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 canoe sprint team ready for the Tokyo 2020 Games
With the second week of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games fast approaching, Great Britain's Olympic canoe sprint team are all set for taking to the water at the Sea Forest Waterway.
Canoe Slalom Head Coach Mark Ratcliffe reflects on Tokyo Olympic Games
A year later than originally planned, Friday saw the conclusion of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic canoe slalom event which has run over the last week at a very hot Kasai Canoe Slalom course, where four British slalom athletes made their Olympic debuts.
Olympic sixth for Forbes-Cryans
A strong final performance saw Bradley Forbes-Cryans finish in sixth place of the men’s K1 on the final day of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic canoe slalom event.
Stunning silver medal for Mallory Franklin in Olympic final
Mallory Franklin has won the silver medal in a thrilling women’s C1 final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.