hobbies: Reading, watching movies, swimming
Getting started: I started swimming when I was 6. After almost 8 years of swimming, I switched to kayaking.