Sophia Jensen member of the Canadian National Women's Canoe Team visited our club on August 3rd, 2021. Sophia paddled with our Chair Dave Lewis and the participants of the Milton Canoe and Camera Club’s Marathon Program.
Sophia Jensen is a Canadian sprint canoeist. She has been a member of the Canoe Kayak Canada sprint national team since 2017. Jensen is considered to be an important figure in women's sprint canoe worldwide and, in 2019, she was named National Female Athlete of the Year at the Sports Québec annual gala.
Click HERE to see a short video about Sophia’s journey to the Olympics.
Pictured here from left to right is Norah Oickle, Sophia Jensen and Dave Lewis.
Sophia Jensen paddling the Mersey River.