Alison Borrows (AUS)

Alison Borrows (AUS)

AUAustralia
Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
16 September 1992
Residence
Sydney, NSW, AUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Higher education
Science - Macquarie University: Sydney, NSW, AUS

Biography

General Interest

Nicknames
Ali (Instagram profile, 26 Aug 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the team C1 at the 2013 World Championships in Prague, Czech Republic. (canoe.org.au, 09 Aug 2015; dailytelegraph.com.au, 19 Sep 2013)
Most influential person in career
Australian slalom paddler Jessica Fox. (dailytelegraph.com.au, 19 Sep 2013)
Famous relatives
Brother Ian is an international competitor in C1 canoe slalom. (Facebook profile, 28 May 2016)
Ambitions
To win medals at major international competitions. (canoe.org.au, 09 Aug 2015)

International Debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Australia

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began competing in paddling at age nine.
Why this sport?
Her brothers were already involved in the sport.
Club / Team
Penrith Valley Canoeing [AUS] / NSW Institute of Sport [AUS]:
Name of coach
Myriam Fox [personal], FRA; Mike Druce [national]

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
World ChampionshipsK1England, London19 September 20152015Women120.6556Best result
World ChampionshipsC1England, London20 September 20152015Women135.218Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamEngland, London20 September 20152015Women144.041Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamEngland, London19 September 20152015Women139.147Best result
World ChampionshipsC1United States, McHenry, MD20 September 20142014Women160.1116Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Women179.468Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamCzech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Women164.851Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith21 February 20162016Women128.864Latest resultBest result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsK1Australia, Penrith, NSW25 February 20122012Women37Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith, NSW26 February 20122012Women131.845Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsK1Australia, Penrith21 February 20102010Women28Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith21 February 20102010Women151.414Best result
World CupC111 September 20162016Women22Latest resultBest result
World CupK116 August 20152015Women59Best result
World CupC116 August 20152015Women32Best result
World CupK117 August 20142014Women66Best result
World CupC117 August 20142014Women9Best result
World CupC125 August 20132013Women8Best result
World CupC113 August 20112011Women14Best result
World CupK14 July 20102010Women61Best result
World CupC14 July 20102010Women16Best result
World CupK16 July 20082008Women107Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsK1Australia, Penrith23 February 20142014Women107.235Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith23 February 20142014Women118.234Best result