Tag: Olympic

Slalom stars wanted!

Slalom stars wanted!

| February 5, 2013

Do you have what it takes to be the next Canoe Slalom Olympic Champion? If you fancy giving canoe slalom a go, are a current paddler looking to try something new or a slalom club member focused on gaining that extra advantage, GB Canoeing want to hear from you! There are exciting new canoe slalom […]

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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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Fantastic Lee Valley pictures

Fantastic Lee Valley pictures

| April 3, 2012

The Olympic course at the Lee Valley White Water Centre is a great venue for action sports photographers, both on and off the water. These shots capture the thrill and challenge of white water kayaking – enjoy! For more information on white water kayaking at the Lee Valley White Water Centre, check out the Lee […]

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Winter white water

Winter white water

| February 6, 2012

I kayaked at the Lee Valley White Water Centre yesterday. We had the sort of wintry conditions that see the UK grind to a halt, but the roads were clear enough to get up to the white water centre from my flat in south east London, picking up friends on the way. Despite thick snow […]

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