Abigail Edmonds

Women's Kayak Single (K1) 500m Women's Kayak Double (K2) 500m

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Name:- Abigail Edmonds
Date of Birth:- 26/09/90
Born:- Watford
Lives:- Marlow


At the World Championships in 2011 Abi helped to qualify the K4 500m boat for the London 2012 Olympic Games, just narrowly missing out on a medal.

2009 was a busy year for Abi. She competed at the Australian Youth Olympics, where with crew-mate Jess Walker, she won a silver medal in K2 500m. She passed her grade VIII piano exam and also won a place at Oxford University to study mathematics, but turned it down.

Abi has read War and Peace and her Great Grandma was lady-in-waiting to Queen Victoria!

Key Olympic Dates - Kayak Single

Tuesday August 7th – Heats & Semis
Time:- 10.07

Thursday August 9th – Finals
Time:- 10.08

Key Olympic Dates - Kayak Double

Tuesday August 7th – Heats & Semis
Time:- 10.28

Thursday August 9th – Finals
Time:- 10.35

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