Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports/Canoe-Kayak’ Category

Canoe sprinters win bronze, setting Canadian medal record for non-boycotted Olympics

Friday, August 6th, 2021

Laurence Vincent Lapointe and Katie Vincent have won Canada's 23rd medal at the Tokyo Olympics — a record for the country outside of the boycotted 1984 Games.

Canoe sprint duo Vincent Lapointe, Vincent advance to 500m semifinals

Thursday, August 5th, 2021

Canadian canoe sprint duo Laurence Vincent Lapointe and Katie Vincent are through to the 500 metres semifinals.

Canada’s Langlois, Fitzpatrick/Varga, advance to Olympic kayak and canoe finals

Monday, August 2nd, 2021
Andréanne Langlois

Andréanne Langlois will paddle for an Olympic medal on Tuesday in Tokyo. The kayaker from Trois-Rivières, Que., finished in third place in the women's K1 200-metre sprint semifinal, advancing to the 'A' final.

‘Small flame’ ignited Canada’s Vincent Lapointe through acquittal on doping charge

Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Laurence Vincent Lapointe credits a "weird little flame" inside her for helping her stay strong when it looked like her Olympic dreams would be dashed.

Canoe federation delays doping ruling on Canada’s Laurence Vincent Lapointe

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Canadian canoe star Laurence Vincent Lapointe must wait longer to find out if she will compete at the Tokyo Olympics in July as the International Canoe Federation needs more time to make a decision regarding her doping violation last year.

After anti-doping hearing, Canadian sprint canoeist Vincent Lapointe to soon learn Olympic fate

Monday, December 9th, 2019

Laurence Vincent Lapointe will learn if she is eligible to compete at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics within the next 30 days.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: 2019 world rowing championships

Thursday, September 12th, 2019

Tune into Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. This week's edition features coverage of the world rowing championships.

Watch 2019 Canadian national sprint canoe kayak championships

Monday, August 26th, 2019

CBC Sports is providing a free live stream of the 2019 Canadian national sprint canoe kayak championships from Regina.

Watch 2019 world rowing championships from Austria

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Watch live action from the 2019 world rowing championships from Austria.

Watch 2019 ICF canoe sprint world championships from Hungary

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

CBC Sports is providing a free live stream of the 2019 ICF canoe spring world championships from Hungary.