ICF Canoe Sprint Olympic Canoeing

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

CBC Sports – Player’s Voice – by Laurence Vincent Lapointe. The battle to get women’s canoe into Olympics turns personal for Canadian Canoeist Laurence Vincent-Lapointe. In her own words, the first and 10-time Women’s Canoe Sprint World Champion writes:“It has been my dream that the ICF would agree that our level was high enough to […]

ICF Canoe Slalom ICF Canoe Sprint Olympic Canoeing

ICF Executive Committee 100% Male / Board 90% Male

2016 is a critical election year for the International Canoe Federation (ICF).  With the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Vision 2020 requiring gender equality in sports and greater representation of women in leadership positions, the ICF has an opportunity to show it is living by its motto:  “Always Moving Forward”.   After nearly a century, the ICF remains […]