Stein Jorgensen

Stein Jorgensen (born July 12, 1962) is an American sprint canoer who has competed from the mid-1990s to the early 2000s (decade). He won a gold medal in the K-2 200 m event at the 1995 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Duisburg.

Stein Jorgensen
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1995 Duisburg K-2 200 m

Jorgensen also competed in two Summer Olympics, earning his best finish of sixth in the K-4 1000 m event at Sydney in 2000.

He was born in San Diego. He was one of the US team's coaches for the 2012 Summer Olympics, for the sprint canoe events.[1]


  1. ^ "CANOE/KAYAK - 2012 U.S. Olympic Team - Media Guide" (PDF). US Canoe/Kayak. Retrieved 12 March 2016.