Canoeing - insidethegames.biz - Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth Games News http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing Fri, 06 Mar 2015 12:33:17 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb contact@insidethegames.biz (insidethegames) London 2012 Olympic gold medallist marks opening of British Canoeing elite training centre http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1025920-london-2012-olympic-gold-medallist-marks-opening-of-british-canoeing-elite-training-centre http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1025920-london-2012-olympic-gold-medallist-marks-opening-of-british-canoeing-elite-training-centre By Daniel Etchells

British Canoeing's new elite training centre is named after Tim Brabants, winner of Great Britain's first-ever Olympic gold medal in canoeing at Beijing 2008 ©Getty ImagesLondon 2012 Olympic gold medallist Ed McKeever was among canoe sprint athletes on hand to celebrate the opening of British Canoeing's new elite training centre at Dorney Lake near Windsor.
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daniel.etchells@insidethegames.biz (Daniel Etchells) Canoeing Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:32:25 +0000
Stott eyeing repeat of London 2012 success at ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1025810-stott-eyeing-repeat-of-london-2012-success-at-icf-canoe-slalom-world-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1025810-stott-eyeing-repeat-of-london-2012-success-at-icf-canoe-slalom-world-championships By Daniel Etchells at the Lee Valley White Water Centre in Waltham Cross

Etienne Stott (centre) with Richard Hounslow (left) and David Florence (right) took part in an open training session at Lee Valley White Water Centre ©British CanoeingGreat Britain's Olympic gold medallist Etienne Stott is relishing the opportunity to return to the scene of his greatest triumph when the 2015 Canoe Slalom World Championships take place here. 
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daniel.etchells@insidethegames.biz (Daniel Etchells) Canoeing Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:59:21 +0000
Conti Sports extends deal with ICF as official canoe polo ball http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1023499-conti-sports-extends-deal-with-icf-as-official-canoe-polo-ball http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1023499-conti-sports-extends-deal-with-icf-as-official-canoe-polo-ball By Gary Anderson

Conti Sports and the International Canoe Federation will continue their partnership up until 2018 ©Conti SportsThe International Canoe Federation (ICF) has announced Conti Sports will continue to be the official canoe polo ball supplier for all official ICF events up until 2018.
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gary.anderson@insidethegames.biz (Gary Anderson) Canoeing Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:59:29 +0000
Kosovo unable to compete in canoeing and kayaking at Rio 2016, says ICF secretary general http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1023414-kosovo-unable-to-compete-in-canoeing-and-kayaking-at-rio-2016-says-icf-secretary-general http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1023414-kosovo-unable-to-compete-in-canoeing-and-kayaking-at-rio-2016-says-icf-secretary-general By Daniel Etchells

Kosovo will have to wait until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to have the opportunity to compete in canoeing and kayaking ©Getty ImagesKosovo will not be able to become a member of the International Canoe Federation (ICF) in time to compete in canoeing and kayaking at Rio 2016, it has been revealed. 
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daniel.etchells@insidethegames.biz (Daniel Etchells) Canoeing Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:00:00 +0100
Aussie paddler Fox achieves greatness on final day of Canoe Slalom World Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022760-aussie-paddler-fox-achieves-greatness-on-final-day-of-canoe-slalom-world-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022760-aussie-paddler-fox-achieves-greatness-on-final-day-of-canoe-slalom-world-championships By Daniel Etchells

Jessica Fox's C1/K1 double has never been achieved before by a female paddler ©Getty ImagesAustralia's Jessica Fox made history on the final day of the Deep Creek 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships by becoming the first female paddler to win the C1/K1 double.
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daniel.etchells@insidethegames.biz (Daniel Etchells) Canoeing Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:20:48 +0100
Lefèvre strikes gold for hosts at Canoe Slalom World Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022723-lefevre-strikes-gold-for-the-us-at-canoe-slalom-world-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022723-lefevre-strikes-gold-for-the-us-at-canoe-slalom-world-championships By Daniel Etchells

Fabien Lefevre came out victorious in the men's C1 ©ICFFabien Lefèvre today delivered a gold medal for host nation the United States at the Deep Creek 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships.
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daniel.etchells@insidethegames.biz (Daniel Etchells) Canoeing Sat, 20 Sep 2014 09:37:29 +0100
British Olympic medallists suffer elimination on day two of Canoe Slalom World Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022707-british-olympic-medallists-suffer-elimination-on-day-two-of-canoe-slalom-world-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022707-british-olympic-medallists-suffer-elimination-on-day-two-of-canoe-slalom-world-championships By Daniel Etchells

David Florence left and Richard Hounslow right suffered an early exit from the men's C2 ©ICFBritain's defending champions Richard Hounslow and David Florence were eliminated in the preliminary stages of the men's C2 at the Deep Creek 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships.
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daniel.etchells@insidethegames.biz (Daniel Etchells) Canoeing Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:33:34 +0100
Favourites progress on opening day of Canoe Slalom World Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022677-favourites-progress-on-opening-day-of-canoe-slalom-world-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022677-favourites-progress-on-opening-day-of-canoe-slalom-world-championships By Daniel Etchells

Alexander Slafkovsky was the fastest in the mens C1 ©Getty ImagesThere were very few surprises on the opening day of the Deep Creek 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships, as the competition's big hitters safely secured progression from the qualification heats.
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daniel.etchells@insidethegames.biz (Daniel Etchells) Canoeing Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:15:18 +0100
Canoe Slalom World Championships set to begin at Deep Creek http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022656-the-deep-creek-2014-icf-canoe-slalom-world-championships-set-to-begin http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1022656-the-deep-creek-2014-icf-canoe-slalom-world-championships-set-to-begin By Daniel Etchells

The Deep Creek 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships logo Deep Creek 2014 © Deep Creek 2014The Deep Creek 2014 Canoe Slalom World Championships are due get underway tomorrow with the mountains of Western Maryland hosting the event for the first time in 25 years.
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Joe Jacobi has been chief executive of USA Canoe/Kayak for five years ©Getty ImagesUSA Canoe/Kayak is starting a search for a new chief executive, following the announcement that Joe Jacobi is to step down later this year.
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zjan.shirinian@insidethegames.biz (Zjan Shirinian) Canoeing Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:01:39 +0100
World and Olympic champions help open revamped Lee Valley White Water Centre http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1018627-world-and-olympic-champions-help-open-revamped-lee-valley-white-water-centre http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1018627-world-and-olympic-champions-help-open-revamped-lee-valley-white-water-centre By Emily Goddard

World and Olympic champion canoeists today helped open the revamped Lee Valley White Water Centre ©Lee Valley Regional Park AuthorityFebruary 27 - World and Olympic champion canoeists, including the likes of David Florence, Richard Hounslow, Etienne Stott and Tim Baillie, have today helped open the revamped Lee Valley White Water Centre following its £6.3 million ($10.5 million/€7.7 million) development.
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emily.goddard@insidethegames.biz (Emily Goddard) Canoeing Thu, 27 Feb 2014 22:24:00 +0000
Domestic Boat Production Project launched in Africa http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1018557-domestic-boat-production-project-launched-in-africa http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1018557-domestic-boat-production-project-launched-in-africa By Paul Osborne

A new Domestic Boat Production Project in Africa hopes to provide African countries with the necessary resources to manufacture boats to participate in the Olympic sports of canoe and kayak ©Getty ImagesFebruary 22 - The Confederation of African Canoeing (CAC), International Canoe Federation (ICF) and NELO KAYAKS in Portugal have announced the commencement of the new Domestic Boat Production Project in Africa.]]>
paul.osborne@insidethegames.biz (Paul Osborne) Canoeing Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:49:37 +0000
Olympic champion Baillie hangs up his paddle http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1018030-olympic-champion-baillie-hangs-up-his-paddle http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1018030-olympic-champion-baillie-hangs-up-his-paddle By Gary Anderson

January 23 - Olympic gold medal winner Tim Baillie has announced his retirement from canoe slalom ©Getty Images London 2012 champion Tim Baillie has announced his retirement from canoe slalom after he and partner Etienne Stott became the first British athletes to win Olympic gold in the sport.
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December 17 - London 2012 venue the Lee Valley White Water Centre will host the first ICF World Cup Series event next year ©Getty Images London 2012 Olympic venue, the Lee Valley White Water Centre, is set to host the first round of the 2014 International Canoe Federation (ICF) Canoe Slalom World Cup Series, it was announced today.
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gary.anderson@insidethegames.biz (Gary Anderson) Canoeing Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:16:52 +0000
GB Canoeing make Lee Valley White Water Centre new elite base http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1017669-gb-canoeing-make-lee-valley-white-water-centre-new-elite-base http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1017669-gb-canoeing-make-lee-valley-white-water-centre-new-elite-base By Paul Osborne

GB Canoeing has made the newly completed Lee Valley White Water Centre its new base Lee ValleyDecember 11 - London 2012 venue Lee Valley White Water Centre has become the official home to a host of Britain's top canoeists, including newly crowned double world champion and two-times Olympic medallist David Florence.]]>
paul.osborne@insidethegames.biz (Paul Osborne) Canoeing Wed, 11 Dec 2013 20:35:28 +0000
Fox aims broadside at world canoe governing body http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1017029-fox-aims-broadside-at-world-canoe-governing-body http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1017029-fox-aims-broadside-at-world-canoe-governing-body By David Owen

Australian Jessica Fox has hit out at the ICF not adding more women's events until Tokyo 2020 at the earliest @AFP/Getty ImagesNovember 18 - The International Canoe Federation (ICF) has come under fire from one of the sport's highest-profile athletes for stating publicly that the proposed inclusion of women's C1 canoe slalom in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics would "certainly please" her.]]> duncan.mackay@insidethegames.biz (Duncan Mackay) Canoeing Mon, 18 Nov 2013 20:35:09 +0000 Gender equity paddles into view for Olympic canoeing http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1017001-gender-equity-paddles-into-view-for-olympic-canoeing http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/canoeing/1017001-gender-equity-paddles-into-view-for-olympic-canoeing By David Owen

Émilie Fer of France won the only women's kayak slalom event at London 2012 ©Getty ImagesNovember 16 - Participation by women in Olympic canoe, as well as kayak, races has moved a step closer, following a meeting in Lima of International Canoe Federation (ICF) directors.
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emily.goddard@insidethegames.biz (Emily Goddard) Canoeing Sat, 16 Nov 2013 11:50:59 +0000