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Dominik Crête


• First qualified for the senior national team in 2018
• Won back-to-back national titles in the K-1 200m in 2017 and 2018
• Finished 4th in K-1 200m at the 2018 Pan American Championships
• Made his ICF World Championship debut in 2018, finishing third in the B final (12th overall) in the K-1 200m


Getting into the Sport: Started canoeing competitively at age 11 before quitting to focus on football… A meeting with Olympian Richard Dober Jr in 2015 convinced him to return to kayak competitively… Outside Interests: Studied police techniques at CEGEP de Trois-Rivières… Works as a special constable for Hydro-Quebec… Odds and Ends: Listens to “What a Wonderful World” by Louis Armstrong right before racing to refocus himself and control his emotions… Nickname: Dom…

Notable International Results

ICF World Championships: 2018 – 12th (K1 200m)

Pan American Championships: 2018 – 4th (K1 200m)