Groeneveld finishes 28th, Tayler 37th after Canoe Slalom World Cup 2 semis

Posted By:

KRAKOW, POLAND – Jessica Groeneveld of Innisfail, ON was Canada’s top finisher at the second ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup in Krakow, Poland. Groeneveld finished 28th in the Women’s K1 semi-final on Sunday while Michael Tayler of Ottawa, ON was 37th in the Men’s K1 semi on Saturday.

The Canadian team will travel to Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia next weekend to compete in the third ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup before returning home to focus on final preparations for the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games.

Summary of Results

Athlete Event Result
Jessica Groeneveld (Innisfail, ON) Women’s K1 28th in semi
Michael Tayler (Ottawa, ON) Men’s K1 37th in semi
Friday results
Haley Daniels (Calgary, AB) Women’s C1 25th in heats
Cameron Smedley (Dunrobin, ON) Men’s C1 31st in heats
Jazmyne Denhollander (Chilliwack, BC) Women’s K1 41st in heats
Thea Froehlich (Ottawa, ON) Women’s K1 43rd in heats
David Ford (Edmonton, AB) Men’s K1 69th in heats
Ben Hayward (Edmonton, AB) Men’s K1 86th in heats


File photos by Balint Vekassy

Full Results

CanoeKayak Canada is the national governing body for competitive paddling in Canada. The organization’s vision is to be a Canadian sport for families, communities and champions. From supporting clubs to developing a competitive National Team, CanoeKayak Canada works to grow a sport which is a rich part of Canada’s heritage.


Media Contact

Ian Miller

Communications and Marketing Officer, CanoeKayak Canada