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Team Canada Completes 2018 Slalom World Cup Series

Sep
10
Canoe Kayak Canada

LA SEU D’URGELL, SPAIN (September 10, 2018) – Canoe Kaya Kayak’s top canoe slalom paddlers completed this weekend the last of a series of five World Cup. The fifth and final World Cup took place in La Seu D’Urgell, Spain from September 6 to 9. The Canadian team is now heading to Brazil for their […]... Read More

Canoe Kayak Canada Names 19 Canoe Freestyle Athletes on the 2019 Worlds Team

Sep
9
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (September 7, 2018) – Canoe Kayak Canada is proud to name 19 canoe freestyle paddlers to represent Canada at the 2019 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships in 8 different categories. The World competition will be held in Sort, Spain from July 2 to 7 of 2019. Canadian athletes were selected August 5th at the […]... Read More

The Rideau Canoe Club wins the 2018 Canadian Canoe Kayak Sprint Championships

Sep
7
Canoe Kayak Canada

SHERBROOKE, QUÉBEC (September 4, 2018) –The Canadian Canoe Kayak Championships ended on August 2 on Lac des Nations and the Rideau Canoe Club of Ottawa won the Canadian Champion overall title, winning a total of 892 points. The Trois-Rivières Canoe Club (Québec) took second place with a total of 763 points, followed by Balmy Beach (Ontario) with a total […]... Read More

Over 1000 Canadian Sprint Paddlers Lining Up on Lac des Nations in Sherbrooke

Aug
31
Canoe Kayak Canada

SHERBROOKE, QUÉBEC (August 21, 2018) – Over 1000 athletes from close to 50 different canoe clubs across Canada are battling for top honours and national titles at the 2018 Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships this week on Lac des Nations in Sherbrooke, Québec. The event started Tuesday, August 28 and will continue through until Sunday, […]... Read More

Team Canada Brings Home 3 Golds and 1 Bronze from Worlds

Aug
26
Canoe Kayak Canada

MONTEMOR-O-VELHO, PORTUGAL (August 26, 2018) –The Canadian canoe kayak senior team won a total of four medals at the ICF Paracanoe and Canoe Sprint World Championships taking place from August 22 to 26 in Montemor-O-Velho, Portugal. “I am very pleased with our overall worlds results this year,” said Canoe Kayak Canada’s Chief Technical Officer, Graham […]... Read More

Vincent-Lapointe Is Now an 11 Times Senior World Champion

Aug
25
Canoe Kayak Canada

MONTEMOR-O-VELHO, PORTUGAL (August 25, 2018) –Laurence Vincent-Lapointe (Trois-Rivières, Québec) won an eleventh gold medal at the Senior World Championships winning the Women’s C1 200m event for the sixth time, on Saturday morning at the Montemor-O-Velho High Performance Centre in Portugal. Earlier this week, Katie Vincent (Mississauga, Ontario) also stepped on the World podium placing third in […]... Read More

Canadian Top Paracanoe and Sprint Paddlers to Line Up for the 2018 International Canoe Federation World Championships

Aug
21
Canoe Kayak Canada

MONTEMOR-O-VELHO, PORTUGAL (August 21, 2018) – The best paddlers worldwide will be lining up this week for the biggest event of the season at the 2018 ICF Paracanoe and Canoe Sprint Senior World Championships in Montemor-O-Velho, Portugal from August 22 to 26. What: ICF 2018 Paracanoe & Canoe Sprint Senior World Championships  When: Wednesday, August […]... Read More

Sprint Athletes Complete the 2018 FISU World University Canoe Sprint Championships

Aug
14
Canoe Kayak Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (August 14, 2018) –Seven Canadian sprint paddlers represented Canada at the 2018 FISU World University Canoe Sprint Championships in Szolnok, Hungary the weekend of August 10 to 12. Among the participants, Emmanuelle Guilbert showed great performances as she placed 4th in the Women’s Canoe events. “The University World Championships were a great opportunity […]... Read More

Canadian Best Whitewater Paddlers Complete 2018 Canadian Championships in Kananaskis, Alberta

Aug
10
Canoe Kayak Canada

KANANASKIS, ALBERTA (August 8, 2018) – Canada’s top Whitewater paddlers completed last weekend the 2018 Canadian Whitewater Canoe Kayak Championships in Kananaskis, Alberta. More than 100athletes from across the country, withathletes competing inCanoe Slalom, Freestyle and Wildwater Classic and Sprintevents,for national titles. The Alberta Slalom Canoe Kayak Association, Alberta Freestyle Kayak Association and the Alberta […]... Read More

Lavallee, Negulic highlight Team Canada at the 2018 FISU World University Canoe Sprint Championship

Aug
9
Canoe Kayak Canada

By USports – August 9, 2018 TORONTO / OTTAWA – James Lavallee and Anna Negulic headline a group of seven student-athletes named to the Canadian roster for the 2018 FISU World University Canoe Sprint Championship beginning Friday. Both Lavallee and Negulic have paddling experience on the world stage, having represented Canada at the World Junior and U23 championships. […]... Read More