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Covid-19 Watersports Response

Covid-19 Watersports Response

Date:Thursday, 26 March 2020

As we move into Alert Level 4, the government, police and coastguard have updated and clarified their stance on watersports. ...

CRNZ response to Olympic and Paralympic Postponement

CRNZ response to Olympic and Paralympic Postponement

Date:Wednesday, 25 March 2020

Canoe Racing NZ fully accepts the decision of the IOC and the Japanese Government to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games to 2021.
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Covid-19 and the CRNZ Community

Covid-19 and the CRNZ Community

Date:Thursday, 19 March 2020

Our clubs are likely to be affected by new restrictions and protocols caused by the Covid-19 outbreak. It is important that clubs and members are aware of good practice in order to ensure a safe ...

Covid-19 Update

Covid-19 Update

Date:Thursday, 19 March 2020

COVID-19 response update for the CRNZ community ...

Surf Ski World Champs awarded to Takapuna

Surf Ski World Champs awarded to Takapuna

Date:Monday, 16 March 2020

In a major coup for the sport of surf ski racing in New Zealand, Canoe Racing NZ in partnership with Takapuna Boating Club in Auckland has been awarded the right to host the 2022 World Surf Ski ...

NZ Kayak Marathon Champs

NZ Kayak Marathon Champs

Date:Thursday, 5 March 2020

Ahead of the 2020 New Zealand Kayak Marathon Championships at the Waitemata Canoe and Multisport Club in West Auckland a trio paddlers offer their perspective on the value and benefit of entering the ...

Introducing Gavin Elmiger

Introducing Gavin Elmiger

Date:Friday, 28 February 2020

Canoe Racing NZ Coach of the Year Gavin Elmiger has been at the heart of life at the North Shore Canoe Club for the past decade and a half. We chat to the coaching devotee to find out more about his ...

West is best

West is best

Date:Friday, 21 February 2020

Entries are now open for the 2020 New Zealand Kayak Marathon Championships at the Waitemata Canoe and Multisport Club, where competitors will take on the challenge of paddling the narrow Henderson ...

Lisa and Ashton at the double

Lisa and Ashton at the double

Date:Sunday, 16 February 2020

Lisa Carrington claimed a top-quality victory against a high-class field in the final of the open women’s K1 500m on the concluding day of the 2020 NZCT New Zealand Canoe Sprint Championships on Lake ...

Classy Zach takes K1 1000m title

Classy Zach takes K1 1000m title

Date:Saturday, 15 February 2020

Rising talent Zach Ferkins executed the finest paddle of his burgeoning career to secure the open men’s K1 1000m crown on day two of the NZCT New Zealand Canoe Sprint Championships on Lake Karapiro. ...

Lisa reigns supreme in world-class race

Lisa reigns supreme in world-class race

Date:Friday, 14 February 2020

Lisa Carrington blitzed to the open women’s K1 200m title with a typically masterful display on day one of the 2020 NZCT New Zealand Canoe Sprint Championships at a sun-drenched Lake Karapiro. ...

Lisa set to light up Nationals

Lisa set to light up Nationals

Date:Wednesday, 12 February 2020

The first competitive appearance this season of reigning double world champion Lisa Carrington will form the centrepiece of the 2020 NZCT New Zealand Canoe Sprint Championships at Lake Karapiro from ...

Inaugural Heads to Harbour Race

Inaugural Heads to Harbour Race

Date:Thursday, 23 January 2020

Club Focus

Club Focus

Date:Friday, 20 December 2019

The Hawkes Bay Kayak Racing Club won the Club of the Year Prize at the 2019 CRNZ Sports and Recognition Awards. We find out more about a club that has produced New Zealand international paddlers ...

Taris’ road to recovery

Taris’ road to recovery

Date:Thursday, 12 December 2019

After standing down from the men’s elite squad earlier this year following a mysterious heart condition some might have assumed it was the end of the kayaking road for Taris Harker. ...

Toasting Success

Toasting Success

Date:Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Canoe Racing New Zealand’s toasted the great and good in the sport at the 2019 Sports and Recognition Awards in Rotorua at the weekend. ...

Ben’s awesome foursome

Ben’s awesome foursome

Date:Monday, 9 December 2019

Ben Duffy lit up Blue Lake 2 as the Arawa Club paddler enjoyed an outstanding regatta highlighted by a striking 200m treble on Lake Tikitapu. ...

Max and Kurtis seek to ignite Blue Lake 2

Max and Kurtis seek to ignite Blue Lake 2

Date:Thursday, 5 December 2019

New Zealand’s emerging men’s K2 1000m crew of Max Brown (Whanganui) and Kurtis Imrie (Mana) will take centre stage at Blue Lake 2 in Rotorua this weekend (Dec 7-8). ...

Clarke racks up eighth straight title

Clarke racks up eighth straight title

Date:Wednesday, 4 December 2019

Rachel Clarke won her eighth title in champagne paddling conditions at the 2019 Vaikobi Auckland King and Queen of the Harbour and a new winner was crowned in the men’s field with South African Nick ...

Vaikobi King and Queen of the Harbour - ready set...

Vaikobi King and Queen of the Harbour - ready set...

Date:Friday, 29 November 2019

The second edition of the 2019 Vaikobi King and Queen of the Harbour – New Zealand’s premier surf ski event – is set to hit Auckland’s scenic Waitemata Harbour on Saturday (Nov 30). ...

 
 
 
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