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10 Medals for Canadian Sprint Paddlers at 2019 Lima Pan Am Games

Jul
31
Canoe Kayak Canada

LIMA, PERU (July 31, 2019) – The 2019 Pan American Games were an incredible success for Canoe Kayak Canada’s Sprint paddlers. The team captured 10 medals during their four days of competition in Lima, standing on the podium in nearly all of the contested events. Canada’s women’s K4 crew of Alanna Bray-Lougheed (Oakville, ON), Alexa […]... Read More

Women’s Kayak Crew Claims First Gold Medal for Canada at Pan Am Games

Jul
28
Canoe Kayak Canada

LIMA, PERU (July 28, 2019) – Canadian paddlers kicked off the podium appearances on the first two days of the Pan American Games with a gold and silver medal. The women’s K4 crew of Alanna Bray-Lougheed, Alexa Irvin, Andréanne Langlois and Anna Negulic was the highlight second day of the Games in Peru, winning Canada’s […]... Read More

Bilewicz and Fanok to Represent Canada at the 2019 Canoe Marathon World Championships

Jul
26
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (July 26, 2019) – Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) and the Marathon Canoe Racing Council (MCRC) is pleased to announce Patrick Bilewicz and Andrew Fanok as the two athletes who will be representing Canada at the 2019 ICF Marathon World Championships in Shaoxing, China from October 17th to 20th. Bilewicz (Pickering, ON) and Fanok […]... Read More

Canoe Kayak Canada Athletes Set to Paddle to the Podium at 2019 Pan Am Games

Jul
26
Canoe Kayak Canada

LIMA, PERU (July 26, 2019) – Many of Canada’s strongest sprint and slalom paddlers will be competing at the 2019 Pan American Games in Peru in the coming weeks. Fourteen sprint and four slalom athletes will look to improve upon Canada’s medal performances from the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games, taking home a record fourteen […]... Read More

Junior/U23 Canoe Slalom Team Wraps up 2019 World Championships

Jul
22
Canoe Kayak Canada

KRAKOW, POLAND (July 22, 2019) – After a week-long competition at the 2019 ICF Canoe Slalom Junior/U23 World Championships, the Canadian team is heading home with some promising performances. Twelve Canadian slalom athletes competed in Krakow, Poland, on the Kolna Canoe Slalom Course from July 16th – 21st. It was a great learning experience for […]... Read More

CKC Sprint Nationals Boat Drive

Jul
18
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (July 18) – Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) and the CKC Alumni Council (CKCAC) are proud to launch the inaugural Boat Drive campaign to assist clubs across Canada with boat transportation costs for the 2019 Sprint Nationals in Wascana Lake. 100% of the funds raised will be distributed to eligible clubs. The 4-week campaign is […]... Read More

Greg Redman and Sally Wallick Top Canadians at 2019 Canadian Downwind Championships

Jul
17
Canoe Kayak Canada

SQUAMISH, BRITISH COLUMBIA (July 17, 2019) – 195 ocean racing athletes from around the world took part in the 6th annual Canadian Downwind Championships in Squamish, BC this past Saturday July 13th. Surfskis, SUPs, prone paddleboards and outrigger canoes all gathered and raced 21km on Howe Sound through the Sea to Sky corridor. Racers began […]... Read More

Slalom Athletes Set to Take First Strokes at Junior/U23 World Championships

Jul
15
Canoe Kayak Canada

KRAKOW, POLAND (July 15, 2019) – Twelve Canadian slalom athletes will be vying for podium finishes this week at the 2019 ICF Junior and U23 Canoe Slalom World Championships. The event is being held at the well-known Krakow-Kolna Canoe Slalom Course in Krakow, Poland, after a successful hosting of the same event in 2016. Athletes […]... Read More

2019 ICF Freestyle World Championships Come to a Close

Jul
9
Canoe Kayak Canada

SORT, SPAIN (July 9, 2019) – The 2019 International Canoe Federation’s (ICF) Freestyle World Championships wrapped up in Spain on Saturday July 6th. The event featured several freestyle events including squirt, open canoe surface, canoe decked surface and kayak surface. Fourteen Canadian athletes competed and are leaving Spain with heads held high after great performances […]... Read More

Successful Canada Cup East & West Regattas

Jul
9
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO / REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN (July 9, 2019) – Canadian and International sprint paddlers gathered the past two weekends to celebrate Canada’s 152nd birthday at the 2019 Canada Cup East and West Regattas. The Rideau Canoe Club in Ottawa hosted the Canada Cup East from June 29-30th, while the Wascana Racing Canoe Club in Regina […]... Read More