Andrew Russell

Name: Andrew Russellandrew-russell
Sport: Canoe/Kayak
Hometown: Dartmouth, NS
Nickname: Aruss

Favorite Sport Memory:
Racing at the 2008 Olympic Games

CAN Fund Testimonial:
The CAN Fund is incredible. I was very excited and proud to receive this funding, because it will really help with my training and preparation for the upcoming world championships, and ultimately my goal of the 2012 London Olympic Games. When I received the call and bursary confirmation from CAN Fund I really felt the support and belief they had in what I was doing, and their passion for Canadian athletes. Thank you!

Best Result:
5th place C-2 500 Olympic Games 2008

Fun Facts:
I am a huge fan of the San Diego Chargers football team. I enjoy playing the piano badly, and am an avid movie fan.