Lee Valley White Water Canoe Centre in Broxbourne


Entries Tagged ‘Olympics’

David Florence – Interesting Facts

David was one of the first ever GB slalom canoeists to win a medal in both C1 and C2 individual classes at an international event; The 2009 World Cup Series. He first started recreational canoeing in 1996, and entered his first slalom race in the K1 class in May 1997. His father, George also used [...]

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Richard Hounslow – Interesting Facts

Richard was one of the first athletes to compete in both the Men’s K1 and Men’s C2 classes. His first international season doubling-up was 2009 where he medalled in both classes! His canoeing aim is to win gold at the London 2012 Olympics, in both K1 and C2 classes. Richard has a degree in Sports [...]

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Canoe Slalom Selection for 2012 Olympics

Three days of racing will be held at the state of the art Olympic Canoe Slalom venue at Lee Valley White Water Centre in Hertfordshire Friday April 13 – Sunday 15 April 2012. With only one boat per class able to qualify for London 2012, there will be some hard fought racing and nail biting [...]

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