Andy Kennedy

Andy Kennedy was born, raised, and sorta educated in South Carolina and is one of Outside's boat captains and  paddlesport instructors and guides. Andy is a US Coast Guard licensed boat captain. Andy holds paddle certifications with the American Canoe Association, Level 2 SUP Instructor; Level 2 PaddleFit Instructor; and, the World Paddle Association, Level 1 Instructor. He was the Guide of the Year in 2012.

Andy has a substantial background in the fitness industry and hold several certifications and licenses. When not working with Outside, Andy can be found hanging out with his wife, Bree, getting into something with one or more of his four kids, paddling, running, or cycling.