|Women's canoe slalom|
|Competitor for United States|
|Bronze||1991 Tacen||K-1 team|
Kirsten Venetta Brown, also known as Kirsten Brown-Fleshman (1962/3–21 October 2006), was an American slalom canoer who competed in the early and mid-1990s. She won a bronze medal in the K-1 team event at the 1991 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Tacen. She missed out on competing in the 1992 Olympic games after part of her kayak touched a gate.
She first kayaked as a child at Valley Mill Camp in Maryland. She studied political science at MIT, gaining a BA in 1986, and worked at Arthur Andersen from 1987-1989. She died aged 43 after suffering from breast cancer. She was married and divorced from George Michael Fleshman.
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- ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships - Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936-2007.
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