Ken who is from the Gold Coast, Queensland, was the star of the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, leading the Australian charge winning gold in the men’s K1 500 and bronze in the K1 1000. He backed this up with a superb 4th place in the Men’s K2 at the 2012 London Olympics.
Ken will be the Athlete Representative on the Board and will be the advocate for athlete issues. He will also bring his extensive experence of High Performance sport.
Ken brings the total number on the Board to eight. Including 2 Queenslanders, 1 Tasmanian, 2 New South Welshmen, 1 Western Australian, 1 Canberran and 1 Victorian.