Float your boat: Kayak polo players make a row in Brooklyn Bridge Park

They’re making a splash! Crews of competitive kayakers ship out each Sunday for a splashy water sport in the river off of Brooklyn Bridge Park. Kayak polo is a ball game that appeals to those who love being out on...

Canoe polo a stunning visual sport

By Bruce Heidman, Sudbury Star The action is frantic and physical, the skill set amazing, the visual impressive. Canoe polo is big in Europe because of those reasons, and some of the best in Canada will be featured this weekend in...

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...

World Games attracts best canoe polo teams in the world to Wroclaw

ICF Media - It’s not called a World Championships, but the canoe polo competition at this month’s World Games in Wroclaw is as good as the very best the sport has to offer. Seven of the world’s best teams, both...

19 European nations will fight for Canoe Polo European Champion titles in Saint-Omer, France

By Nina Jelenc | ECA Next canoeing European Championships of the season 2017 will start this week in France. 51 teams from 19 European countries will fight for the Canoe Polo European Champion titles in Saint-Omer, located approximately 70 kilometres...

Books canoe polo – skills and tactics

The book, Canoe Polo - basic skills and tactics has become a standard reference and is used by players and coaches around the world. Canoe Polo – advanced skills and tactics is new and targeted at high performance coaches...

Milan hosts first ECA Canoe Polo Euro Cup of the season

Writer: Nina Jelenc Everything is ready for the first ECA Canoe Polo Euro Cup of the year which is scheduled for this Saturday and Sunday in Milan, on the famous Idroscalo artificial lake, which also hosted the 2015 ICF Canoe...

Canoe Polo ‘Tournoi de Seneffe’ in Charleroi, Belgium

By Tom Noble, outfitsport.co.uk | Photos: Ann Playford Even though we have loads of great tournaments across the UK, it’s sometimes worth shaking things up a bit and playing some different teams! So why not try going abroad to play against some of...

Italy, Germany and France celebrate wins at the ECA Canoe Polo Euro Cup in...

Writer: Nina Jelenc Idroscalo venue, an artificial lake in Milan, hosted teams from ten countries at the first ECA Canoe Polo Euro Cup of the season 2018. Teams were divided into four categories, men’s and women’s senior and men’s and...

“Consistency is key and working on technique in a boat is a worth while...

By Tom Noble | outfitsport.co.uk Name: Matthew Fletcher Age: 26 Location: Dewsbury, West Yorkshire Work: Rhenus Logistics Ltd Education: Durham University Club: Pennine CRC, previously Tees Tigers CC Tell us a little bit about your Canoe Polo career I first started water...

OPINION

A new bidding strategy for the Olympic Games

By Hein Verbruggen | Dutch honorary member IOC In my previous blog, I said that the lack of a long-term strategy and vision has blinkered the...

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