Lachlan Bassett

Name: Lachlan Bassett
DOB: 4/11/1999
National team: Senior
Hometown: Melbourne, Victoria
Current place of residence: Penrith, Sydney
Club: Melbourne Canoe Club, Penrith Valley
Nickname: Lach

How did you get into paddling: I started paddling in 2013 through the Ivanhoe Grammar School Kayak program
What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far: Placing 9th in Finals at the 2019 Senior World Championships, La Seu, Spain
What keeps you busy outside of paddling?  Working and catching up with friends
Who has been the greatest influence on your career?  Alex McIntyre
Do you have any superstitions before a race?  No
What is your favourite course to paddle on?  La Seu, Spain
Previous National Teams:   Junior Team; 2015. U23 Team; 2017, 2019. Senior Team; 2019

Instagram:   @lachiebassett22
Facebook page: Lachlan Bassett – Aus Canoe Athlete
Twitter: @BassettLachlan