Category: GB Team

World Cup Selection Postponed

Due to current Covid restrictions and limitations on travel and accommodation around the UK the committee have decided to postpone the World Cup Selection events planned for the 10th-11th April. We are expecting more news on the 22nd March regarding the ability to hold sporting events and when this might be permitted to do so.…
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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 Championships 12th – 15th August 2021 Leon, Spain and for Senior Worlds 21st – 26th September 2021 Brataslava, Slovakia is now open Selection Event: Tryweryn – 10/11 July 2021 if covid-19 restrictions allow When registering please state which class or classes you wish to…
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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 3-4th July if covid-19 restrictions allow 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

It is our intention that we will hold selection events and send teams to the early international races, as things develop and change with Covid we will be giving updates as to how we may select teams if selections races cannot happen, currently International races look like they are going ahead as planned. The registration for…
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Technical Official – Wildwater Canoeing (ITO)

The ICF have organised a series of webinars aimed at giving education towards becoming a qualified International Technical Official for Wildwater Canoeing (ITO). Here below is the schedule that will take you through to the exam. – Saturday 16th January (11am to 1pm UK time) – Saturday 20th February for a review and preparation session.…
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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.

2020 ECA Junior and U23 Wildwater Canoeing European Championships CANCELLED

The European Canoe Association and Canoe Federation of Slovenia in accordance with the local organiser of the 2020 ECA Junior and U23 Wildwater Canoeing European Championship in Solkan, Slovenia, (4-11 November) regretfully announce the cancellation of the competition. Ongoing concerns regarding the Covid-19 in Europe and World together with the new restrictions from the Slovenian…
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GB 2020 Junior & U23 Teams Announced

The Wildwater Racing Committee are please to announce the selected teams to attend the Junior and U23 European Championships 4th-7th November 2020, Solkan, Slovenia. Congratulations to the athletes that have been selected Junior MK1 Cameron Bannatyne Soar Valley CC Leon Tomlinson Manvers WBC Junior WK1 Kerry Christie Breakout CC Lois Leaver Edinburgh CC Lucy Guest…
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ICF Word Cup Event, La Seu D’urgell, Spain

The Wildwater Racing Committee has made a joint decision with British Canoeing not to send a team to the World Cup race in Spain. We will continue to focus our efforts of resuming racing in the UK and attending the Junior and U23 Championships later in the year. Wildwater Racing Committee

Wildwater Racing International Events 2020

4th August 2020 – Updated 26th August There are 2 remaining International events on the calendar that have been postponed in 2020. These are the Junior/U23 European Championships in Solkan, Slovenia and the World Cup event at La Seu D’urgell, Spain. GB Wildwater Racing support and attendance for these events is under continuous review and…
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Wildwater Racing Committee Statement – International Teams

3rd July 2020 The recent statement from British Canoeing confirmed that British Athletes will not compete internationally at any more events in 2020 with 2 potential exceptions to this position, these being: WWR World Cup event at La Seu D’urgell, Spain – 23rd-25th October WWR Junior & U23 European Championships, Solkan, Slovenia  – 4-7th Nov…
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GB Team Honours

Great Britain has a long history of excelling in international competition. We have achieved medals in all classes of competition, both as individuals and as teams. From the early days of competition in the 1970’s to the present day, Great Britain has often punched above it’s weight.