Paracanoe - Podium Potential
Chelsey was identified by a British Canoeing Talent Identification process and earned a place on the Podium Potential Programme in 2017. She competes in the KL3 and VL3 events. In 2018 Chelsey went to her first World Championships and came 9th in the close fought K1 KL3 200m race.
Chelsey's interest in to kayaking was started when she was younger by contact through a charity called Climbing Out, set up by Kelda Wood a previous British Canoeing Programme athlete.
|Date of Birth:||29/09/1996|
|Occupation:||Student at University of Derby studying Biomedical Health|
|Height / Weight:||1.88m / 75.6kg|
|Class:||K1 200m KL3 & V1 200m VL3|
|Paddling since:||December 2016|
|Lottery Funding:||UK Sport Podium Potential Programme|
|Year||Olympic Games||World Championships||European Championships||World Cups||National/Other|
KL3 200m - 9th