2016-17 Canoe Slalom Carding Nominations

Posted By: admin@canoekayak.ca

Review of Nominations

Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is pleased to put forth its annual carding nominations for Sport Canada’s consideration. We have assessed all eligible athletes’ results against the 2016-2017 AAP Selection Criteria. All nominated athletes have established their eligibility through performances at World Cups 1, 2, 3 and the Olympic Games. The Canoe Slalom program is eligible for a maximum of 4 SR cards or the equivalent of $72,000 in AAP funding.


List of Eligible Athletes Nominated

Athlete RK Card Amount Tier Result SR History Tier 2-5 Progression Criteria
Michael Tayler 1 SR $18,000 2-1 16th Rio Olympics 3 x SR Not applicable
Cameron Smedley 2 SR $18,000 2-1 15th Rio Olympics 6 x SR Not applicable
Ben Hayward 3 SR $18,000 2-3 11th World Cup # 2 6 x SR Not applicable
Jessica Groeneveld 4 SR $18,000 2-5 28th World Cup # 1 2 x SR Satisfied Tier 2-5 progression criteria (Top 60 World Rank 3 athletes per nation)


Pursuant ‎to CKC’s appeal policy, all appeals must be received within 10 days of receipt of notice of this decision to nominate an athlete for Carding. All appeals must be received in accordance with the aforementioned appeal policy.