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Dates confirmed for the 2018 ICF Canoe Polo World Championships in Welland, ON

Apr
7
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ON (April 7, 2017) — The 2018 ICF Canoe Polo World Championships will take place in Welland, ON from August 1 to 5, 2018 with opening ceremonies scheduled for July 31. Three years ago, the International Canoe Federation awarded the Championships to Welland following a successful bid presentation at ICF headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. […]... Read More

116 paddling events stacked up on Canoe Kayak Canada’s 2017 calendar

Apr
6
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ON (April 6, 2017) — 2017, the year of Canada’s 150th birthday, will be a big year for paddling competitions in Canada. Considering the sport’s deep roots in Canadian heritage, it is fitting that this special year will be celebrated with so many paddling events. Canoe Kayak Canada is proud to release a preliminary […]... Read More

Job Posting – Paralympic Coach / Manager

Mar
29
Canoe Kayak Canada

EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITY – NATIONAL COACH Paralympic Coach / Manager – location: To be Determined (Competition # PC – 01) Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is the recognized authority by the International Canoe Federation on all aspects of paddling in Canada including the Olympic disciplines of sprint and slalom, and the Paralympic discipline of Paracanoe. Our vision […]... Read More

JOB POSTING – NATIONAL TEAM COACH (3 POSITIONS)

Mar
21
Canoe Kayak Canada

EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITIES NATIONAL COACHES Women’s Kayak – location: Halifax (Competition # WK – 01) Men’s Canoe – location: to be determined (Competition # MC – 02) Women’s Canoe – location: to be determined (Competition # WC – 03) Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is the recognized authority by the International Canoe Federation on all aspects […]... Read More

Whitewater Domestic Development Committee initiated

Mar
15
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ON (March 15, 2017) —Canoe Kayak Canada has struck a new volunteer committee focused on growing the whitewater discipline at the grassroots and development level. “This committee is a great step for the whitewater discipline and will go a long way in strengthening our domestic development programs and building a vibrant participation base,” said […]... Read More

Canoe Kayak included for second year of RBC Training Ground

Feb
9
Canoe Kayak Canada

Athlete search to air on CBC Sports OTTAWA, ON (February 9, 2017) — For a second straight year, RBC Training Ground will be crossing Canada in search of the next Olympic and Paralympic athletes. Canoe Kayak Canada is again involved with partners RBC, CBC Sports, the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and the Canadian Olympic Foundation […]... Read More

Ottawa and Shawinigan to host 2017 Sprint Canada Cups

Jan
13
Canoe Kayak Canada

Third year for Canada Cup, aimed at hosting high-level competition in Canada OTTAWA, ON (January 11, 2017) – Two Canada Cup sprint competitions have been scheduled for the 2017 season. The Rideau Canoe Club will host the first Canada Cup at Mooney’s Bay in Ottawa, ON in conjunction with Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations on July […]... Read More

It’s 2017 and bows are pointing toward Welland

Jan
11
Canoe Kayak Canada

2017 Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships WELLAND, ON (January 11, 2017) – With the New Year upon us, the nation’s best canoers and kayakers are now aiming their bows towards Welland, ON, for the 2017 Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships. Canoe Welland 2017 will be the culmination of Canoe Kayak Canada’s summer racing schedule and […]... Read More

Graham Barton to take the reins as Canoe Kayak Canada’s new Chief Technical Officer

Dec
22
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ON (December 22, 2016) — Canoe Kayak Canada is pleased to announce that Graham Barton will return to lead the technical side of its organization. Barton was Canoe Kayak Canada’s High Performance Director for eleven years from 1999 to 2010, as well as a high performance coach and athlete. He spent the last six […]... Read More

Canoe Kayak Canada recognizes outstanding coaches

Dec
14
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ON (December 14, 2016) – Canoe Kayak Canada has recently recognized a group of outstanding coaches for their achievements in the 2016 season.   Edgar Garza wins Club Development Award Edgar Garza of the Calgary Canoe Club won Canoe Kayak Canada’s Club Development Award for his work in building the sport at the grassroots […]... Read More

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