Canoe Kayak Canada announced its sprint National Teams for the 2016-2017 season. We are pleased to have 6 athletes distributed in the different National Teams. The National Team consists of carded athletes who are part of Sport Canada’s Athlete Assistance Program. The NextGen 2024 Team is composed of targeted athletes who have demonstrated they are on track to achieve make a final at the 2024 Olympic Games. The Academy Team is composed of junior athletes who have demonstrated the potential for future international success based on performance indicators. Congratulations to all nominated athletes!
The Ontario Canoe Sprint Racing Affiliation (OCSRA) just announced the list of athletes and alternates who have been nominated for the 2016-2017 Ontario Team Program.
The Ontario Team Program offers three (3) types of support: Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative (“OHPSI”) program, Quest for Gold - Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (“OAAP”), and Ontario Development Team. Full information of the selection process can be found in this document.
In the list there are 18 Rideau athletes names. Congratulations to all nominated athletes!
Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative (OHPSI) Program:
Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP)*
Ontario Development Team
Here you can see the full list of nominated athletes.