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WomenCAN International Responds to New York Times on Olympic Canoeing & Gender Equality

Posted On: July 17th, 2017

Olympics & Gender Equality: Why Focusing on Men “Losing” and Women “Winning” Misses the Boat.

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IOC Approves 3 Women's Canoe Events for Tokyo 2020

Posted On: June 9th, 2017

IOC Approves 3 Women's Canoe Events to debut for Tokyo 2020.

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2016 Slalom Season Preview - Prep for Rio 2016 Olympics - Still No Women's Canoe

Posted On: March 22nd, 2016

John Gregory gives his preview for the 2016 Canoe Slalom season as athletes prepare for the Rio Games. Women's Canoe still excluded.

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Campeonato de España de Invierno, Sevilla 2016

Posted On: March 14th, 2016

Nearly 40 women and girls competed in the Winter Championship of Spain 5000 meter event.

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CBC Sports: Vincent-Lapointe fights notion that canoeing is bad for women’s bodies

Posted On: February 24th, 2016

CBC Sports - Player's Voice - by Laurence Vincent Lapointe.

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Jessica Fox Leads Australian Trifecta in Australian Open

Posted On: February 9th, 2016

It was an Aussie Showcase at the 2016 Australian Open - with Australians claiming the top 4 spots in the Women's C1 (singles canoe) Final.

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Katie Vincent Pulling for Women’s Canoe Approval in 2020 Olympic

Posted On: January 21st, 2016

Katie Vincent is lobbying hard for the International Olympic Committee to approve the recent International Canoe Federation proposal for 3 women’s canoe event

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Perrone Says Women's Canoe Moving a Step Closer to Olympics "Really Exciting"

Posted On: January 20th, 2016

When asked why she paddles a canoe if women are still barred from competing in the the Olympic Games, Perrone said she simply enjoys paddling a canoe.

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2015 Through the Eyes of SportenPlovdiv.com: Staniliya Stamenova - Bulgaria's ONLY World Champ

Posted On: January 16th, 2016

The eleventh edition of "2015 through the eyes of SportenPlovdiv.com" introduces you to the only Bulgarian World Champion.

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Olympic Door Swings Open for Female Canoe Athletes

Posted On: January 15th, 2016

Olympic door swings open for female canoe athletes such as Dartmouth’s Hannah MacIntosh.

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ICF Approves New Race Program for 2020 Olympics - Includes 3 Women's Canoe Events

Posted On: January 14th, 2016

The International Canoe Federation (ICF) has approved a race program highlighting gender equality at the 2020 Olympic Games.

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World Champion Staniliya Stamenova Voted One of 2015's Top Sportspersons in Bulgaria

Posted On: January 13th, 2016

World & European Champion Canoeist Staniliya Stamenova once again voted as one of Top Sportspersons in Bulgaria

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