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
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.
The British Open - Event Series: Gallery
After an amazing few weeks of Olympic, Paralympic and World Cup success for our athletes across a range of disciplines, hundreds headed to Lee Valley for the British Open this weekend.
Woods, Burgess, Forbes-Cryans and Pennie win British Open titles
The international slalom season might have ended last weekend in Tacen but the familiar British names from the World Cup series stepped back onto the podium at the British Open at Lee Valley Water Centre today.
GB’s Golden Girls!
Great Britain’s Jeanette Chippington, Anne Dickins and Emma Wiggs all won gold as ParalympicsGB picked up five medals on paracanoeing’s glorious debut at a Games.