British Canoeing is dedicated to supporting the most talented athletes in the Olympic disciplines of Canoe Slalom and Extreme 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 and Paralympic 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. The Tokyo cycle saw us win a fantastic 2 medals in Olympic events and 7 at the Paralympics, topping the medal table and solidifying our position a the number 1 Paracanoe nation. As we head into the Paris cycle, our aim is to improve our athlete performances within Olympic events and to develop our younger athletes to Paris and beyond. In the Paralympics our aim is to maintain our position as World leading.
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Olympic & Paralympic News
Seeking Independent Members for Sprint and Paracanoe IP
British Canoeing is looking to recruit two new independent members for the Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe International Panel.
Paris 2024 duo Burgess and Woods in Slalom Oceania Champs action
Adam Burgess kicked off his 2024 with a bronze medal at the Canoe Slalom Oceania Championships in Penrith over the weekend, whilst Kimberley Woods finished fourth and fifth in her events.
TeamGB Announces Six Children As Official Mini Mascots for Paris2024
With just six months to go until the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, the British Olympic Association (BOA) has today announced the six children that have been selected to be Team GB’s first-ever Mini Mascots.
2024 Junior & U23 Selection Policies
Following the public consultation process in December/January, the Interim International Panel for Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe is pleased to publish the final junior & U23 selection policies for the 2024 International season.