Campbell Wright, From New Zealand to the United States

Campbell Wright, From New Zealand to the United States

Crowned junior world champion in March, New Zealand athlete Campbell Wright will defend the colors of the United States from next season.

Campbell Wright said yes to the United States

The United States will have a new athlete in its ranks next winter. In reality, Campbell Wright (21) representing New Zealand, I decided to change my sports nationality during this season. Possible transfer because the Oakland native holds US citizenship (born to parents from California).

Maxime Germain (USA), Campbell Wright (New Zealand) © Manzoni / NordicFocus

The author of a historical performance at the World Junior Championships in Shchuchinsk last March, Campbell Wright He has already been training for over a year with his new team. He was also near Lake Placid last week during a training stint with the French-American athlete Maxim Germanwho assured us on our podcast that his friend’s sporting nationality change was a good thing “current”.

This new chapter in a career Campbell Wright It would allow him to be better surrounded, who was alone to compete for New Zealand. He is expected to become an official All-American sports player as of July 1.

Image credit: Manzoni/NordicFocus

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