David Ford (kayaker)

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David Ford
Medal record
Men's slalom canoeing
Representing  Canada
World Championships
Gold 1999 La Seu d'Urgell K-1
Silver 2003 Augsburg K-1

David Watson Ford (born March 23, 1967 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a Canadian slalom canoeist who has competed since the mid-1980s.

He won two medals in the K-1 event at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with a gold in 1999 and a silver in 2003. Ford also competed in five Summer Olympics, earning his best finish of fourth in the K-1 event in Athens in 2004. He is the overall World Cup champion in K-1 from 2003.

On April 25, 2009, Ford married Canadian alpine skier Kelly VanderBeek.

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