Name: Mariann Sæther
Age: 40 years
Lives: Norway
Sport: Whitewater kayaking

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  • 2019 World Champion in Extreme kayaking in Boise, Idaho
  • 2015 World Champion in Extreme kayaking in Oetz, Austria
  • 2015 1st Sweet Rumble, Sjoa, Norway
  • More than 10 x winner of Branseth Downhill/Myrkdalen extreme race during VEKO
  • 2nd Whitewater Grand Prix 2014 in Quebec, Canada


  • Highest waterfall: Tomato 1, Alsaseca in Mexico. (23 meters)
  • First female descent of "Flemmings" in Rauma, Norway
  • First descent of «Big girl», Eidsåa river in Telemark, Norway
  • First female descent of Rheinfall, Switzerland/Germany
  • First female descent of Double Drop, Teigdalen river, Norway
  • First female descent of rio Baker, all canyons, southern Patagonia, Chile
  • First descent of Rio Bravo, southern Patagonia, Chile
  • Cowriter of «Whitewater Chile» - guidebok to Chile´s rivers
  • Featured in Nuit de la Glisse movies: The Contact-Perfect Moment (2014), Imagine ( 2013), Pushing the limits ( 2012)