Age: 39Born: SydneyHome: Freshwater, AustraliaWeapons of Choice: Nelo Ocean Ski, Bennett PaddlesWebsite: http://timjacobspaddling.com
Tim is amongst the worlds best Ocean Paddlers, having taken out some of the major events around the globe in his Ocean Racing career which extends beyond 15 years. Tim is a record six time winner of the iconic 20 Beaches race in Sydney and has twice won the Dragon Run in Hong Kong and the Dubai Shamal in the U.A.E.
Season 2012 was a stellar year for Tim with wins in the Dragon Run in Hong Kong and The Doctor in Western Australia.
In 2013, Tim finished 2nd to Sean Rice at the Inaugural ICF Surfski World Championship in Portugal before winning yet another 20 Beaches Classic in Sydney.
These days, Tim is a New South Wales Institute of Sport Kayak Coach and coached a group of Australia’s best paddlers in the successful London 2012 Olympics campaign.
TJ is part of the 2016 Rio Olympic Campaign as coach to Murray Stewart yet again in his quest for K1 & K4 Gold.