Canoe Kayak Canada Announces Selection of the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships Team

Canoe Kayak Canada Announces Selection of the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships Team

Canoe Kayak Canada Announces Selection of the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships Team

July 10, 2018

Canoe Kayak Canada Announces Selection of the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships Team

Canoe Kayak Canada – “The Marathon Canoe Racing Council is excited to announce the members of Canada’s National Marathon Team that will compete at this year’s Worlds Championships in Prado Vila Verde, Portugal from September 6 to 9,” said Kristoffer Archibald, Chair of Canoe Kayak Canada’s MCRC. “Drawn from CKC’s member clubs, these athletes have demonstrated the diligence, exceptional skills and positive attitude that characterize our athletes on the world stage. We eagerly await their competitions in September!”

The following athletes were selected at the 2018 Marathon Championships Qualifiers that were held last May on Shumway Lake in Kamloops, British Columbia. The MCRC was responsible of the approval of all nominations following the selection criteria that was posted on the Canoe Kayak Canada website earlier this year.

 Category  Athlete  Hometown  Event(s)
 Junior Women’s  Canoe  Marlee MacIntosh  Halifax, NS  C-1
 Junior Women’s  Kayak  Samathan Morse  Halifax, NS  K-1
 U23 Women’s Kayak  Emma Mitchell  Winnipeg, MB  K-1
 U23 Women’s Kayak  Sam Sula  Mississauga, ON  K-1
 U23 Men’s Canoe  Florian Harkerkehrer  Winnipeg, MB  C-1
 U23 Men’s Canoe  Mateus Braga  Winnipeg, MB  C-1
 U23 Men’s Kayak  Michael Lanyon  Kamloops, BC  K-1
 Senior Women’s  Canoe  Maddy Mitchell  Winnipeg, MB  C-1
 Senior Men’s Canoe  Florian Harkerkehrer  Winnipeg, MB  C-2
 Senior Men’s Canoe  Mateus Braga  Winnipeg, MB  C-2
Visit the International Canoe Federation Website to get more information about the the 2018 Canoe Marathon World Championships and make sur to follow @PlanetCanoe and @CanoeKayakCAN to get live updates.

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