Event: Canoe Sprint; Kayak
Hometown: Bethesda, Maryland
Birthplace: Princeton, New Jersey
- 2013 Lake Placid International: 2nd K1 200m
- 2011 US National Sprint Team Member
- 2011 World Championships in Szeged, Hungary: 7th in K2 200m B Final, 8th in K2 500m B Final
- 2011 World Cup No. 3 in Duisburg, Germany: 7th in K-2 1000m Final, 8th in K-2 200m B Final, 7th in K-2 500m C Final
- 2011 World Cup No. 2 in Racice, Czech Republic: 3rd in K-2 200m B Final, 9th in K-1 1000m A Final, reached semis of K-2 500m
- 2011 US Sprint Team Trials: 4th in K-2 500m, 5th in K-1 500m, 5th in K-1 200m
- 2X 2011 National Champion: K-2 200m, 500m (with Maggie Hogan)
Personal:Ariel became involved with paddling at summer camp at the age of 10. She began competing at the age of 15.
Her biggest accomplishments to date include making both the 2007 Pan Ams Games team and the World Championship team in 2009. Currently she trains with the Washington Canoe Club, coached by Stein Jorgenson.
USA Canoe/Kayak Announces Sr. and Jr. National Sprint Teams
April 24, 2014
USA Canoe/Kayak would like to congratulate the athletes who have met the selection criteria and will be representing Team USA this summer.
RECAP: 2013 Lake Placid International
July 12, 2013
The 2013 Lake Placid International also served as the U.S. ParaCanoe Team Trials. Team USA will compete at the 2013 U.S. ParaCanoe World Championships Team, to be held as part of the 2013 Sprint World Championships in Duisburg Germany, Aug. 28-Sept. 1.