In order to protect the health and well-being of everyone involved in our events, British Canoeing has today confirmed the cancellation of the Sprint selection event planned for 28/29 March and the Paracanoe selection event planned for the 25/26 April 2020.
As per the selection policy the names of the athletes who have achieved the necessary qualification time for the upcoming season, have now been published.
Tim Lodge, Chair of the Athletes’ Commission for the ICF, has been appointed to the IOC’s Athletes’ Declaration Steering Committee.
The Canoe Sprint and Canoe Slalom International Panels have published their respective 2020 U23 and Senior Selection Policies and supporting statements.
British Canoeing has appointed VOW Nutrition as official nutrition partner.
British Canoeing has selected 54 athletes for the UK Sport Lottery Funded World Class Programme (WCP) in Canoe Sprint, Canoe Slalom and Paracanoe as we build towards Tokyo 2020 and beyond.
Charlotte Henshaw has been shortlisted for 2019 Disability Sportswoman of the Year as an outstanding performer in a disability sport.
The draft 2020 paracanoe selection policy is open for public consultation. The consultation opens today, 7 October 2019, until 28 October 2019.
Members of Great Britain’s sprint and paracanoe teams enjoyed success over the last weekend (12-15 September) on the newly opened Sea Forest Waterway venue to compete at the test event in Tokyo ahead of the 2020 Games next year.
The International Canoe Federation has confirmed that Great Britain has qualified seven quota places for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games following the ICF World Championships in Szeged, Hungary last week.
Reigning Olympic Champion Liam Heath MBE is K1M 200m World Champion once again, winning gold at the ICF Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe World Championships in Szeged, Hungary.