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The Phoenix Gamesmakers

The Phoenix Gamesmakers

| August 14, 2012

Johann Meeke describes Phoenix Canoe Club’s important contribution to the Olympic slalom competition at Lee Valley. Phoenix Canoe Club, from North London, provided a Young Games Maker Team to print and distribute results at the competition, and we had a great time. After a selection process (team challenges) way back in January we were accepted […]

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Olympic slalom catchup

Olympic slalom catchup

| July 30, 2012

  If you have missed any of the fantastic Olympics slalom competition, including the stunning Gold and Silver wins for Team GB in the C2 slalom on 2nd August, you can catch up using the links below. Sunday 29th July 2012:  1st and 2nd heat runs of the Men’s Single Canoe (C1) and Single Kayak […]

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Young Olympic Games Makers

Young Olympic Games Makers

| May 24, 2012

The Phoenix Canoe Club, based on the Welsh Harp reservoir in North London, has been successful in landing a dream role for eight young members at the Olympic Games as Young Games Makers (YGM). The YGM scheme was set up to offer 16-18 year-olds the chance to work on the Olympics sites, with 2,000 young […]

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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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