- 2012 U.S. National Championships in Seattle, Wash.: 1st in K1 1000m, K2 500m, K2 1000m
- 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico: 6th in K1 1000m, 7th in K4 1000m
- 2011 World Championships in Szeged, Hungary: 8th in K4 1000M semfinals
- 2011 World Cup No. 3 in Duisburg, Germany: 5th in K-4 1000 B Final, reached semis in K-1 200m
- 2011 World Cup No. 2 in Racice, Czech Republic: 6th in K-4 1000m B Final
- 2011 US Sprint Team Trials: 1st in K-1 200m, 2nd in K-1 1000m, 2nd in K-2 1000m, 3rd in K-2 200m
House quickly established his reputation by placing 5th at the Junior World Championships in 2005 and raced in the Senior World Championships the same year. House was named the Canoe/Kayak Male Athlete of the Year for these stellar performances.
He likes the solitary challenge of of the K-1. He explained, "I have to rely on myself. If anything goes wrong, or goes right, it ultimately comes down to you."
Family: Fiance, Emily Vinson, is also a member of the U.S. National Team
Follow Morgan on Twitter @lckcpaddler2.
WEEKEND RECAP: Sprint Nationals, Slalom World Cup, Freestyle World Cup
Aug. 28, 2012
Gig Harbor, Wash. is within an hour’s drive from Green Lake, the site of the 2012 U.S. Sprint National Championships. But the Gig Harbor Canoe/Kayak Racing Team felt right at home as they won their first National Championship Team Title. The host club, Seattle Canoe & Kayak Club, finished fourth in the team points rankings.
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