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2018 MARATHON TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT

Australian Canoeing is please to announce the selections for the 2018 Marathon Team to compete at the World Championships and Masters World Cup. JUNIOR MEN K1 Seamus...

May 24, 2018

2019 Australian Canoe Slalom Championships - Dates and Venues

Australian Canoeing is pleased to confirm that the Australian Open Canoe Slalom Championships will take place at Brady’s Lake, Tasmania, from 10 to  13 January...

May 23, 2018


2018 Olympic Hopes Team Announced

Following the outstanding success of the Asia-Pacific Regatta, Australian Canoeing are excited to announce the selection of the following athletes to compete at the Olympic...

May 23, 2018

Victoria best performing state at 2018 Australian Canoe Marathon Championships

The 2018 Canoe Marathon Championships wrapped up at West Lakes in Adelaide on Sunday, 20 May 2018 after two days of great racing (19-20 May 2018). With a record...

May 21, 2018


New Australian crew wins stunning silver at Canoe Sprint World Cup

The Australian women’s K4 500 canoe sprint team has shocked even themselves with a stunning silver medal at the ICF World Cup in Szeged, Hungary. The Australian...

May 21, 2018

Curtis McGrath shows his class at Paracanoe World Cup

Australian Paracanoe world champion and Paralympic gold medallist, Curtis McGrath, underlined his class with a second hard-fought win in as many days at the ICF Paracanoe...

May 20, 2018


Paracanoe World Cup win for McGrath

MCGRATH SURVIVES SCARE TO POST PARACANOE WORLD CUP WIN Paralympic gold medallist Curtis McGrath admitted he was “unfit” after narrowly winning gold in the men’s...

May 19, 2018

Paralympic Champion Curtis McGrath prepares for the next paracanoe challenge

WITH ONE EYE ON A ROYAL WEDDING, MCGRATH PREPARES FOR NEXT PARACANOE CHALLENGE Curtis McGrath jokes that his invitation to this weekend’s royal wedding must...

May 18, 2018


Record numbers at 2018 Australian Canoe Marathon Championships in Adelaide

Close to 400 of Australia’s best canoeists will head to Adelaide this weekend for the 2018 Australian Canoeing Marathon Championships (18-20 May 2018).  The National...

May 18, 2018

Seipel digs deep to join Australian trio in paracanoe finals

Three-time World Champion Susan Seipel has overcome illness to join Australian teammates Curtis McGrath  and Dylan Littlehales in their respective finals at the ICF Paracanoe...

May 18, 2018


Small Australian Team prepare to put up big fight at Paracanoe World Cup

Australia is confident of a strong showing at this week’s ICF Paracanoe World Cup in Szeged, Hungary (18-19 May 2018), despite the late withdrawl of Paralympic...

May 17, 2018

Australia wins inaugural Asia Pacific Sprint Cup in Adelaide

Team Australia has won the inaugural Asia Pacific Sprint Cup in Adelaide (11 – 13 May 2018) after three days of exciting racing on West Lakes. The first...

May 13, 2018


Australia wins inaugural ‘Paracanoe Ashes’

Australia’s Paracanoe team has kicked-off the international season in style by taking home the inaugural “Paracanoe Ashes” trophy following a great day of racing...

May 13, 2018

Canoe sprint stars of the future to compete at inaugural Asia Pacific Sprint Cup in Adelaide (11 – 13 May 2018)

Australia’s future paddling stars will take on Asia Pacific’s sprint paddlers at the inaugural Asia Pacific Sprint Cup to take place at Adelaide’s West Lakes...

May 10, 2018


Southern Cup Whitewater Championships 2018 – Wildwater Sprint and Giant Slalom

The First of the Southern Cup races were run on the Mersey River, Tasmania in Mid April, in conjunction with a Wildwater and Whitewater camp. With the huge amount...

May 2, 2018

Ethics and Integrity Committee

Paddle Australia (PA) is the national organisation responsible for the management, coordination, development and promotion of canoe, kayak and paddle sports in Australia....

By Australian Canoeing / Apr 30, 2018


That's a Wrap ! - Wildwater Training Camp

Australian Canoeing held a very exciting Wildwater Training Camp at Penrith Whitewater Stadium over the weekend (28th and 29th April). The training camp was attended...

Apr 30, 2018

Finalists - 2017 Marathon Paddler of the Year

A record number of nominations were received across all categories of the 2017 Australian Canoeing Marathon Paddler of the Year with nearly all States represented....

Apr 30, 2018


Search for Jessica Fox’s stolen canoe underway

A C1 boat owned by our Olympic medallist national team paddler Jessica Fox has been reported stolen. The canoe was stolen from the NCE facility at the Penrith...

Apr 28, 2018

ICF Ocean Racing World Cup and Tahiti Nui Championships

Tahiti will be hosting an Ocean Racing World Cup in conjunction with their Tahiti Nui Championships. As hosts they have opened the invitation to Australian paddlers. Please...

Apr 27, 2018


AMSA - Levy Exemption Release

AUSTRALIAN CANOEING WELCOMES LEVY EXEMPTION Australian Canoeing has welcomed the announcement, made yesterday by the Department of Infrastructure, that the original...

By Australian Canoeing / Apr 27, 2018

Ken Wallace to recharge batteries ahead of Tokyo 2020

Three-time Olympian and 2008 Olympic gold medalist Ken Wallace (QLD) has made the decision to not contest the 2018 international season and to focus on the 2019...

Apr 24, 2018


2018 CANOE MARATHON TEAM NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

The Selection Criteria for 2018 Australian Canoe Marathon Teams is now available Australian Canoe Marathon Teams competing at the 2018 ICF Canoe Marathon...

Apr 24, 2018

Australian Canoe Polo Championships hit SA Regatta Centre Shores

More than one hundred athletes from around Australia descended upon the Rowing SA Regatta Centre at West Lakes to compete at the 2018 Australian Canoe...

Apr 23, 2018


2018 Freestyle Kayaking National Championship Results

The 2018 Freestyle Kayaking National Championships was held at Penrith Whitewater Stadium on the 7th April. It was a great day, with the positive and supportive...

Apr 20, 2018

VACANCY – AUSTRALIAN CANOEING MARATHON RACING TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

The Australian Canoeing Marathon Racing Technical Committee (ACMRTC) is seeking a volunteer to join the committee in the position of Publicity and Promotion. Key...

Apr 18, 2018


Youth Olympic Games canoe qualifiers attract record numbers in Barcelona

Olympic medallist and Youth Olympic Games ambassador Jessica Fox in Barcelona for 2018 YOG canoe qualifiers A record number of boats from a record number of countries...

Apr 12, 2018

Wildwater Come n Try

How would you like to represent Australia in a paddle discipline that takes you to the most scenic corners of the world? WILDWATER is the sport that can provide...

Apr 10, 2018


Wildwater Training Camp

Australian Canoeing is happy to announce we will be holding a training camp at Penrith Whitewater Stadium on the 28th - 29th April. The 2018 Wildwater Training...

Apr 9, 2018

2018 Canoe Polo World Championships Team Announced

The 2018 Canoe Polo World Championship Team have been selected after athletes competed for a spot throughout the 2017/18 Canoe Polo National series. Australian Canoeing...

Apr 9, 2018


Southern Cup Whitewater Championships 2018 – Wildwater Sprint and Giant Slalom

Southern Cup Whitewater Championships 2018 – Wildwater Sprint and Giant Slalom The Southern Cup Championships is a series of new events designed to foster whitewater...

Mar 20, 2018

Canoe Sprint National Talent Squad Announcement

Australian Canoeing are pleased to announce the 2018 Canoe Sprint National Talent Squad To read the Team Announcement please click HERE:

Mar 19, 2018


Strategic Planning Consultation Draft

Australian Canoeing, soon to become Paddle Australia, is in the process of developing a new Strategic Plan. We are seeking to secure as much expert, relevant input...

Mar 16, 2018

2018 Canoe/Kayak Sprint Team Asia-Pacific Team - Announcement

Australian Canoeing are pleased to announce the 2018 Canoe/Kayak Sprint Team Asia-Pacific Team To read the Team Announcement please click HERE:

Mar 13, 2018


Let’s go Tokyo – 2018 Olympic, Paralympic, U23 and Junior Teams announced

Let’s go Tokyo – Australian Canoeing’s young guns to lead 2018 Olympic and Paralympic World Cup Campaign Rio 2016 was their Olympic premier, now Australian...

Mar 12, 2018

2018 Sprint Team Announcement

Australian Canoeing has announced the 2018 National Teams Canoe/Kayak Sprint following the conclusion of the Senior Sprint Selection and 2018 National Sprint Championships...

Mar 12, 2018


Rio 2016 Olympians and Paralympians headline 2018 National Sprint Titles

Rio 2016 Olympians and Paralympians headline 2018 National Sprint Titles at Sydney International Regatta Centre 6 – 10 March 2018 Australia’s best sprint...

Mar 10, 2018

Young guns lead the way at Canoe Sprint Senior Selection

Rio Olympians Alyce Burnett, Alyssa Bull, Riley Fitzsimmons, Jordan Wood, Murray Stewart and Steve Bird impress ahead of Nationals Australia’s Olympic paddlers...

Mar 6, 2018


Jess Fox receives 2017 Sportswoman of the Year Award at World Paddle Awards

Australian Olympic dual medallist and reigning 2017 K1 World Champion Jessica Fox has added the “World Paddle Awards – 2017 Sportswoman of the Year” to her long...

Feb 25, 2018

Fox heads Australian Canoe Slalom Team for the 2018 World Cup and World Championship Series

Dual Olympic medallist and reigning women’s K1 World Champion Jessica Fox (NSW) spearheads the 2018 Australian Canoe Slalom Team that will represent Australia...

Feb 22, 2018


Canoe Slalom Development Pathway - Future Direction

One of the aims of AC’s Canoe Slalom Development Pathway is to ensure our athletes are exposed to appropriate levels of competition where they can have...

Feb 21, 2018

2018 Wildwater Team Announcement

Australian Canoeing is please to announce the selections for the 2018 Wildwater Senior Team to compete at the World Cup and World Championships. To view the selections...

Feb 20, 2018


FINAL - 2018 Canoe Slalom Team Announcement

Australian Canoeing is pleased to announce the complete list of athletes who have been selected to the 2018 Canoe Slalom Team. To view the 2018 Canoe Slalom Team...

Feb 19, 2018

Australians top medal podiums at 2018 Canoe Slalom Australia Open

Australians top medal podiums at 2018 Canoe Slalom Australia Open with Olympians Jessica Fox winning the women’s C1 and Lucien Delfour the men’s K1 Australia’s...

Feb 18, 2018


Jess Fox and Kate Eckhard shine on day two of “World Cup like” Australia Open

Australia’s women paddlers impressed at the 2018 Canoe Slalom Australian Open day two (Saturday, 17 February) with dual Olympic medallist and 2017 K1 World Champion...

Feb 17, 2018

Jess Fox and Dan Watkins impress on a hot 2018 Canoe Slalom Australian Open Day 1

The 2018 Canoe Slalom Australian Open kicked off today at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium in hot conditions. Australian Olympic medallist paddler Jessica Fox (NSW)...

Feb 16, 2018


Olympic and World Champions to contest “biggest ever” Canoe Slalom Australian Open

Olympic and World Champions to contest “biggest ever” Canoe Slalom Australian Open at Penrith Whitewater Stadium, 16 – 18 February 2018 Australian Olympic...

Feb 15, 2018

Announcement: National Senior Sprint Selection Regatta Invitations

Australian Canoeing are pleased to announce the Canoe Sprint athletes who are invited to compete in the National Senior Selection Regatta. To view the list...

Feb 14, 2018


ENTRIES NOW OPEN! 2018 Canoe Sprint National Championships

Entries for the 2018 Canoe Sprint National Championships are now OPEN. The event will run from Tuesday 6th to Saturday 10th March 2018, at the Sydney International...

Feb 13, 2018

NEW TECHNICAL COMMITTEE CHAIR FOR CANOE SLALOM

Canoe Slalom Technical Committee are responsible for the direction of Canoe Slalom within Australia. We would like to introduce you to their new Chair Ms. Sarah...

Feb 13, 2018


Australia's Olympic Paddlers looking strong at 2018 Oceania Championships Grand Prix 2

Australia's Olympic Paddlers looking strong at 2018 Oceania Championships Grand Prix 2 ahead of selection trials Olympians Alyce Burnett (QLD) and Alyssa Bull...

Feb 11, 2018

Rio 2016 Olympians and Paralympians show early form at 2018 Oceania Championships Grand Prix 2

Australia’s Olympic and Paralympic paddlers have shown some great early form on the first day of finals and second day of competition at the 2018 Oceania Championships...

Feb 10, 2018


Hot racing at 2018 Oceania Championships Grand Prix 2 day one

Racing has kicked off at the 2018 Oceania Championships Grand Prix 2 (9-11 February 2018) with Australia’s best Olympic and Paralympic sprint paddlers lining up at the start...

Feb 9, 2018

Olympic and Paralympic paddlers to kick-off international sprint season at Oceania Championships Grand Prix 2

Olympic and Paralympic paddlers to kick-off international sprint season at Oceania Championships Grand Prix 2 in Sydney, 9-11 February 2018 Australia’s best...

Feb 8, 2018


NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR AC ATHLETES’ COMMISSION

Australian Canoeing (AC) is calling for nominations for a new Athletes’ Commission in a step to ensure that the views of athletes are continuously taken into account...

Feb 5, 2018

Wildwater Nationals and Schools Results

The 2018 Wildwater National Championships were held on the Goulburn River, Victoria. The event ran from the 8 th to the 9 th January 2018. The Goulburn River site...

Feb 5, 2018


Lane Draw released for Oceania Championships / GP2

The Canoe Sprint Oceania Championship and Grand Prix 2 will run from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th February 2018, at the Sydney International Regatta Centre (Gate A Old Castlereagh...

Feb 4, 2018

Sprint Development Pathway - Future Direction

One of the aims of AC’s Canoe Sprint Development Pathway is to ensure our athletes, who have completed their final National or International event as under 18 athletes,...

Feb 1, 2018


Golden Day for Australia at Canoe Slalom Oceania Championships

It was a gold day for Australian Canoeing’s Slalom Paddlers at the third and final day of the 2018 Canoe Slalom Oceania Championships in Auckland, New Zealand...

Jan 29, 2018

Two silver, one bronze at Oceania Canoe Slalom Championships day two

Australian Canoeing’s Slalom Paddlers finished day two of the Canoe Slalom Oceania Championships in Auckland, New Zealand (27 January to 29 January 2018) with...

Jan 28, 2018


Aussie Paddlers impress at Canoe Slalom Oceania Championships Day One

Australian Canoeing’s Slalom Paddlers kicked-off the international ICF slalom season in style by finishing in the top ranks in the heats on day one of the Oceania...

Jan 27, 2018

Sue Natoli recognised in Australia Day Honours

The annual Australia Day Honours have recognised Australian Canoeing’s Life Member Sue Natoli (VIC) for her services to canoeing and Australian Canoeing congratulates...

Jan 26, 2018


AC Seeks Business Operations Manager

Australian Canoeing is looking to recruit a Business Operations Manager (BOM) to take responsibility for the management and delivery of all ‘organisation-wide’...

Jan 24, 2018

Australian paddlers kick-off international canoe slalom season at NZ Open

A small contingent of Australian paddlers joined athletes from seven countries at the New Zealand Open over the weekend (20-21 January 2018) to kick-off the international...

Jan 21, 2018


2018 Asia-Pacific Regatta Announcement

EXCITING NEW INTERNATIONAL RACING OPPORTUNITY! Attention: Under 16, Under 18 and Under 21 Canoe Sprint Athletes Australian Canoeing, in conjunction with Canoe...

Jan 10, 2018

ENTRIES NOW OPEN! 2018 Canoe Sprint Oceania Championship & Grand Prix 2

Entries for the 2018 Canoe Sprint Oceania Championships and Grand Prix 2 are now OPEN. The events will run from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th February 2018, at the Sydney...

Jan 9, 2018


Canoe Slalom National Team Selection Panels

The Board of Australian Canoeing have confirmed the Selection Panels for the Canoe Slalom National Teams. To read the announcement please click HERE

Jan 6, 2018

2018 Canoe Slalom Team Official Nominations - Now Open

The Canoe Slalom High Performance program is calling for nominations for team officials for the 2018 Canoe Slalom Junior Team and for the National Talent Squad. The...

Jan 6, 2018


2018 Wildwater Senior team selection race results

Three of the four selection races for the 2018 Australian Wildwater Team were held at the famous Sharks Tooth rapid on the Mitta Mitta River below the pondage dam at Dartmouth....

Jan 5, 2018

Call for Expressions of Interest - 2018 Youth Olympic Games

To be eligible to participate in YOG, athletes must attend and qualify at the ICF 2018 Canoeing World Qualification Competition for YOG – Barcelona, Spain 12-15...

Jan 3, 2018


2018 Sprint Nominations Now Open

Nominations for the 2018 Canoe Sprint Senior, U23 and Junior Teams are now open. To nominate please click HERE To read the Selection Policies please click...

Dec 8, 2017

Lewis already looking forward to next freestyle world championships

Maddison Lewis has no hesitation when asked if she wants to compete at the next Freestyle World Championships. “For sure,” the 17-year-old said, shortly after...

Dec 2, 2017


2018 Australian Wildwater Senior Team

Nominations and Selections criteria are now opened for the 2018 Australian Wildwater Senior Team to compete at the ICF Wildwater World Championships in Muota, Switzerland...

Dec 1, 2017

Juniors do Australia proud at Freestyle World Championships

17-year-old Maddison Lewis will be Australia’s sole representative in the finals stage of the 2017 ICF Freestyle World Championships in Argentina, but she’s...

Dec 1, 2017


Australian freestyle team lay foundations for exciting future

The Australian Freestyle Kayak team might not be bringing home any medals from the 2017 ICF World Championships in Argentina, but they’ve gained valuable experience...

Dec 1, 2017

2017 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships

The 2017 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships are currently underway in San Juan, Argentina with an exciting contingent from Australia continuing to shine in all events....

By Australian Canoeing / Nov 30, 2017


Expression of Interest - Nomination to the Board of Directors

Australian Canoeing (AC) is seeking two new Board Directors to be part of the team that will guide the organisation through the next phase of the exciting transformation...

By Australian Canoeing / Nov 22, 2017

Hill shows he is king of the ocean racing waves

Australia’s Cory Hill has tamed wild race conditions in Hong Kong to successfully defend his ICF Ocean Racing World title, holding off a late challenge...

Nov 19, 2017


Sinclair's silver a highlight for Australia in Hong Kong

NSW teenager Georgia Sinclair has won a silver medal and there were masters gold medals for Katherine Atkinson, Sarah Davis and Julie Jenkinson at the ICF Canoe...

Nov 18, 2017

Australians quietly confident of strong showing in Hong Kong

Defending champion Cory Hill heads a strong Australian team contesting this weekend’s 2017 ICF Ocean Racing World Championships in Hong Kong. The South Australian...

Nov 17, 2017


Six Australian Canoeing members nominated for World Paddle Awards

Six Australian Canoeing members have been recognised for their achievements and investment in paddlesport in Australia by being nominated for the 2017 World Paddle...

Nov 13, 2017

2018 Slalom and Wildwater National Championships Schedule

Following discussions with Canoeing Victoria, Australian Canoeing is pleased to confirm that the 2018 Wildwater National Championships will be held in conjunction...

Nov 9, 2017


Carter, Dicker and Green Life Members of Australian Canoeing

On Saturday 4th November, 2017, Australian Canoeing held our 68th Annual General Meeting at Mantra Legends, 25 Laycock Street, Surfers Paradise. At the meeting Mr Peter...

Nov 9, 2017

Inaugural Paddle Australia Hall of Fame inductees

Australian Sporting greats Phil Coles and Helen Brownlee, as well as five time Olympian and Olympic Champion Clint Robinson, are amongst the inaugural inductees,...

Nov 5, 2017


Jessica Fox and Curtis McGrath win top gongs at Australian Canoeing Awards

Olympic medallist and 2017 Canoe Slalom World Champion in the women’s K1 Jessica Fox (NSW) took home the Canoeist of the Year Award, while Paralympic champion...

Nov 5, 2017

World Champions head list for Australian Canoeing 2017 Annual Awards

Olympic medallist and 2017 Canoe Slalom World Champion in the women’s K1 Jessica Fox (NSW) and Paralympic champion and 2017 ParaCanoe World Champion Curtis McGrath...

Nov 1, 2017


Australian Canoeing begin search for new C1 coach

COACHING POSITION AVAILABLE Applications Close: 10th November, 2017 C1 Technical / Canoe Slalom Development Coach Location: Penrith, NSW, Australia Australian...

Oct 31, 2017

Australian Canoeing recognised in NSWIS annual awards

The cream of Australia's canoe sprint and slalom teams have been announced as finalists at the 2017 NSWIS Awards Dinner. 2016 Olympic bronze medallist and 2017...

Oct 26, 2017


Paddling kicks-off at the Australian Masters Games

Paddling kicks-off at the Australian Masters Games The 16th Australian Masters Games got under way in Tasmania over the weekend with local paddler, Stephen...

By Australian Canoeing / Oct 23, 2017

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton

Congratulations to our Olympic Champion Ken Wallace, Olympic medallist Lachlan Tame, Paralympic medallist Susan Seipel and 2017 Olympic Hopes team member Carter...

Oct 18, 2017


FINALISTS FOR THE 2016-17 AUSTRALIAN CANOEING AWARDS

This year has been an amazing year for Australian paddlers with many fantastic results at National and International events. There has also been wonderful efforts...

Oct 13, 2017

SOUTHERN CUP WHITEWATER AND WILDWATER SPRINT RACES

SOUTHERN CUP WHITEWATER AND WILDWATER SPRINT RACES 1 and 2 MERSEY RIVER and BRADYS LAKE, TASMANIA NOVEMBER 4, NOVEMBER 6 Come and try your luck in the Southern...

Oct 13, 2017


Goulburn Classic

Come and paddle on one of Victoria's nicest rivers Goulburn Classic:  Sat 11th November 2017 The Goulburn Classic is Australia’s oldest canoe race. It was originally...

Oct 11, 2017

Dates confirmed for the 2018 Slalom and Wildwater National Championships

Dates confirmed for the 2018 Slalom and Wildwater National Championships   Following discussions with Canoeing Victoria, Australian Canoeing is pleased...

Oct 6, 2017


POSITIONS VACANT – ADMINISTRATION COORDINATOR

ADMINISTRATION COORDINATOR (SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK LOCATION) As the first point of contact for all Australian Canoeing members and key stakeholders, this position...

Oct 4, 2017

GET YOUR TICKETS FOR THE 2017 ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER

Oct 4, 2017


Fox shows class with stunning world title win

Australia’s Jessica Fox has bounced back from one of the most disappointing races of her career to post an emphatic K1 win at the 2017 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships...

Oct 1, 2017

Penalties prove costly at Pau World Championships

Australians Jessica Fox, Ros Lawrence and Lucien Delfour have finished outside the medals on a difficult day of racing at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships...

Sep 30, 2017


Fox and Lawrence hold form at Canoe Slalom World Championships

Jessica Fox and Ros Lawrence were the best Australian performers on day three of the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships, with both qualifying for the semi-finals...

Sep 29, 2017

Delfour and Fox lead way for Australia at World Championships

Australian Olympians Jessica Fox and Lucien Delfour are safely through to semi-final action in their respective events after qualifying rounds at the ICF Canoe Slalom...

Sep 28, 2017


Early medals for Australia at Slalom World Championships

Australia has won a silver and a bronze medal on the opening day of the 2017 ICF Wildwater and Canoe Slalom World Championships in Pau, France. Two-time Olympic...

Sep 26, 2017

ICF Canoe Marathon Newsletter 2017 #5

The ICF Canoe Marathon have published their latest newsletter. Please click here to read the newsletter.

Sep 25, 2017


Announcement - Extreme Slalom Team

On Monday 18th September the Australian Canoe/Kayak Slalom team conducted the Extreme Slalom selection for the K1W at the Worlds as per the policy. No selection...

Sep 20, 2017

LAST CHANCE! Entries Closing for Masters Games

By Connor / Sep 19, 2017


2018 Canoe Polo National Championships

Entries for the 2018 championships are now open, please click here to enter. The competition will be in West Lakes, South Australia and commencing on March 30 through...

Sep 13, 2017

Kippin rewarded for hard work with top ten finish

A top ten finish from Josh Kippin was the highlight on a gripping day of competition for the Australian athletes at the 2017 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships...

Sep 10, 2017


Silver for Fox locks away 2017 World Cups title

Jessica Fox has won a silver medal at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup final in Spain, and in doing so cemented her title as the most consistent C1 paddler in the world...

Sep 10, 2017

More good signs from Australian paddlers in South Africa

There were more encouraging results for Australian paddlers on day two of the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships in Pietermaritzburg. Daniel Mole and Mitchell...

Sep 9, 2017


Blanch leads strong Australian effort on day one at World Marathon titles

Australia has made a positive start to the 2017 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships in Pietermaritzburg, headed by 18-year-old Erin Blanch in the junior women’s...

Sep 8, 2017

Nominations for 2016-17 Annual Awards - CLOSING SOON

Sep 7, 2017


Australians set to take on the world at marathon championships

The 2017 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships begin in South Africa on Thursday, with 21 Australians entered to take on the best paddlers in the world. Australia...

Sep 7, 2017

Marathon Masters World Cup

The 2017 ICF Masters World Cup kicked off in a sweltering Pietermaritzburg on Monday. Australia opened our World Cup medal tally in the men’s C1 event where...

Sep 6, 2017


2018 Canoe Slalom National Championships

Please see the below link to the website for the 2018 Canoe Slalom National Championships: https://www.2018slalomnationals.com/ The 2018 Canoe Slalom National...

By Connor / Sep 5, 2017

Silver for Fox as Eckhardt breaks through for first World Cup final

Jessica Fox has won a silver medal to add to the gold she won 24 hours earlier in another successful ICF World Cup weekend for the two-time Olympic medallist. And...

Sep 4, 2017


Business as usual for Jessica Fox in World Cup C1

Jessica Fox’s dominance of the women’s C1 canoe slalom competition has been underlined by a ten second winning margin in her third World Cup victory of the 2017...

Sep 3, 2017

Olympians book semi-final action at Ivrea Canoe Slalom World Cup

The Australian Olympic trio of Jessica Fox, Lucien Delfour and Ian Borrows are all safely through to the semi-finals of their events at the fourth ICF Canoe Slalom...

Sep 2, 2017


Full-strength Australian squad look to make their mark in Ivrea

Australia will have a full squad of athletes taking to the water when the 2017 ICF Canoe Slalom season resumes on Friday in the picturesque Italian city of Ivrea. The...

Sep 1, 2017

Golden double for Australia on final day of World Championships

Australia has picked up two more gold medals on the final day of competition at the 2017 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, with the men’s K4 1000 and Alyce...

Aug 28, 2017


McGrath adds another gold to his growing collection

Australia's Curtis McGrath added another World Championship gold medal to his collection in Racice on Saturday, winning the VL2 final to give him a sixth career...

Aug 27, 2017

Big day for Australia at Canoe and Paracanoe Sprint World Championships

Australia will have seven boats competing for gold medals on Saturday at the ICF Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe World Championships in Racice, for most of them the biggest...

Aug 26, 2017


Curtis McGrath named on Australian Paralympic Committee's Athlete Commission

Athlete Commission established by the Australian Paralympic Committee The Australian Paralympic Committee has facilitated the establishment of an Athlete Commission...

By Connor / Aug 25, 2017

Australia's golden day at Paracanoe World Championships

Australia has made a clean sweep of all three Paracanoe gold medals on offer on the second day of the ICF 2017 Sprint Canoe World Championships in Racice, Czech...

Aug 25, 2017


Neumueller gets Australia off to a winning start at World Championships

Jocelyn Neumueller won the women’s VL1 title to cap off a successful opening day for the Australian team at the 2017 ICF Paracanoe World Championships in Racice,...

Aug 24, 2017

Grand Prix 1 - CANCELLED

Australian Canoeing unfortunately has to advise, due to a clash with other sporting events and the limited availability of accommodation, flights and transportation;...

Aug 22, 2017


Important Information - ICF Ocean Racing Events

OCEAN RACING WORLD CUP - TAHITI Confirming that the Ocean Racing World Cup event that had been set down for Tahiti on the opening weekend of September has been...

By Connor / Aug 22, 2017

McGrath keen for new challenges five years after worst day of life

The date August 23, 2012, will never be forgotten by Australian paracanoeist Curtis McGrath. That was the day the young soldier’s life changed forever; the day he stepped...

Aug 21, 2017


Nominations Now Open

Nominations are now opened for 2018 Selectors and Team Officials for the following teams: 2018 Marathon World Championships team 2018 Wildwater World Championships...

Aug 18, 2017

AUSTRALIAN CANOEING APPOINTS PHIL JONES AS NEW CEO

Australian Canoeing is pleased to announce the appointment of experienced sports administrator Phil Jones as their new CEO. Phil comes to Australian Canoeing...

Aug 9, 2017


Australian team gains great experience at World Wildwater titles

Australia’s U23 and Junior Wildwater World Championship team have gained exceptional experience from the tough competition in Europe last week. The 2017 World...

Aug 7, 2017

Bull adds silver to her World Championship gold in Pitesti

Australia’s Alyssa Bull has added a silver medal to the gold she won 24 hours earlier at the ICF Canoe Sprint U23 and Junior World Championships in Pitesti, Romania. Her...

Jul 31, 2017


Alyssa Bull is U23 sprint canoe World Champion

Australia’s Alyssa Bull has mastered a strong headwind to win the women’s U23 K1 1000 Canoe Sprint world title in Pitesti, Romania. Australia also picked...

Jul 29, 2017

Bull and the K4 men book starts in the World Championship finals

The Australian men’s K4 team and Rio Olympian Alyssa Bull have booked themselves places in finals this weekend at the ICF U23 and Junior Canoe Sprint World Championships...

Jul 29, 2017


Junior and U23 Wildwater World Champs Under Way

The Junior and U23 Wildwater World Championships have began. Our team have complete Day 1 and 2 on the Mur River at Murau, Austria. The conditions of the river have...

Jul 28, 2017

Experienced hands show the way on day one in Pitesti

Australian senior team members Alyssa Bull, Bill Bain and Jordan Wood and Riley Fitzsimmons used all their experience to lead their team to a strong opening day at the 2017...

Jul 28, 2017


Fitzsimmons and Wood plot return of World title

Riley Fitzsimmons and Jordan Wood will be out to try and re-claim the U23 K2 1000 title they won in 2015 when they compete in the ICF U23 and Junior Canoe Sprint...

Jul 27, 2017

Australia picks up bronze on final day in Bratislava

Australia has picked up another medal on the final day of the ICF Junior and U23 Canoe Slalom World Championships in Bratislava, Slovakia, with a bronze in the U23 K1 teams...

Jul 24, 2017


Fox finishes under-age career with 11th gold medal

Australia’s Jessica Fox has bounced back from heartbreak 24 hours earlier to win gold at her final individual appearance at the World U23 Canoe Slalom World Championships...

Jul 23, 2017

Late penalty costs Fox a final U23 C1 gold

A belated 50-second penalty for missing a gate has cost Australian canoe slalom paddler Jessica Fox a final U23 C1 gold at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships...

Jul 22, 2017


Noemie Fox relishes return to K1

Noemie Fox has shown she will be a strong medal contender after an impressive qualifying run in the K1 at the ICF Canoe Slalom U23 and Junior World Championships...

Jul 21, 2017

Australian Masters Games 2018

Less than a 100 days to go until Australian Masters Games 2018. Check out the latest information about the event here.

Jul 21, 2017


South-Eastern River Racing Series

Major spot prize up for grabs by competing in the South-Eastern River Racing Series! Make sure you check out all the information on the event here.

Jul 21, 2017

Choate fights back tears to deliver the race of her life

Australian paddler Alexandria Choate has fought her way through tears and personal distress to deliver the race of her life to qualify for the C1 semi-finals at the ICF Canoe...

Jul 20, 2017


Australian Canoeing Announces 2018 Domestic Season Dates

Australian Canoeing is please to announce we can confirm the following dates and venues for the 2017/18 domestic season.   Canoe Sprint Event Dates Venue Grand...

Jul 19, 2017

2018 CANOE POLO TEAM NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

Nominations for the 2018 Canoe Polo World Championships Teams are now open. Canoe Polo World Championship Team for the 2018 Canoe Polo World Championships...

Jul 19, 2017


Solid start for Australians in Bratislava

Australian paddlers have made a solid start to the 2017 ICF Canoe Slalom Junior and U23 World Championships in Bratislava, Slovakia. Daniel Watkins and Brodie...

Jul 19, 2017

Australia ready to take on World's best juniors

Australia heads into this week’s ICF U23 and Junior Canoe Slalom World Championships confident of a strong showing in Bratislava in both the men’s and women’s...

Jul 18, 2017


Invitation - 2017 ICF Ocean Racing World Cup and Oceania Ocean Racing

ICF and OCA handed to Tahiti Nui the right, after Mauritius and Portugal to Host the 3rd lap of the 2017 ICF Ocean Racing World Cup and the 1st Oceania Ocean Racing. After...

Jul 6, 2017

Fox adds final script to best 2017 weekend so far

Jessica Fox completed her most successful ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup weekend for 2017 on Sunday when she won silver behind Germany’s Ricarda Funk in the women’s...

Jul 3, 2017


Fox sizzles her way to another impressive World Cup gold

In her long canoe slalom career Jessica Fox has recorded many memorable gold medal performances, but few have been as emphatic as her win in the women’s C1 at the third...

Jul 2, 2017

Good showing from Australian team in Markkleeberg

The Australian canoe slalom team continued their consistent form of the European summer, with several strong performances on day one of the third World Cup in Markkleeberg,...

Jul 1, 2017


EOI's - Education & Safety Advisory Group

Expression of Interest for the Australian Canoeing's (AC) Education & Safety Advisory Group are now open and will close on the 14th July 2017. The Education...

Jun 29, 2017

Australians have reason to be confident in Markkleeberg

The Australian Canoe Slalom team heads into this weekend’s third ICF World Cup in Markkleeberg, Germany, full of confidence after some very exciting performances...

Jun 27, 2017


Fox back to her best in quality C1 World Cup win

It took Jessica Fox less than one week to remind everyone just how good she is, the two-time Olympic medallist demolishing the field to win gold in the C1 at the ICF Canoe...

Jun 25, 2017

Watkins and Anderson show the way in Prague

The Australian pair of Daniel Watkins and Timothy Anderson have made a solid start to the ICF Canoe Slalom second World Cup, both needing just one run to qualify...

Jun 24, 2017


The Sport Australia Hall of Fame

APPLICATIONS OPEN! Click on the below link to apply for a 2018 Sport Australia Hall of Fame Scholarship 2018 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM Applications close...

Jun 22, 2017

Frustrated Fox vows to put disappointing weekend behind her

Jessica Fox has described her feelings of anger and frustration as her chances of a medal at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup slipped away for a second day in Prague...

Jun 19, 2017


Delfour and Lawrence fight hard in Prague

Australia’s Lucien Delfour and Ros Lawrence have put in brave performances but finished outside the medals in their respective finals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World...

Jun 18, 2017

Delfour overcomes chaos to post cracking K1 time

The lead-up to Lucien Delfour’s first K1 run at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup in Prague on Friday was absolute chaos. But it seemed to work for him, with the Australian...

Jun 17, 2017


WA K4 Turnout

The WA Canoe Marathon Association held a very successful Ladies & Juniors K4 Championships at Ascot Kayak Club (as part of the Double Barkers Marathon Series...

Jun 16, 2017

Fox happy to focus on C1 in 2017 - mostly

There’s a lot of change happening in canoe slalom this year, and one difference that seems to have met with widespread approval is the opportunity to have a sneak...

Jun 16, 2017


Versatile McIntyre posts top ten result at Wildwater World Cup

Robert McIntyre, fresh off a World Cups sprint canoe campaign, has posted a top ten finish in the men's K1 at the ICF Wildwater Cup in Augsburg on the weekend. Last...

Jun 14, 2017

Young Australian team set to make their mark on 2017 Slalom World Cup season

The 2017 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup season kicks off this weekend in Prague, in the Czech Republic, with Australia fielding a ten-strong team led by Olympic silver...

Jun 14, 2017


RESIGNATION OF Ms Anita Taylor FROM AC BOARD

MEDIA RELEASE RESIGNATION OF ANITA TAYLOR FROM AC BOARD Australian Canoeing director, Anita Taylor, has resigned from the board due to family matters. Following...

Jun 9, 2017

Gold and silver for Australia on final day of sprint World Cup

Australia has picked up a gold and a silver medal on the final day of competition at the International Canoe Federation Sprint Canoe World Cup in Belgrade. Alyssa...

Jun 5, 2017


Brigden-Jones wins silver as Australia continues strong performance

Australia has won a silver medal and recorded three fourth placings on day two of the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup in Belgrade, Serbia. Jo Brigden-Jones, in one of her rare...

Jun 4, 2017

Burnett makes first international 500 final on strong day for Australian paddlers

Alyce Burnett has raced into her first senior K1 500 final in an impressive display on the opening day of the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup 3 in Belgrade. Burnett’s...

Jun 3, 2017


Ocean Racing World Cup Bulletin - Tahiti

Click here to view the latest bulletin for the Ocean Racing World Cup in Tahiti from 1st - 2nd September, 2017.

May 29, 2017

Bull and Burnett satisfied with first international race of 2017

Rio Olympians Alyce Burnett and Alyssa Bull have finished fifth in their opening K2 500 final of the European season, at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup 2 in Szeged,...

May 29, 2017


Bull snares World Cup silver in Szeged

Australian sprint canoeist Alyssa Bull has won a silver medal in the K1 1000 at her first ICF World Cup event of the European season in Szeged, Hungary. She continued...

May 28, 2017

Australia make lightning start to European sprint campaign

Australia has made an impressive start to its European canoe sprint campaign, led by the young quartet of Alyssa Bull, Cat McArthur, Alyce Burnett and Billy Bain...

May 27, 2017


Boater Cross Challenge - Cancelled

The Boater Cross Challenge scheduled for 10th - 11th June has been CANCELLED due to circumstances beyond the organisers control.

May 26, 2017

Stephens happy to let team find their feet in Szeged

Australian Canoeing National Performance Director Shaun Stephens is happy to set the bar low for the team competing at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup in Szeged,...

May 26, 2017


AC CEO POSITION ADVERTISED

Australian Canoeing (AC) has engaged Left Field Sports Solutions (a recruitment agency) to assist in  the recruitment process of a Chief Executive Officer. AC...

May 25, 2017

CEO GREG DOYLE STEPS DOWN AS CEO OF AUSTRALIAN CANOEING

Australian Canoeing (AC) CEO Greg Doyle has stepped down from his role after nine years leading the organisation. Doyle oversaw a significant amount of change...

May 24, 2017


Official bulletin - 2017 Ocean Racing World Championships, Hong Kong

It is with great pleasure that we confirm the 2017 ICF Ocean Racing World Championships will be held in Hong Kong in November. You can find all of the information...

May 24, 2017

Bull looks to build on dream Olympic year

The first year after an Olympic Games can be a bit of a struggle for some athletes, but Australian sprint canoeist Aly Bull is relishing every moment. She’s...

May 24, 2017


Sprint team arrives in Europe ahead of World Cups campaign

The Australian Canoe Sprint team has arrived in Europe ahead of the first ICF World Cup of the year in Szeged, Hungary, as they begin their new Olympic cycle. For...

May 22, 2017

Canoe Polo - ABC Report

Check out the report ABC publish on the return of Canoe Polo. The return of Canoe Polo

May 16, 2017


Australian Masters Games in North West Tasmania

Click here for information on Flatwater Canoeing and Ocean Racing events at the Australian Masters Games in North West Tasmania, 2017.

May 16, 2017

POSITIONS VACANT – ADMINISTRATION COORDINATOR

ADMINISTRATION COORDINATOR (SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK LOCATION) As the first point of contact for all Australian Canoeing members and key stakeholders, this position...

May 5, 2017


2017 Australian Freestyle Team Announcement

The Freestyle World Championship Team has been selected after athletes competed for a spot at the 2017 Freestyle National Championships. Australian Canoeing would...

May 2, 2017

2017 Australian Ocean Racing Team Announcement

The ICF have made the decision to change the athlete quotas for each National federation competing at the World Ocean Racing Championships. The quotas are now as followed; U18...

May 1, 2017


2017 Oceania Canoe Polo Championships

The 2017 Oceania Canoe Polo Championships, in April, continued the rivalry between Australia and New Zealand for dominance in the region. Held every two years, the championships...

Apr 27, 2017

Appointment of AC Director - Mr Tony Haines

State Member Associations (MAs) have actively been involved in respect to the 'casual vacancy' for an Elected Director created at the 2016 AGM. We are pleased...

Apr 11, 2017


National Pathways Update

The start of a new quadrennial Olympic cycle, is an opportunity to pause, reflect and make the necessary changes that may be required to ensure we stay ahead of our highly...

Apr 11, 2017

New Athlete Fundraising Program

Following a successful trial around the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Australian Sports Fondation have now launched a new Athlete Fundraising Program. This...

Apr 11, 2017


2017 MARATHON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TEAMS ANNOUNCED

The Marathon World Championship and Masters World Cup Teams have been selected after athletes raced for a spot at the 2017 Canoe Marathon National Championship...

Apr 10, 2017

2017 Canoe Slalom Team Announcement - NCE and World Cups

Australian Canoeing are proud to announce the following Canoe Slalom teams for 2017. Congratulations to all athletes that have been selected. 2017 Canoe Slalom...

Mar 31, 2017


DANGER – PADDLING FLOODED RIVERS

WARNING! Australian Canoeing strongly recommends that no one should use a canoe/kayak in flood water. The speed and power of the water can quickly sweep you into...

Mar 31, 2017

Olympic Hopes Team Announcement

Australian Canoeing has announced the 2017 Olympic Hopes Teams following the conclusion of the 2017 Sprint National Championships at the Sydney International Regatta...

Mar 27, 2017


2017 Canoe Polo Oceania Team Announcement

Australian Canoeing has announced the 2017 Canoe Polo Oceania teams. Congratulations to all athletes who have been selected and those whom competed throughout the National...

Mar 22, 2017

2017 Freestyle National Championships

The 2017 Australian Freestyle Kayak Championships on 8th April 2017. Please click here to find out more information about the event.

Mar 21, 2017


Sprint Team Canoe-Boat Announcement 2017

Australian Canoeing has announced the 2017 National Teams Canoe-Boat selection following the 2017 Sprint National Championships at the Sydney International Regatta...

Mar 21, 2017

ICF Canoe Marathon Newsletter 2017-2

Please click here for the latest issue of ICF Canoe Marathon Newsletter.

Mar 20, 2017


2017 Australian Canoe Marathon Championships

The 2017 Australian Canoe Marathon Championships was held in Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith, New South Wales over the 11-12 March, 2017 and was a very...

Mar 16, 2017

Position Vacant - Finance Manager

Finance Manager - Part-Time (0.8 FTE) The Finance Manager will take charge of the timeliness and accuracy of monthly reporting, providing advice and support to the executive...

Mar 15, 2017


Ocean Racing National Medalists 2017

Congratulations to all Ocean Racing competitors who participated for a successful inaugural National series. Congratulations to the medalists for each age category. OPEN...

Mar 13, 2017

Canoe deal makes a splash

3 March 2017 Hydro Tasmania has reached a nation-first agreement to further support whitewater paddling in Tasmania. For many years, the Derwent...

Mar 13, 2017


2017 FREESTYLE TEAM NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

Selection policies for 2017 Freestyle World Championships Team are now available Freestyle World Championships Team for the 2017 ICF Freestyle World Championships...

Mar 10, 2017

Club Trophy & Raj Award

At the 2017 Canoe Sprint National Championships held at the Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith the Club Trophy and Raj Award were awarded. RAJ AWARD Is...

Mar 9, 2017