George Brooks, a student at Pershore High School, competed in the National Kayaking Championships on the 14th and 15th April. He took part in the 200m and 500m sprints in a K1 and qualified for the fastest finals in both. He finished 5th and 3rd respectively in the finals out of 60 competitors. These results ensure Georges’ promotion to the next competitive division.
A great result for his first sprint competition at a National level. George trains at Fladbury Paddle Club and is coached by Andy Train.