2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Champions
2014 ICF Canoe Marathon World Champio
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Gig Harbor Paddlers Cup & Expo
Gig Harbor, Washington
Join us for the first world championships on the Oklahoma River in September.
2014 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships
The 2014 Sprint Nationals, presented by USA Canoe/Kayak, will be held July 31-August 3, 2014 at Lake Lanier, Georgia.
2014 USA Canoe/Kayak Sprint Nationals
Presented by USA Canoe/Kayak and the Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club
USA Canoe/Kayak would like to congratulate the athletes who have met the selection criteria and will be representing Team USA this summer.
Announcing the U.S. National Sprint Teams
Go Team USA!
Previewing the 2014 ICF Junior & U23 World Championships Canoe Slalom
Team travels to the land down under!
The U.S. will field a veteran squad at the World Championships, including a combined 8 Olympic appearances. Fabien Lefevre, a two-time Olympic medalist for France, will be joined on Team USA by Olympians Casey Eichfeld (2012, 2008), Rick Powell (2008), Benn Fraker (2008), Jeff Larimer (2012) and Eric Hurd (2012).
RECAP: 2014 U.S. Slalom Team Trials
The members of the 2014 U.S. National Team was determined over the weekend in Charlotte at the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, NC.
In Charlotte, U.S. Sets Canoe/Kayak Team With Fast Races...
... And 'A Lot Of Fun'
Last year marked the first of three straight years in which the U.S. hosts World Championship events in various canoe/kayak disciplines, including Freestyle and Marathon.
2013 Year in Review: Paddlesports
Casey Eichfeld (Drums, Pa.) and Devin McEwan (Salisbury, Conn.) won Gold in men’s double canoe at the 2014 Oceania Championships in Penrith, Australia. It looks like the duo, who finished as high as 13th on the 2013 World Cup tour, may be starting to turn the corner.
RECAP: 2014 Oceania Championships
This past weekend USA Canoe/Kayak hosted the annual Coaching and Leadership Conference in Oklahoma City.
Coaching and Leadership Conference Wrap Up
Your hard work has resulted in being recognized for having paddled 200, 300 or 400+ km over a six week period this past fall. This is not an easy feat for these Under 14 athletes. All athletes receive USA Canoe Kayak Recognition Certificates.
Congratulations to the 2013 Barton Bantam award recipients.
Hard work pays off.
In the first season since the retirement of three-time Olympian Carrie Johnson, the battle for women’s kayak supremacy was wide open. Among a host of Oklahoma City-based paddlers, Kaitlyn McElroy (Oklahoma City, Okla.) emerged as a potent threat in both kayak singles and doubles.