Demelza Wall

National Team: U23

DOB: 12/11/1997
Hometown: Fremantle, Western Australia
Institute/Academy: TIS
Club: Derwent Canoe Club / Swan Canoe Club
Coaches: Zlatan Imbrahimbegovic, Myriam Fox
Nickname: Melzi/Demelmel

  • What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far? Racing the World Cup in Tacen in 2016.
  • What keeps you busy outside of paddling? Uni, working, hanging out with friends.
  • Who is the greatest influence on your career? Zlatan Imbrahimbegovic.
  • Who inspires you? Cas and Jonsey, two Aussie adventurers.
  • How would your best friend describe you? Crazy.
  • What scares you the most? Skeletons.
  • Do you have any superstitions before you race? I don’t have any.
  • Current occupation? Marine and Antarctic Science, Sea Kayak Guide and Childcare Assistant.
  • Favourite place to paddle? Lurea, Tacen and Bradys.
  • Favourite holiday destination? Ningaloo Reef.

International Results

22nd C1 – ICF U23 World Championships (Ivrea, ITA)
10th C1 Teams – ICF U23 World Championships (Ivrea, ITA)

9th C1 – Oceania Championships (Penrith, NSW)
46th K1 – Oceania Championships (Penrith, NSW)

22nd C1 – ICF Junior World Championships (Foz do Iguassu, BRA)