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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 will be available soon. The competition will be in West Lakes, South Australia and commencing on March 31 through to April...

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

2017 Sprint Team Announcement

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

Mar 9, 2017


Olympic veterans to lead Australia's World Cups campaign

Triple Olympian Ken Wallace and 2012 gold medallist Murray Stewart have been named in an Australian sprint canoe squad to compete on this year’s World Cup and World...

Mar 9, 2017

Position Vacant - National Centre of Excellence Sprint Development Coach

National Centre of Excellence Sprint Development Coach The National Centre of Excellence [NCE] Sprint Development Coach will learn and develop as a high performance...

Mar 8, 2017


Position Vacant - NSWIS Sprint Kayak Head Coach

NSWIS Sprint Kayak Head Coach The NSWIS Sprint Head Coach will provide leadership and direction to Sprint Canoe athletes within NSW, as well as high performance...

Mar 8, 2017

Tame relishes return to where it all began

Olympic bronze medallist Lachlan Tame has turned back the clock to win the K1 200 title at the Australian National Championships in Penrith, and says he’d like...

Mar 8, 2017


Brigden-Jones takes first step on road back to Australian team

Sprint canoeist Jo Brigden-Jones has underlined her determination to earn her place back on the Australian team with a strong performance in the K1 200 at the National...

Mar 7, 2017

Olympians look strong at Australian National titles

Two-time Olympian Murray Stewart is still undecided about whether he’ll try and qualify for Tokyo in 2020, but showed he is still in fine form by winning a third...

Mar 6, 2017


Nationals bring out the best Australian sprint canoeists

Most of Australia’s Olympic and Paralympic sprint canoe squad will hit the water for the first time competitively next week at the Australian National titles in Penrith. Olympic...

Mar 3, 2017

Sprint Pathways Update

Australian Canoeing (AC) Sprint Pathways - NTS and SDP update: NATIONAL TALENT SQUAD (NTS) - Sprint 2017 will see a shift in the direction taken with our National...

Mar 2, 2017


Media Release - Coaching Leadership Team for 2020

Media Release AUSTRALIAN CANOEING ANNOUNCE COACHING LEADERSHIP TEAM FOR 2020. The CEO of Australian Canoeing, Greg Doyle, today announced the national high performance...

Mar 2, 2017

Remotely Piloted Aircraft Policy

Australian Canoeing has adopted a Remotely Piloted Aircraft Policy on 1st March 2017. Please ensure you review and understand Australian Canoeing's new policy....

Mar 2, 2017


POSITIONS VACANT – PERFORMANCE OPERATIONS MANAGER – Canoe Slalom

PERFORMANCE OPERATIONS MANAGER – Canoe Slalom You will manage the daily operations of the Canoe Slalom High Performance Program (HP) at the National Centre of Excellence...

Mar 2, 2017

ICF Tahiti 2017 Ocean Racing World Cup

Information and invitation to attend the 2017 ICF Tahiti Ocean Racing World Cup has been published. Please click here to view the information.

Mar 1, 2017


2017 Canoe Sprint Selection Criteria Admendments

Please be advised that the Selection Criteria for 2017 Canoe Sprint Junior, Under 23 and Senior Teams has been amended. The following changes have been made: ...

Feb 27, 2017

2017 Australian Canoe Sprint and Marathon Championships Merchandise

Do not miss out order your merchandise before the Championships. Merchandise for the championship can be pre-ordered.  The cut off date has been extended to Friday...

Feb 27, 2017


Entries Closing Soon!

Canoe Sprint Nationals entries are closing Friday 24th February at 11:59pm (AEDT). Make sure you get your entries in before closing.  To enter please use following...

Feb 23, 2017

Entries open for 16th Australian Masters Games in Tasmania

With eight months to go before the 16th Australian Masters Games, entries are officially open for 45 sports that will be hosted in Tasmania’s North West from 21-28...

Feb 23, 2017


Mardi Stapleton

Mardi is a two-time Australian champion who also represented Australia at the 2015 Oceania championships. In 2016 she was selected captain of the Victorian junior...

Feb 21, 2017

Kal Rawson

Kal is a four-time Australian champion who also represented Australia at the 2015 Oceania Championships. He was captain of the U15 men’s team. In 2016, he was selected...

Feb 21, 2017


John Moore

John Moore is well known throughout canoe polo for his relaxed manner and eagerness for a chat. He has played polo for many years and is active at every level of the sport,...

Feb 21, 2017

Sarah Heard

There is nothing like lining up before the start of a game at the world championships and looking down along the line at your team mates dressed in the green and gold....

Feb 21, 2017


Duncan Cochrane

A legend in canoe polo, Duncan Cochrane OAM is an inspiration to everyone involved with the sport. He started playing in 1986, first representing Australia in 1989...

Feb 20, 2017

Australian Master Games Entries Opening Soon

Entries Open Next Week Entries for the final round of sports on offer at the 16th Australian Masters Games in Tasmania’s North West in October 2017 will open...

Feb 20, 2017


Fox posts one of her best to land another K1/C1 slalom double

Pics by Delly Carr/Australian Canoeing Two-time Olympic medallist Jessica Fox has posted one of her best runs ever on her local Penrith course to win the women’s...

Feb 19, 2017

Day three, Australian Open - live blog

12:40: Matus Benuj gives it his all, but finishes third behind the two Brits, Florence and Westley. 12:38: Ryan Westley (GBR) goes 96:70 to go into second behind...

Feb 19, 2017


Fox sisters quinella C1 final at Australian Open

Pic by Delly Carr/Australian Canoeing Three-time World Champion Jessica Fox and younger sister Noemie have finished one-two in the C1 final of the canoe slalom...

Feb 19, 2017

Day two, Australian Open - live blog

12:51: Skantar/Skantar get the gold after French team of Scianimanico/Cailhol pick up a penalty and take silver. Bronze goes to Slovakia's Kucera/Batik 12:48:...

Feb 18, 2017


Fox and Delfour solid as Europeans flex slalom muscle

Pic by Delly Carr/Australian Canoeing European paddlers have dominated the opening day of the canoe slalom Australian Open in Penrith, but Australia’s top-ranked...

Feb 17, 2017

Day one, Australian Open - live blog

17:42: USA's Lokken and NZ's Thwaite are the final two pieces of the C1 semi-finals jigsaw. 17:38: Chaloupka (CZE), Smith (USA), Zheng (CHN), Lhota (CZE), Carter...

Feb 17, 2017


World-class field to contest Australian Canoe Slalom Open

A world-class field, including four of the five top finishers in the men’s K1 at last year’s Rio Olympics, will compete in this weekend’s Australian Canoe...

Feb 13, 2017

Entries NOW OPEN! 2017 Canoe Sprint and Marathon National Championships

Entries for the 2017 Canoe Sprint and Marathon National Championships are now open. Both events are to be held at Sydney International Regatta Centre (Gate A Old Castlereagh...

Feb 10, 2017


2017 Canoe Polo National Championships

Entries for the 2017 Canoe Polo National Championships are now open! Please find all information regarding the championships here.

Feb 7, 2017

Heat wreaks havoc with final day of second Grand Prix

Oppressive conditions wreaked havoc with the final day of the second Grand Prix on Australian Canoeing’s calendar, with many events cancelled and several of the sport’s...

Feb 5, 2017


Burnett shines in the blistering heat

Pic by Rob Van Bommel/Sportscene Alyce Burnett and Alyssa Bull did Australia proud when they made the final of the women’s K2 500 at last year’s Rio Olympics,...

Feb 4, 2017

Bull upstages Rio partner in thrilling final

Pic by Rob Van Bommel/Sportscene 2016 Olympian Alyssa Bull earned bragging rights over her Rio partner, and Queensland’s Bill Bain upstaged his much more fancied...

Feb 3, 2017


GP2 Schedule Updated

After discussions with the Coaches and Team Managers at the Team Leaders meeting it was agreed that due to the forecast in hot weather the events on Saturday and Sunday...

By Australian Canoeing / Feb 2, 2017

McGrath ready to build on incredible 2016

Even if he wanted to, Australian para-canoeist Curtis McGrath has no chance of putting his 2016 achievements to one side. Not that he wants to, of course, because...

Feb 2, 2017


No half measures for Burnett in return to racing

Athletes spend years preparing for an Olympic Games, so once the event is over, many of them can’t wait to put their feet up and smell the roses for a bit. Australian...

Jan 31, 2017

Nominations open for the AC 2016 Marathon Paddler of the Year

You can nominate your chosen paddler for the 2016 AC Marathon Paddler of the Year in the following categories: Senior Male Senior Female Junior Male ...

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 31, 2017


Fox blitzes C1 field to bring up Oceania double

Photo by Jamie Troughton/Dscribe Media Two-time Olympian Jess Fox has led an Australian domination of the women’s C1 final at the Oceania Championships in Auckland,...

Jan 30, 2017

Fox all class in K1 win

Photo by Jamie Troughton/Dscribe Media Australian Jess Fox showed her undeniable kayaking class, while a tiny slip cost Luuka Jones dearly at the Oceania canoe...

Jan 30, 2017


Fox leads strong Australian charge at Oceania Championships

Ian Borrows - Pic by Jamie Troughton/Dscribe Media Services Australians have made a strong start to the Oceania Canoe Slalom Championships in Auckland, highlighted...

Jan 28, 2017

Anderson prepares for big test in Auckland

Three years after making one of those life-changing decisions that don’t always go the right way, Australian canoe slalom paddler Tim Anderson believes he can now safely...

Jan 27, 2017


2017 Canoe Slalom National Talent Squad Announcement

Australian Canoeing congratulates the following athletes have been selected for the 2017 Canoe Slalom National Talent Squad to represent Australian Canoeing and Australia. ...

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 27, 2017

GP2 Lane Draws

The regattas site has been updated with lane draws (in portrait and landscape versions), the coloured programme,  and competitor briefing – click here. The...

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 27, 2017


D'Arcy Slater Foundation Sport Scholarships Application Now Open

Applications for the 2017 summer round of D’Arcy Slater Scholarships are now open, with the application period closing at 5pm Friday, 3 February 2017. The D’Arcy...

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 27, 2017

Paddlers recognised in Australia Day honours

Australian Canoeing would like to congratulate Mr Duncan Cochrane, Mr Curtis McGrath and the late Mr Brian Trouville on being awarded OAM in the Australia Day honours....

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 26, 2017


Refreshed Lawrence primed for big 2017

Having sat out most of 2016, Australian paddler Ros Lawrence is ready to hit the water with a vengeance in 2017, determined to be on the start line in Tokyo in 2020...

Jan 25, 2017

Success for Delfour caps strong weekend for Australians in NZ

Rio Olympian Lucien Delfour showed flashes of his best form by beating a world-class field in the K1 final of the New Zealand Open near Palmerston North on the weekend. Delfour...

Jan 23, 2017


International Canoe Marathon RUSANOVKA RING

Please click here to find out information on the International Canoe Marathon Rusanovka Ring 2017.

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 18, 2017

Aus Open 2017 Entries Closing Soon

Entries for the Canoe Slalom Australian Open have now opened! The event will be held at Penrith Whitewater Stadium from Friday 17th – Sunday 19th February 2017....

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 18, 2017


2017 Wildwater World Championship Teams Announced

The Wildwater World Championship Teams have been selected after athletes raced for a spot at the 2017 Wildater National Championship at Goulburn River, Victoria...

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 13, 2017

Titles for Fox and Borrows, and an upset for Anderson

Two-time Olympic medallist Jessica Fox has overcome a severe throat infection and Rio Olympian Ian Borrows a limited preparation to post wins on the final day of the Australian...

Jan 13, 2017


Olympians challenged on day two at slalom Nationals

Experienced campaigner Rosalyn Lawrence has thrown down the gauntlet to two-time Olympic medallist, Jessica Fox, in the K1 event at the Australian National Slalom...

Jan 12, 2017

Strong start for Fox and Delfour at slalom Nationals

STRONG START FOR FOX AND DELFOUR AT SLALOM NATIONALS Olympians Jessica Fox and Lucien Delfour have made strong starts to the 2016 Australian Slalom Nationals...

Jan 11, 2017


Olympians hit the water in Penrith this week

Australia’s entire 2016 Olympic slalom squad will have their first competition of the year this week when they contest the 2017 National Championships at the Penrith...

Jan 10, 2017

Grand Prix 2 Entries Closing Soon

Grand Prix 2 entries were meant to close on Tuesday 10th January have been extended and will now close on Sunday 15th January at 11:59pm (AEDT) To enter please...

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 9, 2017


2017 National Schools titles a great success

Western Australia's Nina Mueller - pic by Dean Tonkin SEVERAL IMPRESS AT SLALOM NATIONAL SCHOOLS TITLES 18-year-old Tristan Carter has followed up his strong...

Jan 9, 2017

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 Secretary. This is a non voting...

By Australian Canoeing / Jan 2, 2017


2017 National Wildwater Championships and Southern Cup

This morning saw the National Wildwater Championships and Southern Cup races  conclude with the National Classic Championships on the Goulburn River at Eildon VIC. Not...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 30, 2016

Paddling Code to Safe Paddling

The summer holidays are here which means more people are getting out on the water in a wide range of paddle craft. Australian Canoeing wish to remind everyone...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 23, 2016


MS ANITA TAYLOR REAPPOINTED AS A DIRECTOR

Ms Anita Taylor's term as an Appointed Director of Australian Canoeing expires on the 24th December 2016 and the Directors of the Australian Canoeing Board have...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 23, 2016

Sprint Selection/ Nominations/ GP2 Entry

Selection Policies are now available for all teams here - http://canoe.org.au/disciplines/canoe-sprint/#selection-info. Team nominations are all open and can be done...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 22, 2016


Congratulations on ICF Committee Appointments

Australian Canoeing would like to congratulate the following Australians on being appointed on ICF committees. Andrea King - Paracanoe Rob Jenkinson - Ocean...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 21, 2016

Proposed Schedule of National Wildwater Championships and Selection Events

Please note the earlier start on day 1 by 30 minutes and the morning session on day 3.   Tuesday the 27th December, 2016 9.00 am Race Briefing and issue...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 21, 2016


Change of venue for National Wildwater Championships

Unfortunately due to forecasted water releases there is now a need to change the venue for the National Wildwater Championships. Organisers were advised today...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 20, 2016

OFFICE HOURS DURING CHRISTMAS

The Australian Canoeing office will be closed to the public from Thursday 22nd December to Tuesday 3rd January (inclusive). If you urgently need to contact us, our emergency...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 19, 2016


WILDWATER SELECTION Criteria AND TEAM NOMINATIONS

Nominations and Selections criterias are now opened for the 2017 Australian Wildwater Senior, Junior & Under 23 Teams to compete at the ICF Wildwater World Championships...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 16, 2016

WILDWATER NATIONAL ENTRIES - CLOSING SOON!

The 2017 Wildwater National Championship entries will be closing Wednesday 21st December 2016. Make sure you get your entries in before the closing date. Click...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 13, 2016


MEDIA RELEASE - AC NPD

MEDIA RELEASE SHAUN STEPHENS NAMED AUSTRALIAN CANOEING NATIONAL PERFORMANCE DIRECTOR Australian Canoeing (AC) is pleased to announce Shaun Stephens as the new National...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 13, 2016

Canoe Slalom Schools and National Championships Info

All participants should note that both the Slalom Schools Championships and the Slalom National Championships will be held in accordance with the recent changes...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 12, 2016


Wood and Reynolds complete clean sweep of Grand Prix titles

2016 Rio Olympian Jordan Wood and Paralympic silver medallist Amanda Reynolds have completed incredible clean sweeps of individual medals at the opening Australian...

Dec 11, 2016

Big names continue to shine in Adelaide

Olympians Jordan Wood and Riley Fitzsimmons and Paralympian Amanda Reynolds continued to impress on day two of the Australian Canoeing Grand Prix in Adelaide. Wood...

Dec 10, 2016


Rio athletes make strong start to Adelaide Grand Prix

Rio Olympic teammates Jordan Wood and Riley Fitzsimmons have fought out a tight K1 1000m final on the first day of competition at Australian Canoeing’s first Grand...

Dec 9, 2016

OLYMPIANS & PARALYMPIANS READY TO GET STRAIGHT BACK INTO ACTION

Paralympic silver medallist Amanda Reynolds will be among a small group of Rio athletes competing at this weekend’s season-opening canoe sprint Grand Prix in Adelaide. Reynolds...

By Lauren / Dec 8, 2016


NEW VENUE: SLALOM/WILDWATER SCHOOLS

STATEMENT 2016 Australian Canoeing Schools Slalom Championship The ongoing challenge for Canoe Slalom across Australia will continue to be accessible, dependable...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 8, 2016

EOIs Open for Team Officials

Expressions of Interests are now open for Team Managers and Coaches If you are interested in being involved as a Coach/Manager/Official in a 2017 National Teams...

By Australian Canoeing / Dec 7, 2016