As the Coaching Department strives to support learning and development amongst instructors, coaches, leaders and guides, we have been busy working with the Technical Groups over the past twelve months to design and create a range of resources.
“It gave me such a thrill arriving at the Olympics Games training camps with team Nigeria. We definitely challenged the stereotype of what a canoe slalom entourage looked like.”
Canoe Slalom coaches Craig Morris and Gareth Wilson launch exciting Challenge Cards project, enhancing coach and athlete development across paddlesport.
The beauty of SUP is that it is easy to get the basics. But, the more challenging aspect of our sport is the planning, ability to read a forecast and relating this to actual conditions.
The International Canoe Federation and Starboard have teamed up with some of the biggest names in stand up paddling for a series of free webinars offering participants a rare insight into what it takes to be the best in the world.
Ecoworks Marine has formed strong partnerships and alliances with the key drivers of sustainability in the boating world.
For former Olympic canoe slalom athlete John McCalla-Leacy, being on the water shaped his formative years. Born to first-generation Jamaican-British parents in a working class neighbourhood in London, John grew up, as he puts it, “with a tough exterior”.
The British Canoe Slalom programme is pleased to announce that Nathalie Siegrist has joined the coaching team as the Lead Academy Coach.
A few weeks ago, Rt Hon Philip Dunne MP for Ludlow published his Private Member’s Bill designed to #EndSewagePollution and improve water quality in our rivers. Now it's time for you to #PipeUp!
Congratulations to Craig Morris and Trevor Hunter, who have both been named as finalists for the UK Coaching Awards for 2020, alongside British Canoeing’s ‘Coach Self-Analysis Tool and Digital Library’
Getting sufficient protein on a daily basis is essential, not only does it help maintain and protect lean muscle, it also plays a crucial role in the recovery and adaptation process. Check out our recovery French toast recipe using VOW’s whey protein, and give it a go yourself!
Leeds Beckett University are conducting are survey that is aimed at coaches representing a range of nations, sports, levels of competition, ages, experience, qualification levels and status to explore anti-doping.