Jarret Kenke a finalist for SaskSport 2017 Male Athlete of the Year!

Jarret Kenke • 23 • Saskatoon • Canoe Kayak
Nominated by Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan

  • Placed 15th against athletes from 35 nations at the 2017 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in the K1 Men 500m.
  • Placed 8th in the B-Final with an overall ranking of 17th against 32 athletes from 65 countries at the 2017 ICF Canoe Sprint Junior and Under 23 World Championships in the Men’s U23 K2 1000m.
  • Placed 27th against 41 athletes from 22 countries at the Canoe Sprint World Cup 2 in the Men’s K2 1000m.
  • Placed 12th and 23rd in the Men’s K2 1000 and Men’s K1 5000m, respectively, at the 2017 Canoe Sprint World Cup.
  • At the 2017 Canoe Kayak Canada Senior National Team Trials, Jarret was the top ranked athlete in the Men’s Kayak 1000m out of the competing seven provinces. He won gold in the Senior Men’s K1 1000m and Senior Men’s K2 1000m, and placed 5th in the Senior Men’s K1 500m.