Thomas Elms

Name: Thomas Elms
DOB: 05/10/2002
National team: Senior
Hometown: Melbourne
Current place of residence: Melbourne
Club: Canoes Plus Racing Team
Nickname: Tom

How did you get into paddling:  Paddling was Dad’s sport as a teenager and young
adult, so he suggested I try it
What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far: Selected to compete on the senior WW team
What keeps you busy outside of paddling?  School and Mates
Who has been the greatest influence on your career?  Dad
How would your best friend describe you? Bruh
Do you have any superstitions before a race? The “I am speed” self-talk from cars
What is your favourite course to paddle on?  Mersey Wildwater Course
Previous National Teams:  U23 Team; 2019

Instagram:  @tom.elms
Facebook page:  Tom Elms