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Call for Canoe Slalom Technical Officials

Feb
10
Canoe Kayak Canada

Canoe Kayak Canada is seeking qualified candidates who are willing to file the role of Chief Judge, Assistant Chief Judge as well as Chief Scoring Officer at the Canoe Slalom Team Trials and National Championships. The positions of Chief Judge, Assistant Chief Judge and Chief Scoring Officer are unpaid volunteer positions. Interested candidates are invited […]... Read More

CKC STATEMENT: Laurence Vincent Lapointe

Jan
27
admin@canoekayak.ca

Ottawa, ON (January 27, 2020) – Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is pleased with the decision issued today by the International Canoe Federation (ICF)’s Doping Control Panel in the matter involving Laurence Vincent Lapointe. The ICF Doping Control Panel found that Ms. Vincent Lapointe bore no fault or negligence for the anti-doping rule violation that was […]... Read More

CANOE FREESTYLE NATIONAL TEAM HEAD COACH ANNOUNCEMENT

Jan
16
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (January 6, 2020) – Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is delighted to announce that Kalob Grady has been confirmed by the CKC Freestyle Committee as the Freestyle Head Coach. Hailing from Lapasse, Ontario in the Ottawa Valley, Kalob started kayaking when he was 9 and competing when he was 13. In 2010 he won […]... Read More

Ready, Set, Tokyo – Canadian Slalom Paddlers kick off 2020 season with Olympic Selection

Jan
14
Canoe Kayak Canada

PENRITH, AUSTRALIA (January 13, 2020) – Florence Maheu (Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, QC) clinches the second Olympic spot for Team Canada in the women’s K1 event this weekend at the Australian Canoe Slalom Championships. Florence finished 8th in the finals, booking her ticket to Tokyo for her first-ever Olympic Games. Team Canada had previously qualified the women’s K1 […]... Read More

Mathieu Pelletier named to Sprint National Team Coach position

Jan
7
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ON (January 7, 2020) — Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is pleased to name Mathieu Pelletier as sprint National Team Assistant Coach. Mathieu will play a key role in assisting our National Discipline Coaches prepare our athletes for international success at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and beyond. Mathieu is a certified competition development coach […]... Read More

Canoe Kayak Canada Registration System Ready for Implementation

Dec
16
Canoe Kayak Canada

CKC has launched its CKC membership management system at https://ckcmember.ca/. This registration system will form the backbone of our communities’ digital infrastructure moving forward and presents an opportunity for our collective growth and improvement in delivering quality programming to our paddlers, coaches, officials, administrators, and volunteers. As a starting point, our new registration system will […]... Read More

2019 Coach Excellence Award Recipients

Nov
28
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (November 28, 2019) — Canoe Kayak Canada honoured numerous coaches and their coaching achievements during the CKC Annual Summit this past weekend in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Coach Recognition and Coach Development Awards were presented to coaches demonstrating excellence in leadership, initiative, and competitive success this year. Below is a full list of this […]... Read More

CKC partners with Canada’s leading digital marketing company immediaC

Nov
19
admin@canoekayak.ca

OTTAWA, ON (November 19, 2019) – Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is pleased to announce a digital partnership with Canada’s most experienced web design and mobile application company, immediaC. Established in 1998, immediaC has built more than 3,500 professionally designed websites, mobile and web applications over the last 20 years. CKC recently partnered with immediaC to […]... Read More

Notification of Electronic Voting for 2019 Sprint Racing Council Commodore/Chair

Nov
7
Canoe Kayak Canada

Canoe Kayak Canada will be holding its election for SRC Commodore/Chair through electronic voting from November 12, 2019 to November 23, 2019. Sprint Paddling Association member in good standing will be eligible to vote at any time during the election period including in person at the Sprint Meeting of Members to be held on Nov […]... Read More

Canada Qualifies Women’s Slalom Kayak Entry for Tokyo 2020

Nov
1
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ON (November 1, 2019) – Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is thrilled to confirm that Canada has qualified the women’s kayak entry for Tokyo 2020 following a reallocation process of eligible countries. Canada finished as the 21st nation in the women’s kayak event at the 2019 ICF Slalom World Championships with Florence Maheu (Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, QC) […]... Read More