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Sprint and Paracanoe Paddlers Competing for Tokyo Qualification at ICF 2019 World Championships

Aug
20
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SZEGED, HUNGARY (August 20, 2019) – The most anticipated event of the season will be kicking off in Szeged, Hungary on August 21st. Top sprint and paracanoe paddlers from around the world will be competing at the 2019 International Canoe Federation’s (ICF) Senior World Championships. The four-day event will feature 16 Canadian sprint athletes and […]... Read More

2019 Canadian Whitewater Nationals Complete

Aug
20
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MINDEN HILLS, ONTARIO (August 20, 2019) – The 2019 Whitewater National Championships are now complete, after an exciting weekend of extreme slalom, downriver, freestyle and slalom events. 66 athletes from across the country gathered in Minden Hills, Ontario at the Minden Whitewater Preserve on the Gull River from August 14th to 18th. Team Ontario claimed […]... Read More

CKC STATEMENT: Laurence Vincent Lapointe

Aug
19
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IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON (August 19, 2019) – It is with great sadness that Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) has to announce that Laurence Vincent Lapointe has returned an adverse analytical finding following an out-of-competition doping control that took place in late July. Ms. Vincent Lapointe and CKC were informed of this finding on August 13, […]... Read More

Top Whitewater Paddlers Gearing up for 2019 National Championships

Aug
13
Canoe Kayak Canada

MINDEN HILLS, ONTARIO (August 13, 2019) – Canada’s best Whitewater paddlers are set to take their first strokes in Minden Hills, Ontario on Wednesday morning for the 2019 Canoe Kayak Whitewater National Championships. The competition will run from August 14th to August 18th and will feature four disciplines: downriver, extreme slalom, freestyle and slalom. 66 […]... Read More

2019 Canoe Kayak Canada AGM Teleconference Scheduled for September 26, 8:00pm EST

Aug
12
Canoe Kayak Canada

August 12 – The Annual General Meeting (AGM) teleconference will take place on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 8:00 PM EST. Please save this date and time if you are an eligible voting member.   As per previous AGM’s, the focus of the meeting will be to approve our 2018-19 audited statements, approve the auditing firm for […]... Read More

2019 Canoe Kayak Canada Summit scheduled for November 22 – 24 in Dartmouth, NS

Aug
7
Canoe Kayak Canada

August 7 – Canoe Kayak Canada’s 2019 Summit is scheduled for Friday, November 22nd to Sunday, November 24th in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. The event will bring together Clubs representatives, coaches, provincial & territorial paddling organizations and committee members for a combination of events. CKC will hold in-person Annual Council meetings on Saturday morning, November 23rd […]... Read More

Canada Wins Second Best Junior Nation at 2019 ICF Junior/U23 Worlds

Aug
5
Canoe Kayak Canada

PITESTI, ROMANIA (August 5th, 2019) – The 2019 ICF Junior/U23 World Championships wrapped up in Pitesti, Romania on Sunday August 4th. The competition welcomed the best young athletes from around the world for four days of races. The Canadian team had an incredible competition and demonstrated the strength of the Canadian program, by winning six […]... Read More

13 Podium Appearances for Canoe Kayak Canada at Lima 2019 Pan Am Games

Aug
5
Canoe Kayak Canada

Photos: David Jackson / COC   LIMA, PERU (August 5th, 2019) – The 2019 Pan American Games have come to an end for Canoe Kayak Canada, with the last of the slalom competitions finishing up on Sunday afternoon. Team Canada earned a combined total of 13 medals in Lima between the sprint and slalom competitions, […]... Read More

Call for Candidates Board of Directors Paddling Association Representatives

Aug
2
Canoe Kayak Canada

Canoe Kayak Canada is looking for one individual to join the organization’s Board of Directors.  This position is representative of the Paddling Association members of CKC and will be instrumental in providing a member perspective to the discussions and decision-making of the organization.   The Board of Directors is comprised of a minimum of 10 […]... Read More

12 Sprint Paddlers Competing in Romania for Junior/U23 World Championships

Jul
31
Canoe Kayak Canada

PITESTI, ROMANIA (July 31, 2019) – Twelve of Canada’s up and coming sprint athletes are ready to line up in Pitesti, Romania, to compete at the 2019 ICF Junior and U23 Canoe Sprint World Championships. The competition begins on Thursday, August 1st and will run until Sunday, August 4th. Pitesti was host to the 2017 […]... Read More