Angela Hannah (GBR)

GBUnited Kingdom
Date of birth:
24 March 1986
Federation:
BRITISH CANOEING
Angela Hannah (GBR)

Biography

Further Personal Information

BIOGRAPHY

Date of Birth: 24/03/1986
Born: Harare, Zimbabwe
Hometown: Loughborough, Leicestershire
Lives: Taplow, Berkshire 
Class / Distance: Canoe Sprint - Women's K2 500m & K4 500m
Paddling since: 2007
Club: Nottingham Kayak Club
Coach:  Trevor Hunter
Boat: Elio 75 Sprint
Paddles: Giri GUT
 
Sponsors: Sweaty Betty, Shepshed Building Society
Lottery Funding: UK Sport Podium Programme
 
Hobbies: Cycling, Horse Riding, Walking, Reading, Cooking, Jigsaw puzzles
Twitter: @angelgracej
Notes:
Angela is a women's K2 and K4 500m sprint kayaker and has been selected for Team GB at London 2012 in the K4.
In 2011 she won World Cup bronze in the K2 500m.
Angela grew up in Zimbabwe with a Greek mother, Scottish father and two older sisters. She played international hockey for Zimbabwe and has a degree in human Biology from Loughborough University.

Angela married her Scottish husband Callum, in September 2011. She can only eat porridge if she has a Lindt ball at the bottom that melts beautifully!
Angela is a big dog lover and can't wait to adopt a dog and take it to training.

ICF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
K2 1000m - 7th
K2 500m - 16th
ICF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

WK1 1000m - 7th

ICF WORLD CUPS
World Cup 3 - Duisburg
K4 500m - 5th
ICF WORLD CUPS
WC2 Duisburg:
K2 500m - 11th
ICF WORLD CUPS
WC2 Racice:
K2 500m - 3rd

WC3 Duisburg:
K2 500m - 4th
CONTINENTAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
K2 500m - 9th
CONTINENTAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
K4 500m - 4th
CONTINENTAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
K4 500m - 5th
HOBBIES
Favourite Film - Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Matrix
Perfect day - A rest day spent with my husband, starting with pancakes and a walk in the country.