Sara Hunter

Hometown: Columbia, SC

Years of Experience: 6 years

Home River: Nantahala

Achievements: Junior Women's Gold Medalist in 2006 Freestyle Kayaking World Cup

Sponsors: Pyranha Kayaks

Originally from Columbia, South Carolina, Sara attended NOC's Kids Camp as a child, ultimately winning the Junior Women's Gold Medal in the 2006 Freestyle World Cup. Sara began her NOC career at the Pigeon River. She then became a certified Paddling School Instructor. After graduating from McGill University, Sara is now the Operations Manager for NOC-SOLO Wilderness Medicine. Sara enjoys everything whitewater: kayaking, canoeing and SUP-ing. Her favorite NOC adventure is the Wilderness First Responder Course.