Devin McEwan (USA)

Devin McEwan (USA)

USUnited States
Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
11 October 1984
Height
178 cm
Weight
77 kg
Residence
Falls Village, CT, USA
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
English
Higher education
Warren Wilson College: Asheville, NC, USA

Biography

General Interest

Nicknames
D-Blaster (peterbecks.com, 01 Oct 2014)
Hobbies
Spending time with friends. (teamusa.org, 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement
Representing the United States in C2 with his father Jamie McEwan in 2001. (peterbecks.com, 01 Oct 2014)
Most influential person in career
His late father Jamie McEwan. (teamusa.org, 2014)
Famous relatives
His late father Jamie McEwan represented the United States in canoe slalom. He won bronze in C1 at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich. His mother Sandra is an author of children's books, while his uncle Tom McEwan has worked as a canoe slalom coach. (SportsDeskOnline, 11 Sep 2015; teamusa.org, 2014)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried paddling at age five.
Why this sport?
His father encouraged him to try the sport.
Club / Team
Housatonic Area Canoe and Kayak Squad: United States
Name of coach
Rafal Smolen [national], POL

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
Olympic GamesC2Brazil, Rio de Janeiro11 August 20162016Men117.8510Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsC2England, London19 September 20152015Men164.7838Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamEngland, London19 September 20152015Men154.448Best result
World ChampionshipsC2United States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Men146.3615Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamUnited States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Men232.6510Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men110.9823Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Bratislava10 September 20112011Men36Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Bratislava11 September 20112011Men458.4510Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC2Australia, Penrith20 February 20162016Men117.0911Latest resultBest result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith23 February 20142014Men20Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC2Australia, Penrith23 February 20142014Men104.501Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1New Zealand, Managahao3 February 20132013Men11Best result
Pan American ChampionshipsC2Brazil, Foz do Iguaçu10 March 20122012Men110.903Best result
Pan American ChampionshipsC1Mexico, Unión de Tula23 January 20112011Men131.332Best result
Pan American ChampionshipsC226 April 20082008Men365.267Best result
World CupC111 September 20162016Men77Latest resultBest result
World CupC211 September 20162016Men27Latest resultBest result
World CupC216 August 20152015Men37Best result
World CupC217 August 20142014Men25Best result
World CupC125 August 20132013Men77Best result
World CupC225 August 20132013Men20Best result
World CupC22 September 20122012Men30Best result
World CupC214 August 20112011Men41Best result
World CupC26 July 20082008Men41Best result
World CupC224 July 20052005Men28Best result