France concludes European Championships in Skopje with double gold

By Nina Jelenc | ECA The 2017 ECA Wildwater Canoeing European Championships in Skopje (MKD) ended with exciting sprint team races on the Treska River. The French paddlers were the most successful during the last day of the championships. They...

Canoe polo is a thing and Sudbury may become a hot spot for it

By Randy Pascal Sudbury might yet become the destination of choice for the Canadian Canoe Polo Championships on a more regular basis. That is the word from 2017 event organizer Gergely Lanci, as the tournament converged on Ramsey Lake for the second...
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Promotion Video ICF Dragon Boat Club Crew World Championships

Links Event website: www.venice2017.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/venice2017 Provisional programme 3rd – 8th September 2017 3rd parade in Grand Canal during the Historical Regata 4rd afternoon Opening Ceremony 5th qualifying rounds 500 mt 6th finals 500 mt and qualifying rounds 200 mt 7th final 200 mt 8th (Arsenale of Venice)...

ISA World StandUp Paddle (SUP) and Paddleboard Championship Copenhagen, Denmark

Press Release ISA - Against the stunning backdrop of the world-famous Copenhagen Harbor and Opera House, the 2017 ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship was officially inaugurated in spectacular fashion on Friday afternoon in the Danish Capital. 286 athletes from 42...

ICF reverses 2017 Canoe Sprint World Championships Program

By John Mason | Photo: taken from Vote Yes for Women's Canoe FB Page Yesterday the International Canoe Federation (ICF) reversed their 2017 World Championships Program which would have given an equal number of events for men and women. Gender equity...

Funk gives Augsburg crowd plenty to cheer about

By Ross Solly | ICF Media, Kanu Schwaben (for German press release scroll down) Photography: Birke Oud Germany’s Ricarda Funk has sizzled down her home course in Augsburg to claim gold in the women’s K1 final at the second ICF Canoe Slalom...

Sancti Spiritus’s Serguei Torres to Compete in Canoe Sprint World Cup

The Cuban athletes will compete in the men’s C-2 1000 meters, event in which they ranked sixth in the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games Two of the best Cuban canoeists, Serguei Torres and Fernando Dayan Jorge, will attend the...

Adrian Boros & Bianca Beavitt imperious in their 2017 Berg triumphs

By Nick Tatham | Gameplan Media - Photography: John Hishin Hungarian star Adrian Boros wrote his name into Berg River Canoe Marathon history when he became the first international paddler to win the four-day odyssey to the West Coast while...

Sean Rice Gets 2017 Started With Win At Canary Islands AOS

Sean Rice got his 2017 surfski season started with a win in the Canary Islands this weekend at the Atlantic Ocean Surfski race. Rice came in with a time of 2:37.23 to earn the top spot on the day. Walter...

2017 ECA Canoe Marathon European Championships Ponte de Lima

By Nina Jelenc | ECA The biggest European Canoe Marathon event of the year which might just also be one of the biggest and best organised canoe marathon events ever is less than two weeks away. The oldest Portuguese village...

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Elements for a solution to doping in the Olympics and paddlesports

Writer: Bill Endicott | Sportscene As we have seen, doping is a serious problem in Olympic sports including Canoe/Kayak. It’s also becoming clear that the...

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