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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
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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

Gold and Bronze for Canada at the SUP World Championships

Oct
28
Canoe Kayak Canada

QINGDAO, CHINA (OCTOBER 28, 2019) – Canada’s top Stand Up Paddlers earned three medals at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Stand Up Paddling (SUP) World Championships in Qingdao, China. This competition was a significant event for the ICF and SUP community, with over 40 nations and 200 athletes participating in this inaugural event. CKC alumni […]... Read More

Three Slalom Paddlers Finish Top Ten in Tokyo

Oct
28
Canoe Kayak Canada

TOKYO, JAPAN (October 28, 2019) – Canadian slalom paddlers put the 2020 Olympic venue to the test at the Ready, Steady, Tokyo Olympic Test Event from October 25 – 27. Five Canadian slalom athletes competed against the best paddlers in world at the newly constructed, manmade course designed for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, […]... Read More

Slalom Paddlers Competing at the Olympic Venue

Oct
24
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TOKYO, JAPAN (October 24, 2019) – Elite slalom paddlers will be competing at the 2019 Ready, Steady, Tokyo Olympic Test Event from October 25 – 27. The three-day event will feature five Canadian slalom athletes competing for medals, and testing out all aspects of the 2020 Olympic venue. The slalom course is located at the […]... Read More

Canadians set for racing at the SUP World Championship

Oct
24
Canoe Kayak Canada

QINGDAO, CHINA (October 25, 2019) – Canada is set to compete at the 2019 International Canoe Federation (ICF) Stand Up Paddling (SUP) World Championships this weekend in Qingdao, China. Canada will be represented by two talented paddlers, including CKC alumni, Tamas Buday Jr. and 16 year old, Jack Seymour. Tamas Buday Jr. is a three-time […]... Read More

Chris Helyar Confirmed as Canoe Kayak Canada President

Oct
23
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (October 23, 2019) – Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is delighted to announce that Chris Helyar has been confirmed by the Board of Directors as CKC’s new President for the next two years. Hailing from Toronto, Helyar has been a key member of our Board for the past four years and has volunteered on […]... Read More

CANOE KAYAK CANADA NOMINATES 48 ATHLETES TO AAP NATIONAL TEAM

Oct
18
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (October 16, 2019) – The Slalom High Performance Committee and Sprint High Performance Committee have approved the nominations of 7 Slalom athletes in the Olympic Program, 37 Sprint athletes in the Olympic Program, and 4 Sprint athletes in the Paralympic Program, respectively, according to the 2019-2020 Athlete Assistance Program (AAP) Selection Criteria. Note: […]... Read More