Canoe Racing New Zealand is incredibly appreciative to receive fantastic support and sponsorship from a range of corporate, trust and national sporting organisations.

Their ongoing support is gratefully received and allows our sport to grow at the grassroots in Aotearoa and continue to achieve high levels of success on the international stage.



Zhik has been at the forefront of the water sports apparel industry propelled by product innovation and enthusiastic support of elite athletes.


SwoleFoods are making healthy eating accessible to every body. We have created delicious ready made meals with the right balance of protein, carbs and fats to help you achieve your goals. Spend more time paddling and less time in the kitchen with SwoleFoods. Enter 'paddler' at the SwoleFoods online check-out for a 10% discount.

Go Media

Proudly Aotearoa born and bred with Māori ownership, Go Media's purpose is to make a positive impact on businesses and communities throughout Aotearoa by providing them with a voice to connect and tell their story.


New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT)

Established in 1998, NZCT is one of New Zealand's largest gaming trusts with 13% of market share. They are proud of the contribution they make to local communities, particularly in the area of amateur sport and active participation.

Grassroots Trust

Grassroots Trust is dedicated to providing local funding to local communities. They share the passion and enthusiasm for amateur sport, education and various charitable community initiatives.


High Performance Sport New Zealand (HSPNZ)

HPSNZ works together with National Sporting Organisations (NSOs) to enable and empower world class performances that inspire New Zealanders. They focus on the performance pathways, wellbeing, engagement, and funding and investment for their partner sports, and place carefully chosen teams of experts around elite athletes and coaches.

Sport New Zealand (HSPNZ)

Sport NZ is a kaitiaki (guardian) of the play, active recreation and sport system in Aotearoa New Zealand. A central government agency, Sport NZ promotes and supports quality experiences in play, active recreation and sport to improve levels of physical activity and, through this, ensure the greatest impact on wellbeing for all New Zealanders.

Waipa District Council

Waipa District Council partners with the community in promoting the wellbeing of the Waipa district and its people.


Petone PAK'nSAVE

PAK'nSAVE Petone are supporters of the Canoe Racing New Zealand youth development camps.

World Travellers Elliot Travel

World Travellers Elliott Travel is a locally owned travel agency in Gisborne helping Kiwi travellers to experience the world differently.

Vaaka Cadence

The Vaaka cadence sensor performs on both single and double bladed paddles. It sends realtime stroke rate data to your watch or smartphone giving you the ability to monitor your stroke rate while you paddle.


We are looking for partners to work towards shared goals and have a range of opportunities across both participation and performance.

If you are interested in being part of our Olympic success stories or helping us to inspire and support more kiwis to pick up a paddle, we would love to hear from you.

Please contact our Chief Executive, Graham Oberlin-Brown: