Tag: 2012

Sea kayaking tops poll

Sea kayaking tops poll

| October 2, 2012

Sport England have just published the detailed results from their 2012 Satisfaction Survey for 2012. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the majority of respondents participated in largely recreational, rather than competitive paddlesports. As the graph shows, sea kayaking, touring, white water and freestyle outweighed disciplines such as slalom, racing, marathon and polo. Sea kayaking was the most popular […]

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London Canoe Polo Tournament 2012

London Canoe Polo Tournament 2012

| April 26, 2012

The 14th London International Canoe Polo Tournament 2012 will be hosted by Meridian Canoe Club in South East London on 11th and 12th August 2012. Accommodation: Camping on Friday and Saturday night on site in Danson Park. Competition: The tournament will be held on 4 pitches. All teams are expected to provide suitably competent match […]

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2012 slalom team decided

2012 slalom team decided

| April 15, 2012

Beijing 2008 silver medallist David Florence will lead a British team of five slalom canoeists at London 2012. Florence, 29, won two of the best-of-three selection races in the men’s C1 (one-man canoe) category on the Lee Valley Olympic white water course on Saturday 14th April 2012 . Florence also earned a place in the two-man C2 boat […]

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Watch the action! Canoe Slalom selection trials.

Watch the action! Canoe Slalom selection trials.

| March 12, 2012

The London Olympic Games are just around the corner but, if you can’t wait until July, you can see some of the world’s best athletes before then… right here in London! On the 13th – 15th April, Great Britain’s top athletes will battle it out at the Lee Valley White Water Centre for an all-important […]

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London Kayakathon – 22nd April 2012

London Kayakathon – 22nd April 2012

| January 31, 2012

On the same day as the London Marathon a 26.2 mile Kayakathon will be held on the river Thames. The London Kayakathon hopes to build on the success of last years Kayakathon and get even more experienced kayakers on the river Thames. The main aim of the event is to raise money for a variety […]

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