Name: Bennett Smith
Nickname: Bennett Marr
Hometown: Birmingham, AL
Social Media: Bennettrsmith—–instagram
Favorite River/Wave/Waterfall: Chattahoochee River, Desoto Falls
Favorite Trick: “The Whirlybird”
Favorite Boat: Carbon Rockstar 4.0 and Nirvanna Medium
Crazy Fact About You: I was president of my college fraternity.
If Not Kayaking What Else Would You Be Doing?— Outside of kayaking I attend Auburn University. I
love hanging out with my girlfriend, friends and family; working out, spending time outside, any type
of sports, and preparing myself for my career.
Why Do You Love Kayaking?—The people you meet, the fun you have, the places you go, and the
therapy it gives your mind!
Waterfall hunting via BOAT: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nxb7ePx89L8
Backyard drainage ditch kayaking: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7AS_iOhTG_M&t=27s
Accomplishments: 3x US team member, 3 rd in The Green Race, Numerous first descents in Alabama
and the southeast, multiple finalist and podiums at the Gopro Mountain games, World
Championships, and other major kayaking competitions