Andrea Nelson

Birthdate: April 15, 1991
Hometown: Markham, ON
Canoe Club: Balmy Beach Canoe Club
Sport: Paracanoe
Coach: Ryan Blair

Andrea started paddling at the beginning of 2018 after meeting Ryan Blair at the Paralympian Search event in Toronto. Her first year she focused on learning proper technique and worked her way up to a competition level. After a successful Nationals event in 2018, she went on to the 2018 PanAm ParaCanoe Championships in Dartmouth, NS.

She is excited to see where the next year will take her!


Nationals 2018 – Silver in Open Para K1 Women
Nationals 2018 – Silver in Para KL2 K1 Women


Instagram: @andreanels