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National Canoe Sprint Regattas are arranged 4 or 5 times a year and are held on the 2km regatta lake at the National Water Sports Centre, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham

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Canoe Sprint Racing in the UK is overseen by the British Canoeing Sprint Racing Committee (SRC). The national regattas being managed by the Regatta Committee

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British Canoeing actively promotes access to the sport of canoe sprint to all paddlers, coaches and volunteers, regardless of their identity, background or circumstances

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Latest News

ACM 2024 – Preliminary Notice

The Sprint Racing Section’s Annual Consultative Meeting will take place at 7.30pm on Thursday 26th September 2024, using a Zoom video conference. Information for the meeting and nomination forms will[…]

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Local Sprint Regatta – Norwich – 22 June 2024

Local sprint regatta in Norwich on Saturday 22 June 2024, supported by the SRC. Please email for more information.

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Para Regatta Qualification Times 2024

Here are the Para regatta qualification times for 2024. Para Regatta Qualification Times 2024

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Canoe Sprint is an Olympic and Paralympic sport



We have many talented athletes at the peak of their sport in the Canoe Sprint GB Team, many of whom came up through the ranks with excellent training and encouragement from their club coaches and the friendly competition of the national canoe sprint regattas. This small collage just shows four of our Olympic and Paralympic medal winners.

Left: Ed McKeever MBE, Gold, K1 200m, London 2012
Centre: Liam Heath MBE, Gold, K1 200m, Rio 2016
Right: Emma Wiggs MBE, Gold, and Jeanette Chippington MBE, Bronze, Va’a VL2 200m, Tokyo 2020

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