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Tate Smith (born 19 November 1981) is an Australian sprint canoeist who competed in the late 2000s. At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, he was eliminated in the semifinals of the K-4 1000 m event.

Tate Smith
Personal information
Born (1981-11-18) 18 November 1981 (age 37)
Sydney NSW
ResidenceGold Coast QLD
Height186 cm (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Weight92 kg (203 lb)
Sport
CountryAustralia
SportKayaking
Event(s)K-4 1000m - Men
Updated on 9 February 2014.

At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he was part of the Australian K-4 team that won the gold medal.

In July 2014 Smith tested positive for the banned substance Stanozolol, receiving a two year ban.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tate Smith". london2012.olympics.com.au. Australian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 9 February 2014.
  2. ^ ASADA, Australian Sports Anti-doping Authority- (28 October 2015). "Media statement: Olympic gold medallist Tate Smith receives two-year sports ban". www.asada.gov.au. Retrieved 4 July 2019.