Following an exciting week of racing at the Szeged World Cup, the British Canoeing Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe International Panel has released a statement with regards to selection.
Strathclyde’s Deborah Kerr rounded off a great week for herself and the British team with a win in the B-final of the K1 500m at the ICF World Cup in Szeged, Hungary.
A fantastic fourth day of racing for Britain at the 2021 Canoe Sprint European Olympic Qualifier and World Cup 1 (Paralympic Qualifier) in Szeged, Hungary, saw the team win two gold medals, three bronze and Britain’s eighth boat quota spot for the Paralympic Games, in the men’s KL2 event.
Jack Eyers won his first ever World Cup medal after a fantastic silver medal performance in the men’s VL3 event on day 3 of the 2021 Canoe Sprint European Olympic Qualifier and World Cup 1 (Paralympic Qualifier).
Deborah Kerr stormed to victory in the women’s K1 200m final on day two of the 2021 Canoe Sprint European Olympic Qualifier and World Cup 1 (Paralympic Qualifier)
Katie Reid and Deborah Kerr got Britain off to a strong start on day one of the 2021 Canoe Sprint European Olympic Qualifier, with both athletes progressing to their respective finals in Szeged, Hungary.
British Canoeing’s England Talent programme has today announced a new partnership with Ludum, the Athlete Management Software, Performance Analysis and Training Data Collection platform.
It has been confirmed that Great Britain has been allocated a K1W 500m boat quota place for the Tokyo Olympic Games.
The British teams shone on day two of the 2021 ECA canoe slalom European Championships in Ivrea with GB securing one gold, one silver and one bronze medal from the three team events.
It was a confident return to international racing for the British slalom team as all five kayak boats qualified through to the semi-finals on day one of the 2021 ECA Canoe Slalom European Championships in Ivrea, Italy.
After a tumultuous 2020, Britain’s senior canoe slalom squad will be facing Europe’s best paddlers, all bidding to claim the coveted European Champion title and get some all-important racing done ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games and subsequent World Championships.