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.
Gareth Wilson, British Canoeing’s canoe slalom podium technical coach, put his canoe kit back on over the weekend (4 April), not to paddle, but to run a full marathon in his back garden.
The European Canoe Association has confirmed further event cancellations or postponements in light of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
Watch these short videos of some of the key lifts and exercises of a youth strength and conditioning programme.
In response to the current Stay at Home measures issued by the government on 23 March, to address the Coronavirus pandemic, British Canoeing has issued a further update on events and gatherings, following the statement issued on Monday 16 March.
British Rafting has today confirmed the latest position on the selection of Great Britain rafting teams for the IRF 2020 race calendar.
We recognise the current restrictions resulting from COVID-19 are having an impact on paddlers working towards coaching and leadership qualifications.
We have some top tips and recommendations to maintain your learning and development journey from the comfort of your sofa, to enable you to gather knowledge and grow your coaching skills during this unavoidable pause in getting on the water.
In light of the current situation with Covid 19, British Canoeing have taken the decision to cancel Go Paddling Week 2020 and focus on supporting paddlers, organisations and coaches during this period
British Canoeing is currently recruiting Paddlesport Instructor Tutors and Paddlesport Leader Providers to support and grow our course provision.
Sport England has confirmed up to £195m of funding available to help the community sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing Coronavirus Covid-19 crisis.
Our latest blog post comes from Richard Atkinson, Waterways and Environment Policy Officer, around how paddlers can get involved in the Anglers National Line Recycling Scheme once Coronavirus restrictions are lifted.