British Canoeing is dedicated to supporting the most talented athletes in the Olympic disciplines of Canoe Slalom, Canoe Sprint Racing and Paracanoe to win medals at the highest level. Here is everything you want to know about the athletes, coaches and staff working towards Olympic success.
Rio 2016 was our most successful Olympic Games winning 2 Gold and 2 Silver medals across the Slalom and Sprint disciplines. It was also the first time that Paracanoe had been included in the Paralympic Games and we achieved a fantastic 5 medals (3 Gold and 2 Bronze) from the 6 events available. As we go into the Tokyo cycle we aim to improve on these performances for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
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Olympic & Paralympic News
Paracanoe confirmed for 2022 Multisport European Championships
The European Canoe Association has confirmed that Paracanoe will be included in the 2022 Multisport European Championships for the first time as they publish the competition calendar for the 2021 season.
First cohort successfully complete tenure as Athlete Reps
British Canoeing would like to say huge thank you to the first cohort of athletes who have just completed their tenure as part of the inaugural Athlete Rep Group.
Canoe Slalom to make European Games Debut in 2023
Canoe Slalom has been officially confirmed for the 2023 European Games, due to be held in Krakow and Małopolska, Poland, after being announced by the European Olympic Committee.
UK Sport announces Paris 2024 funding awards
British Canoeing has today received details of its funding agreement from UK Sport for its World Class Performance programmes in preparation for the Paris 2024 Games.