Charli Smyth

National Team: Junior

DOB: 24.09.2002
Institute/Academy: SASI
Club: West lakes
Coach(s): Laurence Fletcher

  • How did you get into paddling?
    I got started paddling through surf lifesaving with a few friends over winter in 2015.
  • What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far?
    My biggest accomplishment in kayaking has defiantly been making in on to the Junior Worlds team this year.
  • What keeps you busy outside of Kayaking?What is your current Occupation and/or University degree?
    Outside of kayaking I keep busy with school, work and surf lifesaving.
  • Who is the greatest Influence on your career?
    The greatest influence in my career has defiantly been my parents and coaches.
  • How would your best friend describe you?
    Determined, clumsy and small
  • Do you have any superstitions before a race?
    I have to eat a Werther as I’m warming up before each race.
  • What is your favourite course to paddle on?
    My favourite courses to paddle on are Champion Lakes or West lakes on a good day.
  • Previous National Teams:
    2018 Asia Pacific Cup

Instagram: @charliismyth

International Results