Kyler Long - ACA

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Kyler Long

Hometown Eagle, Idaho
Events Slalom , Extreme Slalom
Years On Team 1 (since 2021)
Club Long Family Racing Team
Born 04/12/2005
Schools/Work Idaho Virtual Academy '23

“In water we live.”

6 Things You Didn't Know about Kyler Long

  1. Kyler is a third generation kayaker.
  2. When not racing, he spends his time safety kayaking and working as a kayak instructor on the Payette River in Idaho. Kyler works at the Cascade Rafting Company with his family.
  3. When Kyler is not working, he tries to sneak onto the North Fork of the Payette to kayak for fun.
  1. The reason he loves the sport is the fact that the current is always changing and moving and is almost never the same. Every time on the river is a new adventure.
  2. Nephew of Tren Long and cousin of Merle Long, who are also members of the US Slalom/Extreme teams.
  3. Merle Long and Kyler together have been known as the "Doofus Twofus" since they both 15-year-old. The cousins train and paddle together.