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NAME:   Jesse Ellis
YEAR OF BIRTH: 2001
Acheivements:
1st K1 1000m U14 Nationals 2015
1st K2 1000m U14 Nationals 2015
1st K1 2500m U14 Nationals 2015

COACH:  Nicholas Bulmer

NICKNAMES: Little Ellis

WHEN / WHERE / WHY DID YOU BEGIN IN THIS SPORT:

Janurary 2013, to help with surf ski paddling, and because my brothers made me

GREATEST SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT:

Gold Medal K1 1000 U14 2015

FUTURE GOALS:

Tokyo 2020 Olympics Team

WHAT KEEPS YOU BUSY OUTSIDE OF KAYAKING?    

Surf Lifesaving at West Beach

GREATEST INFLUENCE ON YOUR CAREER:

My brothers will hit me if I don’t win

WHICH COMPETITOR DO YOU RESPECT MOST:    

Jack Birt from Avoca

WHO INSPIRES YOU:

Kenny Wallace

IF YOU WERE NOT A KAYAKER WHAT WOULD YOU BE:

Iron man

FAVOURITE SPORT/OLYMPIC CHILDHOOD MEMORY:

Muhammed Ali’s speech before the George Foreman fight

BEST ADVICE YOU HAVE EVER RECEIVED:     

To relax and enjoy the race