Emily Wright



Emily races canoes, kayaks, and [nordic] skis and is on the 2009 US National [flatwater] Kayak team. She lives at the Olympic Training Center in San Diego, CA.

Blog: emily-wright.blogspot.com
Website: www.emilywright.org


US Olympic Trials, Oklahoma City, OK

(April 18-21)

  • 1st, k2 1000m
  • 2nd, k2 500m
  • 2nd, k4 500m
  • 2nd, k1 1000m
  • 5th, k1 500m

Pan-American Championships, Montreal, CAN  (May 15-18)

  • 2nd, k2 1000m
  • 4th, k4 200m

Lake Placid International Regatta, Lake Placid, NY (July 5-6)

  • 1st, k2 500m
  • 1st, k2 1000m 
  • 3rd, k1 500m
  • 3rd, k1 1000m

US Nationals, Oklahoma City, OK (Aug 5-9)

  • 1st, k2 1000m
  • 2nd, k1 500m
  • 2nd, k1 1000m
  • 2nd, k2 500m


  • Marathon kayak national champion
  • Marathon canoe national champion


  • US Jr. Team Trials silver medalist
  • 15th, Sprint jr. worlds
  • 12th, Marathon jr. worlds


  • 16th, Marathon jr. worlds