DARTMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA (May 17, 2018) – Canoe Kayak Canada’s paddlers will be lining up for the second set of the National Sprint Team Trials this weekend on Lake Banook in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. This second selection of a series of three National Sprint Team Trials will take place from Friday, May 18thto Sunday, May 20th.
“While our World Cups teams are competing in Europe, these trials are a second competition opportunity for our Canadian paddlers to gain points in the selection process for the carded national sprint teams and the event will also serve as part of the selection process for the 2018 FISU World University Canoe Sprint Championships,” said Graham Barton, Chief Technical Officer at Canoe Kayak Canada. “It is good to be back on the Canadian waters and I am looking forward to seeing our athletes racing on Lake Banook this weekend”.
ImmediaC Canoe Kayak Canada National Sprint Team Trials #2
Friday, May 18 (8:30 to 15:00 ADT.)
Saturday, May 19 (8:30 to 15:15 ADT.)
Sunday, May 20 (8:30 to 14:15 ADT.)
34 Boathouse Lane,
Dartmouth, NS B2Y 3Y3 – Map
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The event hosted by Canoe Kayak Canada and the Atlantic Division CanoeKayak Canada will be presented by partner ImmediaC. Starts lists and live results will be posted on the official CKC ImmediaC mobile appavailable on the Apple Storeand on the Google Play Store.
Following this event, Canoe Kayak Canada will be hosting the third and final set of National Sprint Team Trials at the Olympic Basin in Montréal, Québec, from June 22 to 24.
You can find a list of the upcoming events on the Canoe Kayak Canada website
About Canoe Kayak Canada
Canoe Kayak Canada is the national governing body for competitive paddling in Canada, one of Canada’s top performing summer sports with a total of 24 Olympic medals, and a leader in the Paralympic movement. Canoe Kayak Canada is a member-based organization that includes an intricate network of clubs as well as provincial, territorial and divisional paddling associations. Elite National Team athletes proudly represent Canada at various competitions around the globe – most notably the Olympic Games, Paralympic Games, Pan American Games, ICF World Cups as well as Junior, Under 23 and Senior World Championships. Follow Canoe Kayak Canada on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube.
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