kayaking Is An Actual Sport-BC Summer Games

Brin Nyvall, a paddler from Zone 6 (Vancouver Island-Central Coast)

Brin Nyvall, a paddler from Zone 6 (Vancouver Island-Central Coast), was introduced to the sport four years ago by her brother. Both siblings are participating in the Games this year, with her brother Coaching the Zone 6 team!.

Brin took to the water on day 1 of the Games to win a silver medal in the K1 2000 race. She says that the Games have been an incredible experience for her; “not everyone realizes that kayaking is an actual sport, so it’s exciting to see everyone here cheering and competing.”

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