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.
Our overall aim is to improve on our London 2012 performance by improving our overall medal haul at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Paracanoe will be included in the Paralympic Games for the first time at Rio 2016.
Olympic & Paralympic News
Meet Olympians and Watch Wildwater Racing this Weekend!
Join the wildwater racing community this weekend for the Irwell WWR, with special Olympic guests Jon Schofield and Rachel Cawthorn!
Young Athletes End Successful Racing Season at Olympic Hopes Regatta
British Canoeing enjoyed a very successful Olympic Hopes Regatta at the last sprint regatta of 2016, capping a successful year of racing. A team of 22 took their first foray into the world of international competition, with credible results achieved by all.
Olympic Gold medallist Etienne Stott announces retirement from canoe slalom
Etienne Stott MBE, who partnered Tim Baillie to an historic first ever GB canoe slalom gold medal at the London 2012 Olympics in the men’s C2, announced his retirement from the sport today.
Join the British Canoeing Paracanoe Team
Paracanoe made its debut at the Paralympics in Rio this year, where the British team bought home five medals; three gold and two bronze. Now, British Canoeing are looking for more people to join the paracanoe team to continue the legacy of the games and work towards Tokyo 2020.