Category: GB Team

Solkan will host the 2021 ECA Junior and U23 Wildwater Canoeing European Championships

Solkan will turn into the wildwater capital for junior and U23 wildwater paddlers this August. First, the well-known venue will host the ECA Junior and U23 Canoe Slalom European Championships, and only a week later the ECA Junior and U23 Wildwater Canoeing European Championships will take place on the same venue. The decision came after…
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British Canoeing Non-Olympic and Junior Sprint/Slalom 2021 International Team Travel Covid-19 Policy Statement

British Canoeing today announced that non-Olympic and junior slalom/sprint international teams are not permitted to travel abroad in 2021, given the ongoing impact of Covid-19 unless the country holding the event is on the UK Green list. Click here for the full statement The planned June and July selection events and the selection of teams…
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Outcome of the Selection 2021 additional consultation

Following the consultation the committee received two postive comments regarding the proposed change of selection locations and dates and no negative comments. The Committee are therefore happy to proceed with amending the selection location and dates as per the consultation. With the World Cup races in Banja Luka 4,5,6 reschedule only a months later than…
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Anyone planning on Competing at World and European Championships or World Cup races this year

Athletes – have to do UKAD clean sport webinar/workshop every 2 years plus ADEL course as per ICF requirements once in their lifetime (prior to first competition) Coaches – are recommended to do UKAD coach clean every 2 years plus mandatory ADEL coach course as per ICF requirements once in their lifetime (prior to first…
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Postponement of Worldcup Banja Luka to 2nd-4th of July 2021

The International Canoe Federation Board have postpone the WorldCup in Banja Luka to the 2nd-4th July 2021 Wildwater Racing Committee

Selection 2021- Additional Consultation

Earlier in the year we published our selection events and documents for selecting teams to represent Great Britain this year despite the uncertainties Covid has presented. Already we have had to postpone selection events and the first World Cup races planned for the end of May have been postponed to October. We also have concerns…
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ICF Worldcup 4-5-6 Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Wild Water Racing Committee have taken the decision not to send a team to represent Great Britain at the World Cup Races scheduled for early June. The decision has been made due to the complications in arranging a fair selection race, the current rising number of Covid cases across Europe and the difficulties around…
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Postponement – World Cup Treignac

Part of the news release from The International Canoe Federation on the 25th March ‘The first three ICF wildwater canoeing world cups had been scheduled for Treignac, France, in May, but will now be held from October 1 to 3.‘ Full article

British Canoeing – Clean Sport Webinars

Attention anyone planning on Competing at World and European Championships, or World Cup races this year, need to attend a clean sport workshop every 2 years. British Canoeing are organising a series of Webinars to enable this to happen. These will be open to athletes, coaches and team staff from any discipline to book on…
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British Canoeing – Anti-doping requirement for team staff

It is now mandatory for all athletes and accredited staff attending any ICF level 2 event and European Championships to have undertaken the WADA Adel online education. This has been the case for athletes for the last year but team staff and coaches have been included as well. This only needs to be completed once…
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Great Britain registration – Senior European Championships 2021 & Senior World Championships 2021

Selection registration for for Great Britain Senior teams for Senior European Classic & Sprint Championships 12th – 15th August 2021 Leon, Spain and for Senior Sprint Worlds 21st – 26th September 2021 Bratislava, Slovakia is now open Selection Senior European Championships Event: Ironbridge 19-20th June Selection Senior World Championships Event: HPP white water course, date…
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Great Britain registration – Junior and U23 World Championships 2021

Selection registration for Great Britain Junior and U23 teams  for the World Championships 25th-28th August Solkan, Slovenia in now open. Selection Event: Ironbridge 19th-20th June. (Note change of date) When registering please state which class or classes you wish to be considered for and what events. You can only enter a maximum of two classes in…
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Great Britain registration – Senior World Cup 2021

The registration for selection for Great Britain senior team is now re-open for for the rescheduled World Cups 1,2 & 3 1st – 3rd October 2021, Treignac, France Selection Event: Classic – 19th June Ironbridge Selection Event: Sprint – Date to be confirmed HPP white water course Note change of location and dates When registering please…
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Selection Policy – Documents for Consultation

Please find in this post the selection policy documents for the 2021 season, please feedback any comments by Sunday 17th January . The main policy document remains unchanged from last year, the only changes relate to the eligibility requirements for each of the events we will selecting teams for. Some of next years races are…
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2021 ICF Junior and U23 Wildwater Canoeing Championships will be held in Solkan, Slovenia

The ICF have confirmed the date and location for  the 2021 ICF Junior and U23 Wildwater Canoeing Championships – August 25-28, Solkan, Slovenia.