Canoeing / Kayaking

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Hi-Res Photos – credit: Balint Vekassy / CKC   Watch Sprint World Cup 1 via live streaming video.   Mark Oldershaw (photo: Balint Vekassy/CKC)   Katie Vincent & Laurence Vincent-Lapointe (photo: Balint Vekassy/CKC)   Adam…
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The Welland indoor paddle tank

By Madison Smith; photos courtesy of WIFC What do canoe, kayak, dragon boat, and rowing have in common with the Welland International Flatwater Centre (WIFC), apart from hosting races and practices from spring until fall?…
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WRCC nominated for two National Tourism awards

By the Welland Recreational Canal Corporation The Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CSTA) PRESTIGE Awards annually recognize the best in the Canadian sport tourism industry, and the national awards highlight the people, places and events that…
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Welland to host the 2018 ICF Canoe Polo World Championships

OTTAWA – Following in the wake of a successful hosting of the 2013 ICF Canoe Sprint Junior and Under 23 World Championships, the International Canoe Federation has awarded the 2018 Canoe Polo World Championships to…
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Dedication and passion make CanoeNiagra2013 a true success

Last week in Welland, Ontario, while young paddlers from around the world were competing in one of their first big international regattas, I wasn’t able to really reflect on what the event meant. Staring at…
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A sport with 2,000 years of history

Story and photos by the South Niagara Canoe Club Sometimes thought of as a new team sport, the South Niagara Canoe Club has embraced dragon boat paddling and racing, a sport originating more than 2,000…
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Water Dragons

Sometimes thought of as a new team sport, the South Niagara Canoe Club has embraced dragon boat paddling and racing, a sport originating more than 2000 years ago in ancient China. We push off the…
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