Emma Sofie BOCK (DEN)

DKDenmark
Age:
22 years
Languages:
Danish, english, german.
Federation:
DANSK KANO OG KAJAK FORBUND DKF
Emma Sofie BOCK

Biography

Further Personal Information

NICKNAME
Bock
ICF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
2017 U18 World championship, 2018 U23 World championship, 2019 U23 World championship, 2017 U18 World Championship, 2018 U23 World Championship, 2019 U23 World Championship.
ICF WORLD CUPS
2018 World cup Duisburg. K4 500m and K1 1000m, 2018 World Cup Duisburg. K4 500m and K1 1000m
PLACE OF RESIDENCE
Copenhagen, Denmark.
OCCUPATION
Student consultant in Autens.
HIGHER EDUCATION
High school.
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU START CANOEING/ KAYAKING?
I started paddling when I was 12 years old in my club, Hellerup Kajakklub here in Denmark.
REASON FOR TAKING UP THE SPORT
I love being in nature and doing watersports.
HOBBIES
Being outside and enjoying nature.
CLUB
Hellerup Kajakklub.
NAME OF COACH
Zoltan Bako and Mette Barfod.
NATIONALITY OF YOUR COACH
Hungary and Denmark.
SINCE WHEN HAVE YOU BEEN COACHED BY HIM/ HER?
From 2020.
TRAINING REGIME
16 sessions per week - 10x paddling, 3x running, 3x strength.
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COUNTRY
Germany.
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COMPETITION
World Cup.
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT LOCATION
Duisburg.
MEMORABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT
World Cup in Duisburg in 2018.
PREFERRED POSITION / STANCE / STYLE / TECHNIQUE
Sprint
MOST INFLUENTIAL PERSON IN CAREER
My former coach Kim Wraae.
TRAINING PARTNER(S)
The Danish national team.
SPORTING PHILOSOPHY/ MOTTO
"Dream Big" and "If you can dream it, you can do it"
FAVOURITE PADDLING COURSE
Duisburg and Szeged.
FAVOURITE FOOD
Homemade burger.
FAVOURITE MUSIC
Queen, Ed Sheeran and John Mayer.
AMBITIONS
To participate at the Olympic Games.
AWARDS AND HONORS
I was a part of the "Young Talents" program in my municipality.
HAND
Right hand.
OTHER INFORMATION
I have lived in Hong Kong for two years.
PREFERRED DISTANCE
500m.
POSITION IN BOAT FOR TEAM BOATS
Usually in front.
BEST RESULTS
8th at U23 World Championship in 2019.
SPORTING RELATIVES
My little brother is also a canoe sprint athlete.
DEBUT
In 2011.