Date of birth: 2/24/1993
Hometown: Oakville, ON
Canoe Club: Burloak Canoe Club
Sport: Women’s Kayak
Coach: Adam Oldershaw / Chad Brooks
Instagram & Twitter: @alannabl
Alanna has been a member of the National Sprint Kayak Team since 2015. She started kayaking in 2003 and her first competition was the 2003 Mississauga Regatta in which she competed in the front of her very first K-2 race. His best memory of the sport is spending long summer days at the club, trainning hard with her friends and enjoying the good weather on the water until the sun sets down!
Her highest level of competition in the sport is to have competed at the 2018 and 2017 World Championships, as well as several World Cups. Her goal for the future is to participate in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics !
What is the best thing about this sport? The people in the sport
Favorite training: Race specific paddling; weights; running
Pre-race meal: Hard boiled egg, toast and peanut butter
Post-race meal: Chips of some sort
Off-season interest(s): School, spending time with friends and family, traveling if I can.
TV Show: Game of thrones, House of cards
Book: Girl with the dragon tattoo series