Joe Jacobi

Disciplines/events: Canoe Slalom, C-2
Birthdate: 9/26/1969
Hometown: Bethesda, MD
Current residence: Oklahoma City, OK

Olympic results:

  • Gold Medalist, 1992 Olympic Games, Slalom Doubles Canoe with Scott Strausbaugh - the only Olympic gold medal won by the U.S. in whitewater slalom
  • 8th place, 2004 Olympic Games, Slalom Doubles Canoe with Matt Taylor

Other highlights:

  • 3rd overall, 1989 Canoe Slalom World Cup Series, Doubles Canoe
  • 5th place, 1989 Canoe Slalom World Championships, Doubles Canoe
  • 6x World Cup Medalist, Doubles and Singles Canoe
  • 10x US National Champion

Family: Wife, Lisa; Daughter, Seu
Job: Chief Executive Officer, USA Canoe/Kayak
Hobbies: Running, Paddling, Cycling
Twitter: @JoeJacobi