Angela Hannah (GBR)

Angela Hannah (GBR)

GBUnited Kingdom
Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
24 March 1986
Height
174 cm
Weight
70 kg
Marital status
Married
Family
Husband Callum
Residence
London, ENG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Higher education
Biology - Loughborough University: England

Biography

General Interest

Hobbies
Tennis, trekking, cycling, baking. (baku2015.com, 15 Jun 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal in the K2 500m at the 2011 World Cup in Racice, Czech Republic. (baku2015.com, 15 Jun 2015; gbcanoeing.org.uk, 10 Aug 2014)
Other sports
She played international hockey at junior level for Zimbabwe. (baku2015.com, 15 Jun 2015)
Other information
HERITAGE
She grew up in Zimbabwe with a Greek mother, a Scottish father and two older sisters. (gbcanoeing.org.uk, 25 May 2015)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began paddling at age 21 at Loughborough University in England.
Why this sport?
She was recruited by a talent identification programme while competing at the British Indoor Championships in 2007.
Club / Team
Banbury and District Canoe Club [BDCC]: England
Name of coach
Robert Sleeth [national], CAN

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
Olympic GamesK2 500mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro16 August 20162016Women1:54.19315Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK4 500mEngland, London8 August 20122012Women1:33.0555Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 200mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Women42.46519Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Women1:45.7259Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Women36.3945Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mRussia, Moscow9 August 20142014Women1:32.4757Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Women2:51.0076Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Women1:43.07310Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Women2:55.0336Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 1000mHungary, Szeged19 August 20112011Women4:17.7547Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Women1:49.01016Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mPoland, Poznan21 August 20102010Women3:47.7067Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Women39.3767Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Women1:46.7048Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mGermany, Brandenburg13 July 20142014Women38.2893Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mGermany, Brandenburg12 July 20142014Women1:36.44510Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho15 June 20132013Women1:35.139DSQ9Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mCroatia, Zagreb23 June 20122012Women1:35.8404Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women1:45.4699Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Women1:34.1525Best result