Final Euro marathon gold again to Hungary and Spain

By Nina Jelenc | ECA The 2017 ECA Canoe Marathon European Championships in Ponte de Lima concluded with another round of fantastic racing and celebration of Hungarian and Spanish crews. Renata Csay and Alexandra Barra picked up gold medal in...

Race report Italian Championships Slalom, Downriver and Extreme

Writer: Luca Scaramella, Mezzana – Val di Sole, Trentino, Italy Three days of competitions for the Italian Slalom, Sprint ,Downriver and Extreme Slalom championships. From Friday 27 to Sunday 29th July, three days of great sport have taken place at the...

Race Report Ozzie Gladwin Canoe Marathon – South Africa

Writer: Kyle Gilham - Gameplan Media | Photographer: Anthony Grote Andy Birkett was a class above the rest on Sunday as he cantered home ahead of Thulani Mbanjwa to clinch the 2016 Ozzie Gladwin Canoe Marathon presented by Parklane Superspar...

Avon Descent competitor numbers rise, with conditions best seen in decades

ABC NEWS - There has been a spike in last-minute registrations for this weekend's Avon Descent with veteran paddlers saying river conditions are the best they have seen in decades. More than 300 people are set take part the two-day...

Slalom athlete Warwick Draper becomes Ninja Warrior

Three times Olympian Warwick Draper competes at Australian Ninja Warrior: a sports entertainment competition that pits competitors against each other by competing in extremely difficult obstacle courses. Warwick says he has a strong chance of winning as he trains upper body...
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ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships 2017 South Africa

Nick Tatham | Gameplan Media - The ICF Canoe Marathon Masters World Cup concluded on Tuesday, paving the way for the world’s best canoe marathon paddlers to take centre stage as they fight it out for gold medals at...
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Live stream 2017 European Rafting Championships Georgia

Links All live streams: www.youtube.com/channel/UC_nNLRwsZ-XgEf-N19uZ6Ng Facebook: www.facebook.com/IRFEuroRaftingChamps IRF’s website – the results will be posted in the left hand “Results” column as soon as we receive them. Daily Press Releases will also be posted here. Hashtags to use and follow: #ErcGeo2017 #CheckInGeorgiaSport #სპორტი2017 In...

2018 Canoe Slalom European Champion titles for Ricarda Funk and Ryan Westley

By Nina Jelenc The 2018 ECA Canoe Slalom European Championships in Prague has finished with individual and team races in the women’s K1 and men’s C1 event. Great Britain celebrated a double win in men’s C1 final with Ryan Westley...

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...

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...

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Doping problem in canoe/kayak worse than reported

Writer: Bill Endicott | World Paddle Awards SUMMARY The doping problem in sports generally and in canoe/kayak specifically is worse than reported in my Sportscene.tv piece of June...

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