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Adam Clawson (28 December 1972 - 10 July 2017)[1] was an American slalom canoeist who competed at the international level from 1988 to 1996.

Adam Clawson
Medal record
Men's Canoe slalom
Representing  United States
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1991 Tacen C1 team
Silver medal – second place 1991 Tacen C1
Junior World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1988 La Seu d'Urgell C1
Bronze medal – third place 1990 Tavanasa C1

He won two medals at the 1991 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Tacen with a gold in the C1 team event and a silver in the C1 event.[2]

Clawson also competed in two Summer Olympics, earning his best finish of 19th in the C1 event in Atlanta in 1996.

Clawson was born in Salt Lake City. He died in Whittier, North Carolina.[1]

World Cup individual podiumsEdit

Season Date Venue Position Event
1996 29 Sep 1996 Três Coroas 1st C1


  1. ^ a b " profile". Retrieved 10 September 2017.
  2. ^ "Profile". Retrieved 10 September 2017.