Canoe Kayak Canada (CKC) is pleased to announce the 2021 Sprint World Championship teams – Senior, Under 23, Junior and Olympic Hopes.
Following a week of exciting racing at the 2021 Sprint National Championships at the Rideau Canoe Club, athletes were selected based on their performances in their respective events throughout the week.
“It was very exciting to see so many talented paddlers back in action here in Canada following such a long hiatus,” said Chief Technical Officer, Graham Barton. “It will be great to return to international competition with many of our Tokyo Olympians and future 2024 and 2028 Olympic hopefuls in action. We are confident our COVID safeguards, combined with the host organizing committee protocols, will offer a safe environment for all of our travelling teams.”
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Canoe Kayak Ontario (CKO) Sprint is proud to share that 33 Ontario athletes have been named to the Olympic Hopes, Junior, U23, and Senior World Championships. Ontario team members are listed below.
2021 SENIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM
Copenhagen, Denmark from September 15-19
2021 JR & U23 CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM
Montemor-o-Velho, Portugal from September 3-6th
2021 U16 & U17 OLYMPIC HOPES TEAM
Racice, Czech Republic from September 10-12th, 2021