Archive for Canoeing

Olympics-Canoeing-New Zealand take first women's canoe gold

DORNEY, England, Aug 11 (Reuters) – New Zealand's LisaCarrington stormed through the field to take victory in theinaugural K1 200 on Dorney Lake on Saturday to add to her worldchampionship title and give her country its first women'sOlympic gold medal in sprint canoeing. The result consigned Hungarian great Natasa Douchev-Janicsto a bronze medal after she won a silver earlier in the week.She had …

Originally posted. September 6, 2012

Olympics-Canoeing-New Zealand take first women's canoe gold

DORNEY, England, Aug 11 (Reuters) – New Zealand's LisaCarrington stormed through the field to take victory in theinaugural K1 200 on Dorney Lake on Saturday to add to her worldchampionship title and give her country its first women'sOlympic gold medal in sprint canoeing. The result consigned Hungarian great Natasa Douchev-Janicsto a bronze medal after she won a silver earlier in the week.She had …

Originally posted. September 6, 2012

Waltham Cross's Lee Valley White Water Centre to expand – Hertfordshire Mercury


Hertfordshire Mercury
Waltham Cross's Lee Valley White Water Centre to expand
Hertfordshire Mercury
"Team GB's success at Lee Valley White Water Centre during the London 2012 Games has heightened the venue's status and helped to cultivate interest in canoeing, kayaking and rafting. "The development plans will see the centre better placed to cope with

Originally posted. January 1, 2013

Waltham Cross's Lee Valley White Water Centre to expand – Hertfordshire Mercury


Hertfordshire Mercury
Waltham Cross's Lee Valley White Water Centre to expand
Hertfordshire Mercury
"Team GB's success at Lee Valley White Water Centre during the London 2012 Games has heightened the venue's status and helped to cultivate interest in canoeing, kayaking and rafting. "The development plans will see the centre better placed to cope with

Originally posted. January 1, 2013

Doug Moe: High drama didn't stop canoe dream – 77Square.com

Doug Moe: High drama didn't stop canoe dream
77Square.com
The group — six men, three canoes — pitched their tents and considered the past few days. Lake Winnipeg had been brutal, nothing but wind, rain and waves. A day earlier, a black bear had been in their garbage. Nobody was hurt, but it seemed an omen.

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Originally posted. November 6, 2012

Doug Moe: High drama didn't stop canoe dream – 77Square.com

Doug Moe: High drama didn't stop canoe dream
77Square.com
The group — six men, three canoes — pitched their tents and considered the past few days. Lake Winnipeg had been brutal, nothing but wind, rain and waves. A day earlier, a black bear had been in their garbage. Nobody was hurt, but it seemed an omen.

and more »

Originally posted. November 6, 2012

MR340 Canoe Race Ends in St. Charles, MO

ST. CHARLES, MO (KPLR) – A canoe race on the longest Missouri River – the longest in the United States…

Originally posted. August 31, 2012

MR340 Canoe Race Ends in St. Charles, MO

ST. CHARLES, MO (KPLR) – A canoe race on the longest Missouri River – the longest in the United States…

Originally posted. August 31, 2012

Rowers rescue man clinging to his son's canoe

Rowers on a life-saving course rescued a man who had fallen into the Thames while canoeing with his son.

Originally posted. November 26, 2013

Rowers rescue man clinging to his son's canoe

Rowers on a life-saving course rescued a man who had fallen into the Thames while canoeing with his son.

Originally posted. November 26, 2013