Robin Jeffery Cameron King/ Getty Images

Olympic Information

    Debut

Recent Performances

  • 15th (C2) - 2012 Oceania Championships (Penrith, Australia)
  • 6th C2 - Australian Open (Penrith, NSW)
  • 42nd (H) C1 - Australian Open (Penrith, NSW)
  • 45th (C1) - 2011 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships (Bratislava, Slovakia)
  • 32nd (C2) - 2011 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships (Bratislava, Slovakia)
  • 16th (C2) - 2011 World Cup 3 (Markkleeberg, Germany)
  • 29th (C2) - 2011 World Cup 2 (L'Argentiere la Bessee, France)
  • 8th (C2) - 2011 World Cup 1 (Tacen, Slovenia)

Career Highlights

  • Winning the C1 event at the 2011 National Championships.
  • Training with my Idols Fabien Lefevre (FRA) and Peter Kauzer (SLO).

Interesting Facts

  • Robin Jeffery was born in Johannesburg, South Africa and moved to Australia in 1991.
  • After competing in the single canoe event on the international circuit, Jeffery and fellow West Australian Kynan Maley combined to contest the C2.
  • Jeffery and Maley are a relatively new duo. This is just their second international season together but success came early. At the 2011 World Cup race in Tacen, Slovenia they qualified for the C2 final and finished eighth.

Sport

Years on national team

3

Coach

Yann le Pennec (2008 - current)
Zlatan Ibrahimbegovic (1996 - 2008)

Primary Training Base

Penrith, Australia

Secondary Training Base

Perth, Australia

Club

Ascot Kayak Club (WA, Australia)

Institute/Academy
WA Institute of Sport, Perth
Australian Institute of Sport

Education

Primary

Riverlands Primary School (WA, Australia)

Secondary

Guildford Grammar School (WA, Australia)

Tertiary

University of Western Sydney - Bachelor of Health Science (PDHPE) (2009 - )


Canoe/Kayak - Slalom Team

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