Name: Stephen Wright
Nickname: Hobbit King or Dark Horse
Hometown: Rock Island, TN
Favorite Place to Paddle: Anywhere there’s water!
Accomplishments: Keener Program Head coach, 4-Time US National Freestyle Champion, 3rd World Championships 2011, 3rd World Championships 2009, US Freestyle team member 2009 & 2011, 2011 Pan American Champion, 1st Ever Island’s Smelliest Object Competition on the Hairy Lemon–2nd.
Playboat: 2014 Rockstar M plastic and composite
Creekboat: Karma M, Hero
Other Sponsors: NRS, AT Paddles, Mountain Surf, Shred Ready, Maui Jim, Murky Water
Crazy Fact About You: I can grow facial hair on command. I eat no green vegetables of any kind–ever!
Why Stephen Loves Kayaking: It’s and infinite challenge, which takes me all over the world with friends. Whether playboating, squirt boating, creeking, river running, instructing, or competing, I just love to be on the water in a boat.
Follow Me On: Facebook
Watch Videos of Me At: Youtube Username BoyJeenyus1