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
British Canoeing Events to be powered by Energy Generator Hire
British Canoeing has announced that Energy Generator Hire has been appointed as an event partner for three of its major events over the next 18 months.
Two-time Olympian Angela Hannah retires
Two-time Olympian Angela Hannah has announced her retirement from competitive racing after a fantastic career in Canoe Sprint.
British Canoeing and Jaffa launch competition to win a school visit from a slalom paddler
British Canoeing and Jaffa have today launched a competition for school pupils to design a racing bib to be worn by MacGregor the Mascot at the 2020 ECA Canoe Slalom European Championships.
British Canoeing Support Launch of New Broadcast Platform
A ground-breaking initiative to develop a digital and an Over-The-Top (OTT) broadcast platform for British Olympic and Paralympic sports has today been announced by a group of leading sports’ National Governing Bodies, UK Sport, the British Olympic Association and British Paralympic Association.