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Ryan Cochrane

Name: Ryan Cochrane
Nickname: Scrizzle
Event: Sprint Kayak
Club: Lac-Beauport, Quebec
Hometown: Windsor, NS Residence: Lac Beauport, Quebec
Coach: Fred Jobin
Education: Psychology Degree (Mount Saint Vincent University)

Ryan is a 2012 Olympian that was born in Halifax and was raised in Windsor, N.S. He began paddling with his brother Justin at seven at a small club in Windsor. Ryan was the first athlete from the Pisiquid Aquatic/Pisiquid Canoe Club to go to the Junior Worlds, Canada Games, Senior Worlds, Pan Am’s and of course the  Olympics in 2012. Some of Ryan’s best results include:

  •  Winning the national championship Juvenile men’s k2 500m by open water with his brother Justin Cochrane as a Pisiquid Athlete
  • Winning multiple other medals including K1 as a Pisiquid Athelte
  • Winning National team trials multiple times as well as placing top 2 on occasion in both K1 and K2 events
  • Wining Senior Men’s K2 200m at Pan Am Championships twice
  • Winning a Bronze medal at a World Cup event as well as placing in the top nine multiple times in men’s K2 200m
  • Competing in the Senior World Championships and making the final in men’s k2 200m
  • Coming top 7 at the Olympics in 2012

Ryan has many other results not listed, but two other important events include Ryan recently graduating from Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax with a degree in BSc in Psychology; as well as having a baby girl Layla with fellow Olympian Mylanie Barre.  Ryan continues to push towards the 2016 Olympics in Rio; as well as supporting the Pisiquid Canoe Club always.

Interests: Snowboarding, Soccer, Camping, Fishing, Canoeing, Reading, Video Games, Movies, Music

Link: Ryans CanoeKayak Bio