Welcome to Wildwater Canoeing

Wildwater Canoeing is a discipline of canoe racing, also known as Wildwater Racing and Whitewater Racing. The wildwater time trial is the purest of whitewater racing forms - the athlete, the river, the clock.

A racing performance is the result of physical conditioning, skill and harmony with the water - and is the only sport where social paddling is necessary to achieve a peak performance. Beautiful water, scenery and companionship make the Wild Water Racing experience compelling. The competitor is free to take whichever route on the river they desire, a freedom of racing unsurpassed in the whitewater world. 

Wildwater Canoeing is governed by British Canoeing

Request for discretionary selection

A request for discretionary selection has been received for the Junior World Championships by Spencer Armstrong in MK1 class. 

This matter will be passed to the selection committee for decision.

Any objections to this request can be made up until Tuesday 25th April at 17.00. These should be directed by email to:

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