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Aussie girls strike gold in Slovakia

Aussie girls strike gold in Slovakia

12 September 2011

Australia's Jessica Fox, Ros Lawrence and Leanne Guinea won gold on the final day of the Canoe and Kayak Slalom World Championships, taking the C1 teams title at Bratislava in Slovakia.

AOC Feature: Tradie's sea change turns to Gold

AOC Feature: Tradie's sea change turns to Gold

26 August 2011

More than a decade ago a national canoe/kayak athlete by the name of Jimmy Owens was training hard while working building roofs. The promising Queensland Academy of Sport paddler loved the building game but was struggling to perform in the boat.

Silver lining from Szeged Sprint Worlds

Silver lining from Szeged Sprint Worlds

22 August 2011

Australian Canoeing’s National Performance director Richard Fox said despite the lack of a gold medal at the Championships, he was confident about the path the national team was taking.

Women shine in Szeged

Women shine in Szeged

19 August 2011

While a lot of the attention was on the men, the Australian women went to work and delivered their country’s first four entries to the 2012 Olympics during today’s action at the 2011 ICF World Sprint Championships.

World Cup canoe title for Lawrence

World Cup canoe title for Lawrence

15 August 2011

Ros Lawrence claimed the overall World Cup series title with victory in the Canoe Slalom World Cup final in Prague.

AOC Feature: Slalom athletes tackle Olympic course

AOC Feature: Slalom athletes tackle Olympic course

1 August 2011

London was literally on the horizon when the Australian canoe/kayak slalom team raced at the 2012 Olympic course over the weekend. Paddling with one eye on the test event and another on the Games, the Aussies soaked up as much as they could on a tough Olympic course.

Australian sweep in slalom World Cup

Australian sweep in slalom World Cup

4 July 2011

Australia's women canoe slalom paddlers scored a sensational trifecta at the second World Cup of the year in L'Argentiere, France on Saturday.

Nicholls caps big day for canoe team

Nicholls caps big day for canoe team

23 May 2011

Alana Nicholls capped a big day for the Australian canoeing team by winning a gold medal at the World Cup meet in Racice, Czech Republic.

Nicholls caps big day for canoe team

Nicholls caps big day for canoe team

23 May 2011

Alana Nicholls capped a big day for the Australian canoeing team by winning a gold medal at the World Cup meet in Racice, Czech Republic.

Pioneer for women in sport honoured by AOC

Pioneer for women in sport honoured by AOC

14 May 2011

Helen Brownlee has been honoured as the first woman awarded life membership of the Australian Olympic Committee.