“I want to go to the Olympics and that’s impossible to wait another six years for C1,” Ros Lawrence (AUS)

“I want to go to the Olympics and that’s impossible to wait another six years for C1.” Rosalyn Lawrence, top Slalom canoeist, Australia, told The Northern Star. Australia’s Ros Lawrence is top C1 and K1 slalom paddler, but has preferred C1 over the years in hopes of competing in C1 in 2016.  However, now she […]

Canoe Kayak Magazine (France) Interview with 2013 C1 Slalom Canoe World Champion Jessica Fox

Canoe Kayak Magazine (France) Interview with 2013 C1 Slalom Canoe World Champion Jessica Fox (Australia).   http://www.canoe-kayak-mag.fr/actu_canoe_kayak/competitions/jessica-fox-la-grande-interview/ This is a fantastic interview (in French) with a world class athlete and class-act person.  Jessica talks about her Canoe Slalom victories, her 2012 Silver medal in slalom kayak at the London Olympics, and her disappointment that women […]

Women’s Canoe – Nothing New!

Women’s Canoe is Nothing New!  Check out these videos and photos from 1923 and 1925 of awesome Canadian women in the Canadian “C-15” – 15 person War Canoes.   Courtesy of British Pathé Ltd. We even have a photo from 1918 of a mixed (male/female) C2 (two person canoe) from the Washington Canoe Club in Washington, […]