Emma Jørgensen

Age:
24 years
Emma Jørgensen (DEN)

Biography

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning the K2 1000m with Henriette Engel Hansen at the 2014 World Championships in Moscow, Russia. (politiken.dk, 29 Dec 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you want to be the best, you have to beat the best." (Instagram profile, 12 Aug 2015)
Awards and honours
She received the Golden Paddle at the 2014 World Paddle Awards in Augsburg, Germany. It is given to the best junior in canoe and kayak. (tveast.dk, 10 May 2015)

She received the 2013 Arets Fund, given to the best young sportsperson of the year in Denmark. (politiken.dk, 29 Dec 2013)

Sport Specific Information

Club / Team
Maribo KK: Denmark
Name of coach
Zoltan Bako [national]
Training Regime
She trains for between 15 and 20 hours a week.

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
01 August 1996
Height
168 cm
Residence
Bagsværd, DEN
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Danish, English
Higher education
Interior Design