Alessandro Leonori has years of experience as a downriver paddler and videographer. From his Italian home in Milan, he enjoys travelling to the Alps as often as possible to challenge himself in the technical rivers. Not entirely content to paddle on the flatwater lake between trips, his passion for the whitewater is increasing with his age!
Founder of WildWater TV Italia website (wwtv.it), reference point for downriver paddlers worldwide, he has been the official camerman/videographer for the Italian Downriver Team at Ivrea 2008 Worlds, Lofer 2008 World Cup Finals, Valtellina 2009 European Championships, Sort 2010 Worlds, Augsburg 2011 Sprint Worlds, as well as countless regional, national and international downriver races.
Alessandro has written books on canoeing, and produced educational documentaries that focus on various aspects of canoeing.
WildWater TV Italia website is partner of the Italian Canoeing Federation (FICK), the International Canoe Federation (ICF) and Sportscene (sportscene.tv), the Sydney-based portal of all paddlesports.
To see some of Alessandro’s work to date, search here or visit wwtv.it.