Kaitlyn Verfeurth - ACA



Kaitlyn Verfeurth

Hometown Gilbert, Arizona
Events VL2, KL2
Years On Team 6 (since 2018)
Club Tempe Town Lake
Born 08/12/1985
Schools/Work School: University of Arizona, Northwest Missouri State , Work: Ability360
Hobbies Wheelchair tennis, wheelchair basketball, hiking, handcycling, paddleboarding, all things outside and being active

“If there is a will, there is a way.”

3 Things You Didn't Know About Kaitlyn Verfeurth

  1. Kaitlyn new to the sport of canoe and kayak. I have only been paddling for about 3 years.
  2. She is a three-time Paralympian in wheelchair tennis.
  1. Kaitlyn will be going for her fourth Paralympic Games in Tokyo, but this time in paracanoe (VL2, KL2). She learned about the sport during the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Rio Games when she was coincidentally standing next to para-canoe coach and chair Deb Smith.
  • World Championships

    2019 World Championships: VL1, 7th place
  • World Cups

    2019 Poznan World Cup: VL2 200m, 6th place