Loren trains five days a week including tough gym sessions and solo paddles.
Loren came to an outrigger come and try day in 2006 and was competing soon after.
"It is just something competitive in me that doesn't come out until I am on the water."
In addition to the physical fitness that comes with the sport, Loren says she loves the camaraderie in her team and the view from the canoe.
This story is made by Nathalie Fernbach and Michael Bromage for the ABC Open 110% project.
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