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Alexander Hoferek

As of September 2017
  • Age
    • 16Alexander headshot.png
  • Years I have participated in my sport
    • 6
  • School and grade
    • Nepean High School, grade 12
  • Coach
    • Andres Carranco, Angus Mortimer 
  • My most recent athletic or artistic accomplishments in my sport or discipline
    • 2017 National Championships 4 time medalist
    • 2016 National Championships 4 time medalist    
  • My goals for the 2017 Olympic Hopes regatta
    • To do my best internationally against some of the best sprint canoe kayak athletes my age. To enjoy the opportunity given to me by Canoe Kayak Canada.
  • My personal best result in my favourite event
    • 2017 Silver medal in the U17 Men K-2 1000m
    • 2016 Gold medal in the U17 Men K-4 1000m
  • Awards or major accomplishments that I have received
    • 2015 U15 MVP at the Rideau Canoe Club
  • My personal key to success
    • Humility and determination
  • Other personal goals
    • Promote sprint canoe kayak to help grow the sport
  • Other information that could be of interest to the media
    • My father represented Canada at the Junior World Championships in sprint canoe kayak in 1985
    • My Grandparents and father emigrated from the Czech Republic (then Czechoslovakia)