Name: Marcos Gallegos (Marcos Antonio Gallegos Neira)
Hometown: Chaiten, Chile (Patagonia)
Favorite Places to paddle: Chile and Canada (and the rest of the world)
Favorite Quote: WaaaAAAAAH
- One of South America’s most talented Whitewater Kayakers
- 12th Place 2013 Whitewater World Series (AWP)
- 11th Place 2012 Whitewater Grand Prix (Chile)
- Tribe Rider
- Ottawa Paddle Shack Team Member
- Jackson Kayak Team Member!
Favorite Playboat: 2013 Superstar
Favorite Creekboat: Karma Large
Why Marcos loves kayaking: Kayaking is no doubt one of the most important things that has ever happened in my life. It is the way that I have met most of my best friends and is also the source of many of my accomplishments. Kayaking is by far my biggest passion. It’s something I never see myself giving up because of the importance it has in my life and I simply love it. Besides… Freestyle, Creeking, River Running, Extreme Racing and every discipline get my so FIRED UP!.. Whitewater… YYESSS!!!
Funny Fact about Marcos: I love loud music and dancing to it and my Mom is SO Awesome!!
Find me on:
Facebook: MarcosGallegos(Whitewater Kayaker)