Hungarian star Danuta Kozák won a battle between two Olympic champions to beat Lisa Carrington and claim a superb K1 500 metres victory on the second finals day at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisburg.
Germany's Sebastian Brendel claimed gold in dramatic circumstances as finals action began at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisburg as his Brazilian rival Isaquias Queiroz Dos Santos ended up falling in the water.
New Zealand superstar and home hope Sebastian Brendel were among defending champions to successfully open their Olympic seasons in good form at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisberg today.
Britain’s Ed McKeever will not defend his Olympic K1 200 metres title at Rio 2016 as he could only manage fifth place in the final of his preferred discipline at the European Canoe Sprint Olympic Qualifier in Duisburg in Germany.
London 2012 gold medallist Ed McKeever of Britain scraped through to the final of the men’s K1 200 metres event to keep his Rio 2016 dreams alive at the European Canoe Sprint Olympic Qualifier in Duisburg in Germany.
Great Britain’s Ed McKeever is one of three London 2012 gold medallists looking to secure a spot at Rio 2016 through the European Canoe Sprint Olympic Qualifier, which is due to begin in German city Duisburg tomorrow.
Hosts Slovakia capped off a successful weekend at the European Canoe Slalom Championships in Liptovsky Mikulaš by winning the men’s C2 and men’s team C2 events on the final day of action.
Home favourite Alexander Slafkovsky led a Slovakian one-two in the men’s C1 final as action continued at the European Canoe Slalom Championships in Liptovsky Mikulaš today.
Home paddler Jakub Grigar clocked the fastest time in the men's K1 as qualification runs opened the European Canoe Slalom Championships in Liptovsky Mikulaš today.
Rio 2016 places will be up for grabs when the European Canoe Slalom Championships begin tomorrow in Slovakia.
The International Canoe Federation (ICF) has backed Pietermaritzburg to host a successful Marathon World Championships in 2017 after visiting the host venue in South Africa.
New Zealand’s Olympic kayaker Mike Dawson has released a cookbook in a bid to fund his preparations for this year's Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro.
A competition to find designs for new slalom gates has been launched by the International Canoe Federation (ICF), who are offering two cash prizes of €3,000 (£2,400/$3,400) for the winners.
Tunisia claimed the majority of the places for this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on offer at the African Canoe Sprint Championships, which concluded at a rainy Shongweni Dam in KwaZulu-Natal today.
Czech kayakers dominated the men’s K1 event at the Oceania Championships in Penrith, while the battle for Australia’s nomination for the Rio 2016 Olympics was decided.