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Ontario dominates Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Masters Championships

Aug
28
Canoe Kayak Canada

WELLAND, ONTARIO (August 28, 2017) – Following the Canadian Sprint ​​Canoe Kayak Championships held August 24 to 26, 2017, it was time for “Masters” athletes to compete at the Welland International Flatwater Center in Ontario on Sunday, August 27, 2017. More than 20 clubs from across the country were in Welland to compare themselves to […]... Read More

Double Gold for Vincent-Lapointe at Canoe Kayak World Championships

Aug
27
Canoe Kayak Canada

Double Gold for Vincent-Lapointe at Canoe Kayak World Championships RACICE, CZECH REPUBLIC (August 27, 2017) – Canadian Laurence Vincent-Lapointe (Trois-Rivières, QC) captured her second world title in two days, winning the Women’s C-1 200m Final on the last day of competition at the ICF Canoe Kayak Sprint World Championships in Račice, Czech Republic. On the […]... Read More

Maskwa Aquatic Club Takes Overall Title at National Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships

Aug
27
Canoe Kayak Canada

  WELLAND, ONTARIO (August 26, 2017) – For the second year in a row, the Maskwa Aquatic Club is National Champion. The Halifax Club finished this week’s Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships with a total of 794 race points, edging out Ottawa’s Rideau Canoe Club who finished with 777 points. Rounding out the top three […]... Read More

Canada Captures Gold at Canoe Kayak World Championships

Aug
26
Canoe Kayak Canada

RACICE, CZECH REPUBLIC (August 26, 2017) – Canadians Laurence Vincent-Lapointe (Trois-Rivières, QC) and Katie Vincent (Mississauga, ON) are world champions after capturing gold in the Women’s C-2 500m race at the ICF Canoe Kayak Sprint World Championships in Račice, Czech Republic. The powerful Canadian crew took an early lead and held off a late push […]... Read More

Thrilling Finish to Iconic Canoe Race at National Sprint Championships

Aug
25
Canoe Kayak Canada

WELLAND, ONTARIO (August 25, 2017) – They saved the best for last – the Junior Men’s C-4 1000m – the final race on Day 4 at the Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships. For the hundreds of fans at the Welland International Flatwater Centre, it was a thrilling wrap-up to another jam-packed day of elite paddling. […]... Read More

Vincent-Lapointe Continues to Dominate in Women’s Canoe at World Sprint Championships

Aug
25
Canoe Kayak Canada

RACICE, CZECH REPUBLIC (August 25, 2017) – Canada’s Laurence Vincent-Lapointe (Trois-Rivières, QC) clocked the fastest time in the Women’s C-1 200m heats today, advancing straight through to tomorrow’s Semi-final at the ICF Canoe Kayak Sprint World Championships in Račice, Czech Republic. The defending World Cup Champion also achieved a personal best for boat speed, reaching […]... Read More

Canoe Kayak Canada names sprint teams for Olympic Hopes

Aug
25
Canoe Kayak Canada

WELLAND, ONTARIO (August 25, 2017) – The first two days of competitions at the Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships included all individual races for C1 and K1. Based on these results, Canoe Kayak Canada has named sprint athletes to join the teams for the next international Olympic Hope regatta. Here is the list of athletes nominated for this competition, which […]... Read More

War Canoe Races Steal the Show on Day 3 at National Sprint Championships

Aug
24
Canoe Kayak Canada

WELLAND, ONTARIO (August 22, 2017) – The war canoe races are always a highlight of the Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships and today’s competition was no exception. Powered by 15 paddlers, these iconic wooden boats move at remarkable speeds over distances ranging from 200m to 1000m. In the Senior Mixed 200m race, Adam Oldershaw’s crew […]... Read More

Three Canadian Crews Qualify for “A” Finals at ICF Canoe Kayak Sprint World Championships

Aug
24
Canoe Kayak Canada

RACICE, CZECH REPUBLIC (August 24, 2017) – Canadians Laurence Vincent-Lapointe (Trois-Rivières, QC) and Katie Vincent (Mississauga, ON) clocked the fastest time of the day in the C2 500m heats and advanced directly to Saturday’s “A” Final at the ICF Canoe Kayak Sprint World Championships in Račice, Czech Republic. Vincent-Lapointe is the reigning C1 World Cup […]... Read More

Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships: Excited crowd motivates athletes in today’s 1000m finals

Aug
23
Canoe Kayak Canada

WELLAND, ONTARIO (August 23, 2017) – A large and boisterous crowd was treated to some outstanding races today as athletes competed in 1000m and 500m events on Day 2 of the Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships. Despite the strong winds on the Welland International Flatwater Centre this afternoon, there were many spectacular performances. “I really […]... Read More

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