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.
Olympic & Paralympic News
British Canoeing Paralympic Programme - Assessment Day
The British Canoeing Paralympic Programme will be holding an assessment day on Saturday 4th March 2017, at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham.
Would you like to work for British Canoeing?
British Canoeing are currently advertising for several vacancies within the coaching and performance departments.
British athletes secure gold and silver medals at Oceania Championships
The 2017 slalom season began this weekend for Ryan Westley and Joe Clarke at the Oceania Championships, New Zealand. After a summer of success for Joe in the form of a gold medal at Rio 2016, the Oceania Championships would provide an excellent post-Olympic platform to perform.
Joe Clarke returns to NZ as Olympic kayak champ
Joe Clarke takes on the Oceania championships in Auckland as Olympic champion this weekend, just ten months after his plan to train on the world’s most extreme canoe slalom course.