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
New appointments for British Canoeing Sprint International Panel
British Canoeing has announced the appointments of Paul Dimmock as the new Chair and Barney Wainwright as the independent member to the Canoe Sprint International Panel.
Youngsters embrace great racing opportunities at Portugal World Cup
GB concluded Sprint World Cup 1 with gold, two silver and two bronze
Solid GB performances in first finals of the new international season
Lizzie Broughton in action at the ICF Sprint World Cup in Montemor-O-Velho
Seven GB boats qualify for A finals in Portugal
There were fine results across for the Great Britain team on day one of the first ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup of the season, with seven boats qualifying for A finals in Montemor-O-Velho (19-21 May).